Tag Archives: roadside

A Buzzing in the Air

Last weekend was the first (hopefully annual) NeonFest in Arcadia, Oklahoma.  Several of my roadie friends decided to put on a small festival dedicated to the iconic roadside signage that has lined the Mother Road for decades.  People were coming … Continue reading

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Monuments to Tulsa Transportation

Shortly after noon today, I was walking through the cold in west Tulsa. I’d stopped at Howard Park on Southwest Boulevard, a place I’ve driven by dozens of times but had never stopped.  It was empty on this blustery winter afternoon and … Continue reading

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Restless Wandering

I’ve been on vacation for nearly two weeks.  It’s been a busy time:  Thanksgiving, Indie Emporium, family stuff, house work.  I hadn’t been able to break free for a day and explore (as I am wont to do) until today. … 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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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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Signs and Wonders

I had the day off today.  Just earlier this week, I was lamenting to Samantha that it had been way too long since I’d taken a road trip in Oklahoma.  When I look back at my blog history, the last … Continue reading

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Sights in the City of Tulsa

My previous post was a guide down Route 66 in Tulsa.  As a follow-up I want to highlight other sights in the city that aren’t on the route itself, but provide a guide to what else the city of Tulsa has … Continue reading

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