Iron.

…Light stains the rustic color of the basement floor. If it wasn’t for the sun you wouldn’t even see notice the dust on the floor as the sun rises. The light from your station lights the places you work from – the places the your lantern can’t reach. As the sun rises, you see your…

Clearwater.

…You wake up on a beach, enjoying the time away from the salt lakes of Utah. The pleasantly clear water doesn’t remind you of the last time you visited a major ocean, since it’s a more genuine and less polluted example. Since this place isn’t ravaged, it’s much easier to enjoy your time here. There’s…

Bone.

…The haunting melody that might persist if this was just a dream, it comes around with Halloween. You recognize the dimness that comes with the true red color of blood, deoxygenated, as it flows around bone and nerve in your nervous system. The gray hubcaps of your car are shinier, but they had a similar…

Absolute Zero.

…Cold, light and brittle temperatures. You awake to the azure skies and experience the reality of your environment – absolute zero. You enjoy the cold at times, and maybe not at others. Once bundled up, you move to explore what you came here for – a little time away from the south. The trip is…