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Battles of Bennington and Saratoga

September 10, 2016

Dear Friend,

Minnesota’s history dwells on the fur trade, logging, the Sioux Uprising, the industrial revolution and onward. The Bulk of our MN history began in the mid-1800’s and thus misses two of the major defining points in United States history: the Revolutionary War and the Civil War. 647 more words

Catching up with trail crew in Maine & New Hampshire

I was thwarted at the base of Katahdin by the logistical nightmare of an overbooked carpark in a designated wilderness area. And here I thought I was being super organised driving up to the park the day before I planned to climb to register my next day’s hike. 954 more words

Two Days in Vermont

IT TOOK ME A WHILE to get this blog post up, mainly because I’ve been annoyed at myself for all the images I did not… 394 more words

TRAVEL

Tuesday Photo Challenge: Close-up

Oxidation

Oxidation on brass handrailing on the observation level of the Bennington Battle Monument, Bennington, Vermont. The blue-grey magnesian limestone obelisk is 306 feet 4 and 1/2 inches tall and was completed and dedicated in 1891.  31 more words

Photography

Hoosic River Ride

The Hoosic River Ride is a one-day event that benefits the education, research and advocacy programs of the non-profit Hoosic River Watershed Association.

Start locations… 95 more words

New York

Bennington Writers at Cornelia Street

Tonight I will be reading short fiction as part of the Bennington Writers evening at Cornelia Street Cafe, 29 Cornelia Street, in NYC at 6 p.m. 27 more words

Writing