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In Memory of Gail Larrick

Posted by admin on April 26, 2013 in Musings, Travel |

The red in the rocks to the north of where we stood bled like rusty paint into the juniper-piƱon green. To the south and west, the chalky white buttes and ridges jutted and alternately reminded me of the ends of white spuds and crumbling teeth from a shark’s jaw fossil. The streets in the little […]

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On the Road–Capitol Reef to Bentonville

Posted by admin on August 17, 2012 in Travel |

Complaints about my shortcomings make me cringe. As a blogger I live in fear of having my readers complain about my writing, the subject matter, the style, the focus I bring to the piece. I live in fear of hearing complaints that I write too many blog entries. But today’s flattering complaint arose because I […]

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Capitol Reef and Graffiti

Posted by admin on August 6, 2012 in Travel |

Wayne County, Utah, at 6:00 AM, and the morning breezes crowded around the willow leaves and brought the mosquitoes. First light spread over the red land. With all the Mars hubbub in the news, it made me wonder. We live on a red planet, too. And yellow and travertine green and gray and blue and […]

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On the Road to Capitol Reef

Posted by admin on August 2, 2012 in Travel |

The first time I traveled through Utah was in the summer of 1962 with a busload of Junior Classical League kids from Arizona on our way to a convention in Bozeman, Montana. Back then, there was no Interstate 15 severing the heart of Utah from north to south; just US Highway 89 which snaked from […]

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