Monthly Archives: January 2014

Travel Theme: Wood

Ailsa’s travel theme this week is: “WOOD.” Themes inspire others to share thoughts and/or images of common subjects. The 2181 mile (3510 km) Appalachian Trail meanders east over an often wet area in Vernon, New Jersey, off SR 517. The … Continue reading

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A Word A Week Challenge: Waiting

TRAIN STATION A January morning about 5:15 AM, several years back, waiting¬†alone for the eastbound Lakeshore Limited in Buffalo N.Y. and my last employer-funded return home. A long satisfying career entailing countless flights and long road-trips was drawing to a … Continue reading

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“New York” on Sunday

It’s January 15th, 2014, and winter is beginning to bother me! So I thought about a Sunday day trip we enjoyed last fall, when a half dozen “top ten” days were painting the NYC skyline day after day with breathtaking … Continue reading

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Whose Street Is This Anyway?

I decided it was NOT the time to walk my small dog this one cold morning when I realized our street was being re-claimed by a marauding gang of large mammals, bent on no good. You can clearly see the … Continue reading

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January

We endure: we share, we hate, we love….the frigid. Images from and of Whiteface Mountain, near Lake Placid, NY, USA

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