Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Road is Life and other Travel Truths

My youngest daughter, Megan, gave me a wonderful gift for Christmas in preparation for this trip and others planned. On Christmas morning I opened a box containing The Tao of Travel by Paul Theroux and have since found it to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Across the wide Missouri

Shout out to my old colleagues at Fleishman-Hilliard in St. Louis — and the wonderful renegade, Aaron. Still miss you guys! On to the Land of Lincoln.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Inner Travel

What a blessing I’ve been given to have 40 whole days dedicated predominantly to seeing, hearing, touching, tasting and feeling this amazing land. The gift of time is so humbling to me as time is a treasure beyond value. Having … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Huckleberry Hound Update

I feel about huckleberry kind of like Bubba felt about shrimp. You can drink it. You can spread it. You can freeze it. You can chew it…. And no matter the form, huckleberry is always good! I’ve tried it in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Big Country, Big Art

The buttes and plains of North Dakota coming out of Theodore Roosevelt National Park led us down into the Black Hills of South Dakota yesterday – which by the way only look black because the pine trees thickly blanketing them … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Long and Windy Road

May 16, 2012 One of my favorite songs from the old musical, Oklahoma!, is the title song of the same name which includes the line “where the wind comes sweeping down the plains…” Did Rogers and Hammerstein venture to the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Loonies, Toonies and other things Canadian

I’ve really liked our neighbors to the north ever since I meet three handsome Canadians during Spring Break in Ft. Lauderdale when I was 19 years old.  Despite the fact that one of the young men carried the moniker, Wolfe, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment