Category Archives: Travel

Places I go, places I want to go. Vacations, business trips, experiences on the road.

Blogging challenges for 2015

Since this isn’t a single-theme blog, and my main goal is to become better at writing non-technical non-fiction, I use blogging challenges to prompt me to write outside my comfort zone. NaNoBloPo (originally National Blog Posting Month; now continues with … Continue reading

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Teaser Tuesday 2013-11-12: Our Hundred Days In Europe

This week, my Teaser is from an old book, long out of print in its hardcover edition, but with several good paperback and e-book editions. (The many hardcover editions, of course, are still available in libraries.) The process of shaving, … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: 2013-11-06

Since the last WP update, uploaded photos aren’t displaying on the blog, although they show correctly when I tweet a link to the blog post or post the link to my Facebook timeline. For the time being, until I can … Continue reading

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Notes for a future road trip: MJT

I love museums, especially natural history museums. The highlight of my day in Oxford, several years ago, was the Ashmolean, with its geological specimens, stuffed dodo (the model for Tenniel’s illustration in Alice in Wonderland), and other curiosities. While catching … Continue reading

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