Leaving Landskrona

Position: 57°21’23.5”N 11°58’32.4”E For the fourth time in two hours Carol said, “Have I told you how happy I am to be leaving Landskrona?” I nodded in agreement, to both her explicit and implicit comments. Having waited a week for …

Plan B – Norway

Position: 60°23’59.5″N 5°19’09.2″E Ginger and I have been friends since we were eight-year-olds living at West Point. She eventually moved to Albuquerque giving us the opportunity to reconnect whenever I’d be out visiting my parents. Plus it was great having …

Back to Sweden

Position: 58°39’58.3″N 13°51’51.0″E It’s been quite a week. Quite a couple of weeks in fact. Fans of this blog will be happy to know we are back on the road and exploring exotic and out of the way places again. …

Failure is an Option

Position: UPWARD DOG Despite what the folks at NASA might tell you, failure is an option. Otherwise, why would experimental aircraft have ejector seats? Or why would prototype rockets have a self-destruct mechanism to initiate a RUD (Rapid Unscheduled Disassembly)? …

Sounds in the Night

Position: 35°11’09.2″N 106°28’52.5″W Around 10PM I take Bodhi for his late night walk. Turning left out of the front door we head down the steep drive and turn right. No matter when the sun sets, at this altitude darkness falls …

A Nomad’s Life

Position: 34°35’42.9″N 106°17’45.4″W Nomads come in all shapes and sizes. Take us for instance. A mere foot of height between Carol and me makes the difference between seeing over the dodger or having to stand on Aleta’s cockpit seats. It …