Vacation 2011: Route 66 – Seeing the Signs (Pt. 1)

          The road signs along Route 66 are wonderfully retro, aesthetically beautiful and, at times, profoundly sad. So much of the highway has fallen into complete disrepair; what's been replaced is now cracked pavement (when it exists at all) sprouting grass. The signs that haven't been restored are the ones I …

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The Sunday Salon – August 27 Edition: The reading week. Bits of This and That. And Hitler.

route 66: the mother road herself A bit of photography for you this sunny (here, at least), temperate day. I stood in the middle of the road to get this shot, in the heart of an almost completely abandoned Route 66 virtual ghost town. All the former businesses were derelict, windows broken, insides filled with …

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I'm warning you; it's long (That's what she said.)   Good morning, my lovelies! Err... Afternoon, actually.   Route 66 Museum Here's a photo from our 2011 summer vacation, for no other reason than I haven't posted a whole lot of pictures yet. Time is the culprit. Time is my nemesis. Also, the wasting of …

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