Category Archives: USA

Travel 30 Years Later

A look at 1984 and 2014 road trips Common in 2014, cell phone cameras did not exist in 1984. Thirty-some years ago, my husband David and I took several road trips to explore California and other areas out west. With … Continue reading

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Road Trip

Husband David and I are on a road trip. We are exploring four of six states we have not seen–Iowa, Nebraska, and the Dakotas. When we return, that will leave Alaska and Hawaii and then we’ll be able to say … Continue reading

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>Stretching Minds Through Photography

>A mind, once stretched by a new idea, never returns to its original dimensions. – Oliver Wendell Holmes Chris Jordan is no ordinary photographer. He has a vision of how he can graphically communicate statistics about the way we live. … Continue reading

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>Still Hugging Ruts

> It’s hard to break old habits. George W. Bush was a great leader…when it came to division. Not exactly something to be proud of. Now the Republicans seem to be in a deep rut created by the habit of … Continue reading

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