Great music from the Great Plains.
Why do these lines draw my interest, beyond memories of childhood? In the second verse, Carpenter refers to Bobby Kennedy’s funeral.
As you can tell from entries above, flikr contains a lot of great pictures of the Hi-Line Bridge with trains on it. Clearly, people who love trains and train trestles have a good subject out in the North Dakota plains!
flikr contains a lot of great pictures of the Hi-Line Bridge, with trains on it.
You want to proceed with the sense of fun you have about a triathlon. The more pain, the better!
If you want to write, you have to read. That’s an essential part of the craft.
Thus my history of antagonism to drug tests goes way back. As my wife reminds me, when people hear me talk about this matter, “People assume you don’t like drug tests because you use drugs.” “Yeah, I know.” They can think what they like.
You might ask, why do I have an ingrained, lifelong distrust of the federal government? Now you know.
Yet people do like personal stories, honestly told. My audience is pretty close, too: my family, through three generations. I don’t have ambitions right now to reach more people than that.
My God it’s cold here in the winter!
Ten thousand lakes, and they’re all frozen.