A REVERENCE FOR TREES

  Grandfather Mac was in the wholesale lumber business, he traveled the midwest selling lumber to lumberyards. He spent his life, earning his living, by the board foot. In his mid life they lived in a small mansion that they could not afford. My grandmother confided in me one day and told me that Grampa…
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Thirty-Five Feet Of Twitchers

Our party is comprised of six people: Five-foot seven, five-foot eight, six-foot, six-foot two, six-foot four and six-foot six; all of that equals = 35 feet and then some. In Great Britain people who are bird watchers are often times called “Twitchers.” I suspect it sounds a bit derogatory? I find myself surrounded by my…
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Three Rivers Petroglyphs

THREE RIVERS PETROGLYPHS Late January 2013 The sun rise over the Sierra Blanca Mountains was interrupted by a SONIC BOOM!….as was our peaceful slumber. We peer out of our StarShip (the name for our R.V.) and thirty miles distant we can see the reflecting sands of White Sands Missile Range north of Alamogordo, NM. Rumor…
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Road Notes – SR 71

SR 71- Blackbird January 29 2013 We meet all manner of people on the road and seldom find anyone that doesn’t have some curious background, hobby or interest. We see thousands of RV’s with detailed graphics painted on their vehicles lions, hawks, eagles, Harley Davidson logos and all manner of symbols of flags & patriotism.…
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-THROUGH THE EYES OF OTHERS-

    I’ve always enjoyed and appreciated understanding other people and their opinions. Sometimes they coincide with my own opinions, and at other times are completely the opposite. Whatever the topic and wherever on earth, it allows me to understand the diversity of thought and the processes that go into formulating  beliefs.     Three…
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