Riding the Rails Post Script

As I wrote at the beginning of my train trip, posting would be difficult with a sparse internet connection, and photos became impossible. So, I'm adding pictures to this post. Why I Love Traveling by Train One of the main perks of long-distance train travel is the ability to get a good night’s sleep in… Continue reading Riding the Rails Post Script

Off on another train adventure

It’s been a year since we visited New Orleans via Amtrak. Riding on Amtrak was as much a part of the adventure as visiting the Big Easy. Today, we’re boarding The Empire Builder to Chicago. It follows a northern route across Montana, Idaho, the Dakotas until it turns south and terminates in Cicago There we… Continue reading Off on another train adventure

Fonts Matter

Happy Valentine's Day! Valentine's Day 1981 Marriage Wisdom February 14, 2022--Today is our forty-first wedding anniversary. Time flies. What is our secret to a long marriage? We "play long" just like the stock market.

A Day of Infamy

Groundhog Day 1976 Forty-six years ago this month, Groundhog Day specifically, was a defining moment in my life. What was it? My high school newspaper was censored. Don't laugh, at seventeen being named one of the editors-in-chief was a big deal. A scholarship-making deal. I was taken unawares when called into the vice principal's office.… Continue reading A Day of Infamy