Items by Michael Branch

Rants from the Hill: The Hills are Alive
In which the Great Basin is reimagined as the Austrian alps
Rants from the Hill: Lucy the Desert Cat
On learning to live with the not-so-wildlife
Rants from the Hill: A visit from the Mary Kay lady
Mud season brings an unexpected visitor to the ranting hill
Rants from the Hill: What would Edward Abbey do?
The desert rat as guiding light for mountain men
Rants from the Hill: Running into winter
On becoming the "Mercury of Silver Hills"
Rants from the Hill: The Ghost of Silver Hills
Documenting the discovery of an high desert man cave
Rants from the Hill: In Defense of Missiles
On hurling things from a Nevada hilltop
Rants from the Hill: Walking to California
The invisible line between the Silver and Golden states
Rants from the Hill: Customer Cranky
Encounters with the Postal (dis)Service
Rants from the Hill: Them! and Us
The invasion of the winged ants
Rants from the Hill: A thousand-mile walk to home
365 days of foot travel in the high desert
Rants from the Hill: Greetings from Nevada
On mastering the two-fingered wheel wave