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christopher-cudworth's picture
Mar.24.2014
“You ought to know not to stand by the window…somebody see you up there…” -- Life During Wartime, Talking Heads For people who have actually been to war or lost loved ones during wartime, the struggle to make sense of the experience becomes a lifelong challenge. For those who actually do the...
eva-lesko-natiello's picture
Nov.07.2013
The night of my son’s 14th birthday, he chose to have his celebration dinner at a restaurant in a town about 25 minutes from our house. Typically one would get there by taking the Garden State Parkway for about 10 minutes and exit onto a very busy 3 lane highway for the rest of the trip. My husband...
naseem-rakha's picture
Feb.01.2013
  I knew soon as I got in my car that I would not make it to Williams, Arizona that night. That was my plan, Williams by 6 PM. But I had made that plan while sitting in my kitchen at home in Oregon. Not in a hotel parking-lot off of Hwy 395 in Carson City, Nevada. In Carson City, Nevada, Hwy...
naseem-rakha's picture
Jan.31.2013
Mt. Shasta, from I5.   Well, I got off to a late start, and I stopped about 40 minutes into the drive to call CarToys to figure out how to connect Pandora up to my spiffy new stereo system, and I5 was jammed with oversized semi's hauling what looked like parts for a nuclear reactor, but I...
naseem-rakha's picture
Jan.31.2013
Mt. Shasta, from I5.   Well, I got off to a late start, and I stopped about 40 minutes into the drive to call CarToys to figure out how to connect Pandora up to my spiffy new stereo system, and I5 was jammed with oversized semi's hauling what looked like parts for a nuclear reactor, but I...
john-morris-benson's picture
Nov.09.2012
Read “Involuntary Road Trip” on http://johnmorrisbenson.com See a November photo on http://www.tincupnomore.com  
barbara-froman's picture
Oct.22.2012
Today's film post is by Diana Guenzburger, a woman of many gifts, who explores the conflicting blend of comedy and drama in The Darjeeling Limited. The Darjeeling Limited      I have seen The Darjeeling Limited twice, once when it was released in 2007 and once recently, and I...
annette-talbert's picture
Jun.23.2012
I went on a road trip with my two sons this week. I know that there won't be too many opportunities in the future to take a trip with them. We drove to Georgia to attend my second son's college orientation. The trip took a little over three hours and for forty-eight hours, we were together the...
fran-lewis's picture
Jun.16.2012
Cheeseland Randy Richardson   Daniel, Lance and Marty were best friends and inseparable until a tragedy happens to change it all. Marty took his own life and the guilt, anger and frustration felt by both Lance and Daniel create a rift in their friendship. As Daniel narrates the beginning of...
andrea-miles's picture
Jun.08.2012
  Yesterday I took a road trip. Drove from Birmingham, Alabama to Vicksburg, Mississippi just to see the Mississippi River. I think it was about 9 1/2 hours of total driving and I wasn't alone. I had my three kids with me (ages 6, 4 and 2) and my in-laws. To be honest, it wasn't my idea. My in...