Monthly Archives: August 2014

Casa Grande Ruins

Once upon a time – in a galaxy far, far away – or in this case about 5,500 BCE Native Americans moved into what is now the Sonora Desert and set up housekeeping and crop raising. These ruins are the … Continue reading

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Texas Canyon

This canyon is off interstate 10 in Arizona. It’s in between two mountain ranges. One is called Little Dragoon Mountains and the other is Dragoon Mountains. The big granite boulders are actually protected by law. Apparently from the sign there … Continue reading

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New Mexico to Arizona

Dictated notes from today: The really nice thing about rest areas off I-10 is that each of the picnic tables and benches are enclosed in an attractive adobe style enclosure – in New Mexico – and a just as effective, … Continue reading

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After the blur is over

So much of this road trip has been a blur. I suppose it is unavoidable given time constraints and mileage. Today is different. I set the iPhone on record and this is what I said: Driving through west Texas. For the … Continue reading

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Lake Lure part 2

Here are photos of a lovely little walking trail near the marina and welcome center.

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Lake Lure, North Carolina

Lake Lure is one of the jewels on my trip. It is where my brother and his wonderful wife reside. Blaine and I tend to have the same sort of commentary that spills from our mouths – it is a … Continue reading

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The Hazards of a Road Trip

Whilst doing one’s best to put on x number of miles each day to reach a goal one finds that most of the day is spent looking at asphalt. Now and then I pass a sign and say, “Oh, Rutgers Law … Continue reading

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Abandon all hope ye who enter here

All I’m going to say about interstate Highway 95 is don’t take it. I didn’t make more than a scant 200 miles today because we were going 7 miles an hour much of the time. I’m going to get up … Continue reading

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New York City

I did my best to find a way to skirt New York.  The Gods had other ideas. A large piece of heavy equipment of approximately the size of a D9 (but not a D9) was smashed half to bits, obstructing … Continue reading

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Massachusetts and New Hampshire

New Hampshire is where my spiritual home is – Grove of the Golden Leaves, Druidic Association of North America. Domi O’Brien – the Dean – lives in NH although the members of the Grove are scattered over a few states. Of … Continue reading

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