Peter Shelton

The Monastery of Pure Landscape

Posted in Road Trips West, Watch columns by pshelton on July 22, 2011

Years ago, I overheard some German motorists in the visitor center in Moab say: “Ya, zis is ze first time ve are traveling in pure landscape!” (more…)

It Happened in Sun Valley

Posted in At the Movies, Ski history, Watch columns by pshelton on April 7, 2011

The last time I was in Sun Valley, Arnold Schwarzenegger, who was not yet the governator, broke his femur on the ski hill. The people I was with speculated about it: how big was the fall to have snapped a bone inside all that muscle? (more…)