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Do You See the Difference?

If you’ve ever been on a long-distance road-trip and had to stop unexpectedly along the freeway at a service station bathroom, and been repulsed by the dirtiness of the facilities, and the smell, did you appreciate the difference between that and the sanitary, well-maintained, odour-free restroom you found elsewhere? 603 more words


Song Lyric Sunday: Freeway of Love

Song Lyric Sunday was created by blogger Helen Vadahti. If you would like to participate, click here for guidelines.

This week’s theme is cars. In the wake of Aretha Franklin’s recent passing, this song, which was popular when I was in college, is a perfect fit. 526 more words

Abbie Johnson Taylor

But Lord, I REALLY don’t want to do that, please!

Have you ever had an unspoken, but very clearly imagined task or unpleasant possibility that you totally did Not want to be asked to do? Come on…in a deep inner folder of your mind you hide a bit of resistance to even considering doing that scary task. 419 more words

San Jose

Somewhere in San Jose, there is an overpass. In a city where a driver could take three freeways to end up further down the same street, there are many overpasses. 711 more words

Flash Fiction

Roadscapes Wednesday: Freeways Almost Ruined San Francisco

Let’s go back to the 1950’s, where the Interstate Highway System was beginning to be built.  And cities all around America had plans for their own networks of freeways.  58 more words


#810 The scenic route Home

It doesn’t matter if I’ve been on the other side of town ALL day.

It doesn’t matter if I’ve just been stuck in a traffic jam while heading home from work. 219 more words