Sonoran Sunrises & Sunsets

During my business trip to Arizona and Sonora, I had a chance to partake in a couple of early morning runs and late evening swims. I always enjoy my travels in the Southwest United States and Northwest Mexico. The Sonoran Desert is a beautiful place and a wonderfully dynamic ecosystem. A lot of folks use the term, “desert” to describe a wasteland or nothingness. The Sonoran Desert, and any desert, is far from that. Using the word desert that way is a misnomer.

I never tire of the view from my balcony at the Marinaterra in San Carlos, Sonora. Teta Kawi is such an iconic mountain and the marina in the lovely harbor is so picturesque. Both sunrises and sunsets are fabulous. It was magnificent.

In Phoenix, I had a long layover during my return trip, so I drove to Scottsdale for an event that I was invited to attend at Taliesin West. The late afternoon sun bathed the desert with awesome light.

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