… in the absence of water in the San Rafael Swell in western Utah.
The Swell’s eastern edge lies 30 miles west of Green River, Utah. See here for more. This extraordinary section of the Colorado Plateau is the heart of the setting for my first novel, Mapping Utah.
A lone juniper on the Colorado Plateau east of Green River, Utah …
This sculpture on a hilltop in Green River, Utah, and its companion pay homage to math — yep, math — specifically the golden ratio and the Fibonacci sequence. Read about them here and here.