Melissa writes a photo blog that explores the beauty of Arizona, the Western US and the Western Hemisphere.
Slot Canyons are a distinctly desert feature, a narrow winding canyon cut by water through sandstone.
With just a glance, it might look like this tree is seen through some sort of cave, roofed with gnarled roots.
Clear Creek has disappeared. Beamed up by aliens? No, it has been completely rerouted by the recent flooding.
The recent cold temperatures have produced a vast array of natural art within the puddles around town.
Although it's still blustery and we're still starting the days with below freezing temps, we know spring is getting ready for its grand entrance.
On the last day of 2018, Camp Verde had a rare 4-inch snowfall.
Fort Verde really does the holiday up right.
A full moon coming up is almost always picture-worthy, but this one had an extra ... twist.
Whereas much of the Verde Valley wears its cloak of gray-green until midwinter, there is a hidden treasure in Oak Creek Canyon
Living in Arizona is tough; tough for people, tough for animals, tough for plants.