Jan 022018

In the early days of 16th Century Europe, the New World was more myth than reality. Maps of the day showed the Americas as “terra incognita”, a vague landmass of undetermined size populated by sub-humans. Many maps included wildly imaginative drawings of sea serpents attacking ships and devouring unlucky sailors who ventured too far into […]

May 312012

At 7 a.m. yesterday morning the clown parked next to us in a Fleetwood diesel pusher started his engine and let it run for two full hours while he opened and slammed his bay doors, unhooked his campground utilities, had a long loud telephone conversation in the narrow space between our two motorhomes, and finally […]