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National Steinbeck Center #4 - Salinas, California

The motorhome is parked at Moose Lodge #876 in Del Rey Oaks near Monterey, California.

Mary continues to be occupied with personal business. I am now not expecting to see her again until I arrive at her home in Murphys, California about the third week in April.  558 more words

In America - Travels with John Steinbeck

In America – Travels with John Steinbeck by Geert Mak (Harvill Secker, 2012)

In 1960, author John Steinbeck went on a road journey around the U.S. 462 more words

20 Things You Don't Know About Me

Alicia at A Kernel of Nonsense graciously tagged me answer 20 questions about myself. I’m excited about this post because I adore filling out fun questionnaires! 1,612 more words

Anna Karenina

National Steinbeck Center #3 - Salinas, California

The motorhome is parked at Moose Lodge #876 in Del Rey Oaks near Monterey, California.

Mary continues to be occupied with personal business. I am now not expecting to see her again until I arrive at her home in Murphys, California about the third week in April.  556 more words

Definition 166 Pencils

Pencils were first mass-produced in Nuremberg, Germany, in 1662, and the Industrial Revolution of the 19th century really allowed the manufacture to flourish.

Before he became known for Walden and “Civil Disobedience,” Henry David Thoreau and his father were famous for manufacturing the hardest, blackest pencils in the United States. 63 more words

Family

National Steinbeck Center #2 - Salinas, California

The motorhome is parked at Moose Lodge #876 in Del Rey Oaks near Monterey, California.

Mary continues to be occupied with personal business. I am now not expecting to see her again until I arrive at her home in Murphys, California about the third week in April.  558 more words