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Driving and driving

four wheel


smoked stained eyes.

The habits are there for the taking


getting the home-less blues…

…a distant race.

Can’t make it back… 56 more words


She Brightened My Day

Gray skies pressed down on a long, wind-whipped line of motionless vehicles full of travelers trying to get home after Thanksgiving. Gloom descended as Joel and I watched the stalled traffic for signs of movement, avoided looking at the bad-news clock, and entertained mean-spirited thoughts about I-80.Then I noticed a female truck driver. 278 more words

Aging Well

Untangling Traffic Jams

According to the book “The Secret Language of Birthdays”, my birthday is the Day of Unsolicited Opinion. If you’re interested in such a thing, you may find out your personality according to the day you were born… 1,069 more words

Commuter Tales

No scooters allowed--

We have read that the current leader of Myanmar has banned motorized scooters in Yangon because someone rode by his car on one and pointed his hand at the leader as if the scooter-rider was shooting a pistol at him and then sped off quickly and easily through the congested traffic.   241 more words

Southeast Asia

Free the Buses!

So there I was, caught in some serious stop-and-go congestion on the Hollywood Freeway — it was raining, rare in Southern California and thus confusing to drivers — and I had nothing to do except tap my fingers on the steering wheel. 490 more words


Malta Traffic

It’s been three months we’ve been wintering on this i-dot of an island in the middle of the Med. Regular readers will know that for us it was love at first sight. 420 more words


Traffic, Elevators, and Other Minor Glitches

We have been traveling the last couple of days and I am happy to report we, spouse, brother, 2 dogs and I arrived safely at our destination, warmer climate and place of relaxation and recreation. 716 more words