Flagging

Posted by on Jul 3, 2015 in Friday Art Project | 7 Comments
Flagging

Flyover Country 2

Posted by on Jul 1, 2015 in Not The West | 4 Comments
Flyover Country 2

In a hurry only during planting and harvest, scenes like this were a fairly common sight. Values may reflect a solid morality but small towns in rural America are just as susceptable to the curse of drugs as any big city. Anybody know what the brown sign at lower right represent? One of the joys […]

Flyover Country 1

Posted by on Jun 29, 2015 in Not The West | 2 Comments
Flyover Country 1

It happens rather quickly, the transition from the West to the High Plains as the Rockies shrink in our rear view mirror. It is the beginning of what many call “flyover country”. Often meant to demean, the term belittles that part of America that has formed the bedrock of our values. On this trip we […]

Not Quite What John Denver Had In MInd

Posted by on Jun 23, 2015 in The West | 3 Comments
Not Quite What John Denver Had In MInd

The song was “Rocky Mountain High” but now in Colorado, it means something quite different. This is a waiting room for a marijuana dispensary. There are hundreds scattered all over the greater Denver metropolitan area. Not sure the owner’s former customers would appreciate it but he used autographed pictures for the decor – he used […]