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R is for Road Runner

I was thinking about what to do for the letter R. I knew I wanted to do something fun with it, so I thought of cartoon characters. 484 more words

6 Travel Essentials for the Hobo Traveler

Everyone’s travel essentials are different. If I had just carried these items across the earth, I’d be totally fine. The following items are ones that I could not live without, especially while living out of a car/tent/hole for months on end. 291 more words

Solo Female Travel

Do-it-yourself Surgery, Part 1

We lived in the Boonies and loved it. Wild as the woodland creatures around us, none of us had much for social skills. We played in the woods and the swift running creek that in most places would be considered a small swift river. 746 more words


Installment No. 624: This is Colorado No. 277

On May 7, 1859 the first stagecoaches reached Denver, CO. The Leavenworth and Pike’s Peak Express Company coaches traveled approximately 687 miles from “the States” to the Pike’s Peak gold regions. 52 more words

State Of Colorado

A Person First

Hey Kids,

Today marks the 105th anniversary of the death of Mark Twain. Mark Twain was/is my writer.

My favorite of his works are “Life on the Mississippi” and “Roughing It”. 207 more words


“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.” ― …

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The best part of camping is not going

Otis was a man who knew how to ‘rough it’

By Benjamin J. Gohs — Tweet like a man @GreatGohs

It’s almost that time of year, when people with too much time and money on their hands get the urge to live like well-off homeless people. 784 more words