You are browsing the archive for 8 June 2011 - Mountain Beltway.

8 June 2011

A rose quartz gravestone

A rose quartz gravestone

On Monday when I went to Powell’s grave, I noticed a few “boulder with a plaque” gravestones, the most distinctive of which was this lovely chunk of rose quartz: Quartz is a good choice, since it’s very very very stable at Earth surface conditions, and thus will stick around a lot longer than, say, a marble tombstone. I still think I’d rather opt for a rock bearing tectonic structures or …

Read More >>

6 Comments/Trackbacks >>