One More Season – Thousands of More Visitors

My summer at Mesa Verde is now complete; it was my 5th season at Mesa Verde National Park and my 9th season since 2011 with the National Park Service. I learned a lot this season about my leadership skills, my idea of professionalism, and more. Like last summer, it was still a weird feeling to…

My Winter at Mesa Verde

I know I haven’t written in a while, I have struggled with how to write my experience this winter at Mesa Verde. As I sit here in the office I am surrounded by the busy hum of the new seasonals on their week of training. I will admit, I’m feeling a little tinge of sadness…

Leaving Is Never Easy

Participating in the Weekly Writing Challenge “Fifty” To My Family and Friends Soon I have to pack my bags and move again, but leaving is never easy. I move for my job, park to park, but leaving is never easy. I love my job and work is always fun, but leaving is never easy. Leaving…

The Bum Life

I have been getting a lot of questions by the people I run into, about what I’m doing next, or even what I’m doing now.  Not really sure what I’m doing next job wise, and I am currently just being a bum. There has been a lot of time spent on the couch, in pajamas,…