Tag: road trip

Postcards from the past: searching for a Memory in Tombstone – Part 2

A Travel Memory to Historic Tombstone, Arizona. I’m laughing at myself as I drive towards the center of Tombstone from Boothill Cemetery. It’s taken me all of two minutes to make the trip, yet for some reason, I still had to ask my phone… Continue Reading “Postcards from the past: searching for a Memory in Tombstone – Part 2”

Postcards from the past: searching for a Memory in Tombstone – Part I

A Travel Memory to Historic Tombstone, Arizona. I’m standing outside Boothill Cemetery studying its surrounding walls, trying to match what I see with a memory from my childhood. I’ve just traveled along a dusty desert road. The toxic, nostril-burning smell of a skunk (who… Continue Reading “Postcards from the past: searching for a Memory in Tombstone – Part I”

Where Can You Go With $300 and 3,000 Miles Remaining On Your Tires?

It is early in the morning, but a dry desert heat is already radiating off the pavement under me. As I slip behind the wheel of my car, I eye a sugar-coated snickerdoodle cookie wrapped in a cellophane bag. It’s sealed neatly with a… Continue Reading “Where Can You Go With $300 and 3,000 Miles Remaining On Your Tires?”