Tag Archives: Will Rogers

Making Time

You can’t control inspiration.  You can seek it studiously, you can create circumstances that foster it, you can dig through tedium until you find it…but, after all is said and done, it’ll come when it pleases.  Convenience has nothing to … 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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Gas Station Coffee and Two-Lane Roads

Although I’ve traveled a lot over the last few weeks, I haven’t really felt that I’d done much exploring.  The few weeks before the wedding, I went to Oklahoma City multiple times, even once via Route 66, but it was mostly errand work. … Continue reading

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The End is the Beginning

I get antsy before a big trip.  What if I have a lousy time?  What if I don’t get any good pictures?  What if I don’t get to meet any new people?  As with several areas in my life, I tend … Continue reading

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Celebrating Independence

For the first time in a long time, I had no solid plans for the Fourth of July.  Growing up, I always went to Pawhuska to spend the day at my grandparents’ place in the country.  I have many fond … Continue reading

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