B. Scott Holmes

Just trying to stay alive and keep my sideburns too
Kuna Glacier circa 1975

The Kuna Glacier circa 1975. It no longer looks like this.



I Ching Trigrams

"Face it Tim, we’ve broken the sky, and we will have to pay for it.", Martin Cohen

  • Quaternary Geographer
  • Professional Cartographer/Remote Sensing Analyst
  • Park Ranger
  • Database Application Developer (Informix, PostgreSQL, MySQL etc)
  • HTML, CSS, PHP and most recently Drupal Designer
  • Retail Grunt
  • Mark Twain Aficionado

Roughing It - Chapter 20

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 11:22 -- scott
The Great American Desert—Forty Miles on Bones—Lakes Without Outlets—Greely's Remarkable Ride—Hank Monk, the Renowned Driver—Fatal Effects of "Corking" a Story—Bald-Headed Anecdote
A Live Voice Presentation Recorded at
The Deck
in the virtual world of Second Life
as read by SLClemens
April 14, 2011

Roughing It - Chapter 19

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 10:54 -- scott
The Digger Indians Compared with the Bushmen of Africa—Food, Life and Characteristics—Cowardly Attack on a Stage Coach—A Brave Driver—The Noble Red Man
A Live Voice Presentation Recorded at
The Deck
in the virtual world of Second Life
as read by SLClemens
April 14, 2011

Roughing It - Chapter 17

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 08:43 -- scott
Three Sides to all Questions—Everything "A Quarter"—Shriveled Up—Emigrants and White Shirts at a Discount—"Forty-Niners"—Above Par—Real Happiness
A Live Voice Presentation Recorded at
Fate Gardens
in the virtual world of Second Life
as read by SLClemens
April 12, 2011

Roughing It - Chapter 15

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 00:57 -- scott
A Gentile Den—Polygamy Discussed—Favorite Wife and D. 4—Hennery for Retired Wives—Children Need Marking—Cost of a Gift to No. 6—A Penny- whistle Gift and its Effects—Fathering the Foundlings—It Resembled Him—The Family Bedstead
A Live Voice Presentation Recorded at
Fate Gardens
in the virtual world of Second Life
as read by SLClemens
April 12, 2011

Roughing It - Chapter 14

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 00:12 -- scott
Mormon Contractors—How Mr. Street Astonished Them—The Case Before Brigham Young, and How he Disposed of it—Polygamy Viewed from a New Position
A Live Voice Presentation Recorded at
Fate Gardens
in the virtual world of Second Life
as read by SLClemens
April 12, 2011

Roughing It - Chapter 13

Mon, 04/18/2011 - 23:59 -- scott
Mormons and Gentiles—Exhilarating Drink, and its Effect on Bemis—Salt Lake City—A Great Contrast—A Mormon Vagrant—Talk with a Saint—A Visit to the "King"—A Happy Simile
A Live Voice Presentation Recorded at
Fate Gardens
in the virtual world of Second Life
as read by SLClemens
April 12, 2011

The War Prayer

Wed, 04/13/2011 - 10:31 -- scott
"No, I have told the whole truth in that, and only dead men can tell the truth in this world. It can be published after I am dead."
A Live Voice Presentation Recorded at
Fate Gardens
in the virtual world of Second Life
as read by SLClemens
April 12, 2011

Roughing It - Chapter 12

Sat, 04/09/2011 - 12:20 -- scott
A Mormon Emigrant Train—The Heart of the Rocky Mountains—Pure Saleratus—A Natural Ice-House—An Entire Inhabitant—In Sight of "Eternal Snow"—The South Pass—The Parting Streams—An Unreliable Letter Carrier—Meeting of Old Friends—A Spoiled Watermelon—Down the Mountain- -A Scene of Desolation—Lost in the Dark—Unnecessary Advice—U.S. Troops and Indians—Sublime Spectacle—Another Delusion Dispelled—Among the Angels
A Live Voice Presentation Recorded at
Fate Gardens
in the virtual world of Second Life
as read by SLClemens
April 5, 2011

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