Travels and Adventures

Authored: 07/23/2018
Invocation Beneath the snowy Spanish Peaks The Huajatolla (Wahatoya) in native speak, Our tale begins with Story Creek The steady flow of words we speak On 80 acres of grassy plains Bluffs and hills and scrub emerge We scratch the land, our lives converge Outside the hamlet … Walsenburg…
Authored: 04/12/2017
Listen To The Fool Courting Dance Soundtrack   A ROADSIDE DISTRACTION First eve of their journey, SF to Boulder, T-Bone asks Mobility B (MoB for short) to stop in Carson City, so he can gamble. But he sleeps thru town, and wakes up in Reno. “Here we are,” MoB announces. He goes into a…
Authored: 06/04/2016
A Good Story Begins with the Blues I will not go down under the ground 'Cause somebody tells me that death's comin' round. An' I will not carry myself down to die; When I go to my grave my head will be high. Let me die in my footsteps Before I go down, under and drown - Dylan (with apologies…
Authored: 06/04/2016
Let Your Conscience Be Your Guides Truth be told, I&I took a trip this year and got stoned. The trip was to Jerusalem and the country of Israel. The stone was the marrow of antiquity in the living, breathing bedrock of ancient walls, the sanctity of hallowed halls and the shopping suqs of…
Authored: 12/07/2015
" … see the whole thing is a world full of rucksack wanderers, I see a vision of a great rucksack revolution thousands or even millions of young Americans wandering around with rucksacks, going up to mountains to pray, making children laugh and old men glad, making young girls happy and old girls…
Authored: 11/07/2015
"Tubing...tubing...tubing on the river." About the Paw Paw Tunnel The Paw Paw Tunnel is a 3,118-foot long canal tunnel on the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. Located near Paw Paw, West Virginia, it was built to bypass the bends – a sinuous stretch of the Potomac River. While the river makes a series…