Monthly Archives: October 2010

the epilogue, not that there was ever a story

the halloween weekend approaches. this has nothing to do with the photo of the poor, unlucky barn owl pictured above. if i were going with that halloween angle, what with these parties and such going on at goodbye blue monday … Continue reading

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pt.4 – a long morning in minnesota, a jack on a hill in iowa….then home

MEANWHILE…in that minnesota rest area, after not finding a motel to sleep….. i felt a little uncomfortable as i gathered myself in the back of the car and prepared to sleep. i took maxx for the pre-sleep walk and my … Continue reading

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part three – big sigh, deep breath; moving east not as much fun as west

this cross-country trip is receding in my mind. i’m not sure if that’s a good thing or not. it probably doesn’t matter, but in my mind were questions – i wanted to savor the moments of this journey but upon … Continue reading

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pt.2 – slices of states, touristing moments of solitude, rivers and bad spelling

driving, i would errantly take the camera and shoot at what was in front of me or on either side of me. i wouldn’t “set up the shot” and maybe get killed. i didn’t focus. ever. maybe i would be … Continue reading

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part 1 – twelve days, seventy-two hundred, sixty miles; three flats and two shooting stars….

….not necessarily in that order. there were numbers of things. there were wondrousnesses and magicnesses. there was chicago and ohio. there were interstate highways. there was little traffic. did you hear me, tea party dimwits? hit the link. i’ll leave … Continue reading

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