South Dakota – Day 2

GALLERY: http://dixiesroadtrip.smugmug.com/gallery/2810896 CHANGE OF GAME PLAN Time: 9:50 am Mileage: 13,678 I waited about an hour to see what the weather was planning for the day. Instead of continuing north on 281 to O'Neill and then west on HWY 20, I decided on HWY 2 which headed northwest hoping to avoid the storm they were …

South Dakota – Day 1

GALLERY: http://dixiesroadtrip.smugmug.com/gallery/2810896 Day 1 - May 4, 2007 Time: 8:45am Mileage: 12,918 HOMETOWN The day started relatively uneventful. I was about an hour behind schedule having decided to give myself an extra 45 minutes of sleep and a quick stop at hayseed's house to say goodbye. About 7 miles south of Bellevue on 287, I …

unphotographable

On his website, UnPhotographable, Michael David Murphy always starts with, "This is a picture I did not take...", and then he tells a story. I had an unphotographable moment this week when I was visiting Texas A&M. There was a second when I noticed something familiar to me. It was that sound or lack of …

writing while you mow

I am writing all the time now...little stories as I mow the lawn or drive down the street. I am carefully constructing these little fantasies of worlds in turmoil or more of a utopia than my own. Stories, that for the first time, are not my own. Real fiction. I never get them down anywhere …