Category Archives: road trip

A Public Service

It was a lonely highway and Shane had already been on the road four hours. He was relieved when he saw the sign for a roadside rest station. It promised a gas station, a pavilion with six restaurants and clean … Continue reading

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First World Survival Techniques

“Dane, we gotta do somethin’. I’m dyin’,” complained Brett as he leaned out of the window of Dane’s car. “I know. The air conditioning died yesterday,” said Dane. “I have no idea where we are.” “Why’d we road trip on … Continue reading

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I, Curmudgeon and other perspectives from the travels

I’ve been conspicuous by my absence the past two weeks. The days have been filled with travels and adventures. For instance, this past weekend I was in Washington D.C. for the DC Supershow pen show. It’s the largest pen show … Continue reading

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