While traveling the country in the summer of 2015, I published a bit on my travel blog about my first night on the road, when I stayed in a motel room in West Virginia that contained not a single trashcan. I knew it was merely a trivial oversight on the part of the motel cleaning staff, an odd thing to even notice, but the missing … Continue reading Humans of West Virginia
A few random thoughts while I work on my next big post: “A flower doesn’t worry about how it’s going to bloom. It just opens up and turns toward the light; that’s why it’s beautiful.” – flower stand in Chicago As of today, I’ve driven over 4,000 miles and been in 10 states in 8 days. Now that I’ve been on the road over a … Continue reading Odds & Ends
My first day on the road went well. I drove through beautiful mountains almost the whole way from Charlotte up here to Charleston, WV, which is the state capital and a surprisingly large city – much bigger than Charlotte. It looks more like DC or Pittsburgh. I’d hoped to make it all the way to Canton, OH yesterday, but a long stretch of bumper-to-bumper traffic … Continue reading Greetings from West Virginia!