Monthly Archives: March 2012

Introducing the Still-To-Be-Named Teardrop!

I’ll be in Cerrillos for a few more days, getting organized and then I’m hitting the road. Where? I don’t really know yet. That’s the point. I’ll go where ever the road takes me!

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Home Sweet Teardrop!

Who just bought the ultimate Teardrop travel trailer? This girl. Stay tuned for lots more! :)

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A Cather Country Pilgrimage

The inscription inside my beloved copy of Willa Cather’s My Antonia reads: To Mary on your 12th birthday- a book you cannot read. This is a fine book, one of the finest ever written. Someday you will want to read … Continue reading

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On the Road, Again: Carhenge!

I’m off to Nebraska! I’ve been to 49 states and I must say, Nebraska is one of my favorites. Too often I hear people complain about driving across the Midwest. Yes, it’s flat and there’s a whole lot of nothing, … Continue reading

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On the Road, Again: Nebraska!

I’m off! The last time I drove through Colorado to Nebraska this time of year, I crossed paths with a flock of Sandhill Cranes on their spring migration North. The cranes weren’t flying in a familiar V-formation; they were scattered, … Continue reading

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(Not) Montezuma’s Castle

I love ruins, so when I found myself in Flagstaff, Arizona with three hours to kill before I could pick up my Grand Canyon cohort at the tiny Flagstaff airport, I decided to make a mad dash south to Camp … Continue reading

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Teardrop Dreams… Coming True!

Two weekends ago, I saw a Teardrop trailer for the first time and it was true instant love. I love many things about Teardrops: a place to sleep, a place to cook, a place to write, but most of all, it’s a … Continue reading

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Rattlesnake Season Begins: Update!

I kept the rattlesnake overnight, in the snake bin, with several large rocks on the lid. Since I caught him in the afternoon, I didn’t want to risk releasing him with so little time to find shelter before nightfall. Plus, … Continue reading

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Rattlesnake Season Begins…

Rattlesnake season isn’t supposed to start for another month, but I guess nobody told this guy. This morning, he was outside my front door, but by the time I dusted off my snake bin and grabbed my snake stick, he … Continue reading

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Trespassing in Canyon de Chelly

Canyon de Chelly is a sacred place. Carved into the sandstone bedrock of northeastern Arizona, the three spectacular canyons, de Chelly, del Muerto, and Monument, lie at the center of the Navajo Nation and at the heart of many Native legends. … Continue reading

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