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A Much-Needed Escape

The last few weeks have been hectic in the Martin household.  In fact, the Martin household no longer includes a house!  We listed our home for sale in early March…and it sold in five hours.  We found a house we want … Continue reading

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Chasing Steam

On Wednesday, I left the house at seven in the morning.  Not for work, as usual…but for a day of tracking.  My friend Nic picked me up and we headed southeast.  We weren’t tracking a storm, or the historic journey … Continue reading

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Farewell to the Charcoal Oven

I worked this past weekend.  In my current role, my rotating weekends start at 6:00 AM and last until 3:00 PM.  That schedule typically discourages me from travel, but there was an event in Oklahoma on Saturday that I couldn’t miss. … Continue reading

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The Crookton Overpass

This past summer, I took a road trip out west to experience Route 66 through California, Arizona, and New Mexico.  It was a delightful experience, spending a week among the mesas and scrub brush of the American West.  I wrote … Continue reading

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