Walk around Lake Whitney State Park

I escaped from the city for a bit, yesterday, and drove south to outside of Hillsboro to check out Lake Whitney State Park. In my continued efforts to try to visit as many of these places as possible (state / national parks), I readied myself for a very hot Texas day. This was my firstContinue reading “Walk around Lake Whitney State Park”

Sunset over Ranger, Texas

A couple of years ago, we were driving west on I-20 from Dallas. We were on our way to Abilene, Texas and had passed an area known as Ranger, Texas. Ranger is a smaller place with some rest stops… you find it a little beyond the Brazos River. Ranger is in a “higher” area –Continue reading “Sunset over Ranger, Texas”

I am a traveler of dreams, dotting the landscape by tiptoe.

I had grabbed the latest issue of Texas Monthly with my left hand, while balancing a freshly made cup of Donut Shop coffee in my right, when the postage paid cards began to fall to the floor. Much like the tree’s leaves in October quickly drifting to their end, below. While most of the falling collateral are the offer of subscription services, one is a personally beloved classic.