Tag Archives: American

Wild Bill Hickok and My Great-Great-Grandfather

I love reading about the Old West. The years between roughly 1840 and 1890. Days of the expanding frontier, cattle drives, Native Americans, covered wagons and stagecoaches, outlaws, buffalos, the Gold Rush, gambling and saloons. ┬áNot the dime store novels … Continue reading

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Boots and Braids

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Aviator 88NV

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The Howls of Echo Canyon

Any trip I take out West always includes some aspect of Native American study. It’s always been an interest of mine – as cultures migrate and confront each other, or progress intrudes on sacred values and finally, the displaced souls … Continue reading

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Therefore We Worry

Therefore We Worry Graffiti wall. Houston, Tx. Lemur images courtesy Flickr: Magnus Johansson and Raynad

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Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

I’ve lived in Houston for most of my adult life and done just about everything you can do as far as touristy things go. So why have I never heard of this before last week? Bayou Bend is… “the Museum … Continue reading

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The Ancient Ones

The Grand Canyon. January 2016. Photo of Havasupai mother with baby from USC Digital Library.

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