Monthly Archives: July 2015

Little Rock

(Arkansas Part II) At Arkansas’ capital city of Little Rock was the Little Rock Central High School Historical Site. I stopped in as it is an important site in the history of efforts to end legal race segregation in public schools.

Posted in Found in the USA


I learned all the verses to “The Arkansas Traveller” in preparation for this 2008 road trip! And I sang it all the while in Arkansas, but all I remember of them now is “my roof never leaks when it doesn’t

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Traveling Trousers

Traveling trousers, Batman!  It’s an idea for a weekly post. In a brief conversation with someone who doesn’t travel much, we were talking about traveling light. He said to me, “So I assume it will suffice to just bring a

Posted in Travel Know How

Sun Fish

BIG Fish. I had never seen one of these before until coming upon it in the aquarium in Valencia, Spain. It looked like a Monty Python fish to me, like a huge puppet hand. See the finger tips to the

Posted in Just for Fun