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At the Expo– Saturday (Day Two)


I woke up at 6, about half an hour before the alarm I had set. With an 8am class I didn’t want to oversleep. I‘d known there was no chance at a shower in the morning, confirmed when the line … Continue reading

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At the Expo – Arrival


Despite my best intentions, I just couldn’t keep up the daily posts while at the Expo. There was too much going on, usually at the same time, and every time I did something there was something else I had to … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, Day 17


It was hot when I found camping, but cooled off. While the national ‘forest’ I’d camping in didn’t offer much in the way of facilities (or trees) there was a state park with showers on the way to Clinton, so … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, Day 16


I woke up early, but breakfast and packing, and people stopping to talk, slowed me down enough that it was 8am before I finally hit the road. I was determined to spend more of the day on Route 66, the … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, Day 15


I  aware of a certain gap between day 10 and 15. Those were the days I was at the Expo, and were so full of friends, stories, classes, and laughter I didn’t get much writing done. Its more than can … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, Day Eight


Oops, it seems I forgot to write this one. Not sure how I managed that, since I had time. All well. I went through Roswell and looked at all the Alien stuff, and there is a lot of it. I … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, Day Seven


One week gone. I am not completely happy with the pace I’ve been setting, especially today when I knew I had plenty of time. I rode over 400 miles, almost to Roswell, before stopping. I did stop to look at … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, Day Six


I stayed up too late talking with my camp neighbors, who also insisted on feeding me (more). There were brief rain showers and some lightning in the distance, but nothing like the night before. They were up before me too, … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, Day Five


I camped just, and I mean just, outside Houston. The place claimed to be KOA, but was easily the worst KOA I’ve ever stayed at, and perhaps among the worst campgrounds in general. The tent area was tiny and doubled … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, Day Twp


I’ve slept in tent a lot in my life. I’ve even slept in tents on cement pads – but last night was awful. For reasons I don’t understand my earplugs weren’t helping with the traffic noise, and my sleeping pad … Continue reading

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