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throw away the key

Do you know…little bit of useless information for you here…I haven’t been out of the house with my camera since September 2015?  That’s ridiculous, isn’t it!!   111 more words


Play on words in Siouxland, Anthon

While visiting the small community of Anthon, Iowa recently I saw a sign over a bar that made me smile. A patron stepped outside and told me about another one just down the block and so I visited it too. 94 more words

Life In Siouxland

Smaller Places and Bicycles

Although bicycling-as-transportation is often seen as a big city phenomenon, I’ve long felt that America’s smaller cities and towns are a more fertile environment for our movement.  573 more words


Blue moon ~

This cool mural is on the side of the Aims Community College building in downtown Loveland. The letters are shorthand for the four DNA bases (adenine, thymine, guanine, and cytosine); the numbers are the… 43 more words


Southern Gothic

Anyone who’s grown up in the South knows that it’s not all sweet tea and peach cobbler (or agua frescas and pan dulce, depending on what part of the south you’re from). 497 more words


2017 Travel Goals

I’m not one for resolutions.

I never keep them.

I do write down places I’d like to see in Washington State from time to time. 2016 was one of those times when I said to myself, ‘let’s visit these places this year.’ 71 more words


So, I'm re-reading Stephen King's IT......

……..which is one of my favorite novels by King, ranking right up there with The Stand‘Salem’s Lot, and the Dark Tower series. At one time, I had nine copies of this particular title. 455 more words