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Comanche Territory & Frontier Towns

When I have a road trip planned, it’s easier to wake up early.  Granted, I don’t usually leave at 5:00 AM, but on Sunday that is what I did.  I was attending a quarterly Oklahoma Route 66 Association meeting in … Continue reading

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On the Road with Michael – The Best Land Under Heaven

(other installments of this series here) Tuesday, the final full day of my journey with Michael Wallis.  We got off to an early start since we had a drive to Illinois first thing.  Before we even left St Louis, though, … Continue reading

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Winding Through Missouri

When I hopped on the highway this morning, I didn’t head to the office like normal.  At least, not to MY office.  My employer sent me to Columbia, Missouri to do some job shadowing at a satellite office.  I love … Continue reading

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Traveling the Western C’s

Last Monday, I hopped on a plane to Chicago for work.  Although I was there for several days and had my camera with me, I boarded the plane back to Tulsa on Wednesday without taking a single picture.  It was a … Continue reading

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Through the Prairie State (Saturday, Part II)

I never feel like I have enough time when I’m visiting somewhere, even if I’ve been there dozens of times.  I definitely felt that way in Chicago, especially considering it was Samantha’s first time.  Alas, the drive home would take … Continue reading

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