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Rainy Days and Wild Nights

The weekend weather was as beautiful as a picture postcard.  High near 80, low in the upper sixties…puffy white clouds, if any at all.  A light breeze came from the ocean and gave everything a slightly salty tang.  Monday morning, … Continue reading

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A Model Ford

I celebrated Independence Day near the banks of the Arkansas River in Tulsa.  My perch was an exterior stairwell on the sixth floor of the Sophian Plaza, about a mile away from the city’s largest nighttime fireworks display.  Lately I’ve … Continue reading

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Tucumcari Tonite

“One cannot be pessimistic about the West. This is the native home of hope. When it fully learns that cooperation, not rugged individualism, is the quality that most characterizes and preserves it, then it will have achieved itself and outlived … Continue reading

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Pawhuska & Prairie Song

Sunday was going to be a lazy day.  I haven’t taken a lot of road trips lately, though, and when I woke up that morning I knew the day was going to unfold differently.  All it took was a photo … Continue reading

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2016 Birthplace of Route 66 Festival

It’s really nice to hit the road after a period of time without much travel, especially when I have my favorite co-pilot in the passenger seat.  Samantha and I set out for Springfield, Missouri early Saturday morning to attend the … Continue reading

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Summertime Signhunting

Although I had no reason to get up early on Saturday, my internal alarm made sure I was wide awake at 6:00 AM.  The Hotel Indigo in Dallas was pretty comfortable, but I haven’t been sleeping well lately.  I ended … Continue reading

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