" The thin trees down. The waterways a gray sludge. A blackened jackstraw land. "
Silex spring in Yellowstone National Park. - Credit: Mila Zinkova
" They sat in the road and ate leftover skillet bread "
Skillet bread - Credit: ponto
Skillet bread, as the name suggests, is a simple bread that can be made in a frying pan, often over an open fire.
Recipe: Skillet Corn Bread
" he stopped and picked up an arrowhead "
White quartz, with gyrolite and calcite - Credit: Rob Lavinsky
These remnants remind us of past battles, civil wars between men, and between natives and colonisers.
" on the shelves several dozen quart jars "
Stacks of home-canned food, preserved in mason jars.
Many fruits and vegetables can be preserved by home-canning, heating food in a sealed glass jar.
There is a risk of botulism and other types of food poisoning if not done correctly.