Category Archives: South Dakota

Friendship

In my posts, I occasionally mention my lack of friends . . . and friends usually understand I’m not disavowing our relationship. I say it partly in jest and partly because voicing or exploring closeness to others is uncomfortable, much … Continue reading

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Just Vegging

Not really, of course . . . vegging is defined as “relaxing to the point of complete inertia.” I’m a few ticks shy of complete inertia. I am, however, indulging myself to a day of doing nothing beyond eating, reading, … Continue reading

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Impromptu Trip – Devil’s Tower, Sundance, and North Dakota

Folks might have noticed a lack of participation on my part during the last few days.  No blogging, no e-mails, no snarky comments, no FaceBook . . . but before a National Day of Thanks could be set up, I’m … Continue reading

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My first trip out west – 2002 – The Badlands

Before hitting Mount Rushmore (I swear officer; it just jumped out in front of me.  I never saw it!) we visited the Badlands National Park.  It was our first “tourist” stop of the trip. It’s not a big park, and … Continue reading

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My first trip out west – 2002 – Mount Rushmore

I bought my Nikon D100 in August of 2002.  Less than a month later our trusty Suburban was comfortably carrying Melisa, her dad, and I on our first vacation out West.  The itinerary included The Badlands, Mount Rushmore, and Yellowstone.   … Continue reading

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