Category: History/Genealogy

traffic jam on interstate 44 during Gasconade River flooding 2013, missouri, photo by kristin nador

Write Anywhere #74

My daughter called to check on me. She heard on the news that there was flooding in the direction I was headed. Everything was fine I insisted, I was on the way home. A straight shot on the interstate right into Tulsa. I spoke too soon. Ten minutes after hanging up with her the traffic came to a screeching halt.

Write Anywhere #56

I found myself experiencing a lot of emotion at this week’s Write Anywhere venue. In honor of Veteran’s Day, I wanted to find a place that symbolized the honor and appreciation we as a country feel for our veterans. I didn’t realize how it would affect me personally.