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Blue Ridge Parkway – Part 4 Asheville to Dillsboro

The above are my two favorite photos taken this morning.  Again what I was trying for was to portray the layers of the Blue Ridge Mountains from close to far away.  Not nearly perfect but approaching it better than previous. … Continue reading

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SOS. Again!

Can’t believe my good fortune.  Now for the fourth morning in a row, SOS is on the menu!  Glad to see it.  Don’t get it at home.  Not sure why.  Will have to do something about that.  The commentary on … Continue reading

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Blue Ridge Parkway – Part 3

Yesterday I was up at 4am.  This morning (Tuesday, May 16) I slept in til 7:30 and got on the road by 9:30.  No plan on where to stop for the day but once I got back on the Parkway … Continue reading

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Blue Ridge Parkway – Part 2 Mayberry

Off this Monday morning, May 15 from Roanoke VA onto the Parkway again at Mile Marker 120 and driving to MM 200 to drive a short way to Mt. Airy, North Carolina. Getting out the Roanoke Airport motel driveway and … Continue reading

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Blue Ridge Parkway – Part 1

It’s Mothers Day, Sunday, May 14,2017.  A perfect day.  First some about what’s going on.  I mentioned in yesterday’s post that I was two days behind in blogging.  Not quite so.  It’s actually two days I’m missing: Fridays rainy, uneventful … Continue reading

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We travel between the eternities

“We’re all travelers in the world.  From the sweet grass to the packing house.  Birth ’til death.  We travel between the eternities.”  That’s from Prent Ritter played by Robert Duvall in Broken Trail.  Kind of heavy stuff to start a … Continue reading

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