Posts Tagged ‘Road Trips’

Hudson Bay Expedition – Thompson, Manitoba

During more than 2000 miles of driving, there are no epiphanies, just cloying little aphorisms. “If it was easy, everyone would do it.” “Sitting on the couch is free, but where does that get you.” Actually, sitting on the couch, cold martini in hand, watching Mad Men re-reruns sounds pretty good right now. So far, this trip […]


On the Road Across Canada

It’s 2:45 in the morning, and I bolt awake, my brain spinning in full hamster-wheel mode. I am so not ready for this. But the sun comes up whether I’m ready or not. And soon, it’s time to go. My eyes brim with tears as I hold Janet in my arms. Despair grips me. Is […]