Across Da Bayou

Across Da Bayou

As part of my checkered past, I used to live in Louisiana. If you add it all up, I spent about ten years down in Cajun Country. Growing up in Texas, we used to call them crawdads, but I’d never eaten a crawfish until I went to Baton Rouge. You boil them up in...
My Theory of Travel

My Theory of Travel

Ever since working in the travel industry, I’ve had a theory about travel. Today, a friend invited me on an impromptu drive up toward Santa Fe. It was a bright, sunny day, perfect for a nearby jaunt. She asked about my French class. Last week, the teacher had...
What’s on Your Bucket List?

What’s on Your Bucket List?

Last week, on the first anniversary of my son’s death, I took a little trip. I flew to Kansas City to visit friends. They showed me warm hospitality and took me on a tour of a place that I’ve wanted to visit for a long time, Unity Village. I haven’t...
Road Trippin’

Road Trippin’

Last week, I left Albuquerque to visit Texas and Oklahoma. Instead of driving from Albuquerque to Oklahoma City, I had decided to fly to Dallas, rent a car, and go from there. I spent one night in Dallas, where I met up with an old friend or, as we agreed sounded...

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