This past weekend, my son Carter had his first, and possibly final, First Tech Challenge competition of the year. It was in Lincoln, NE where his team (the Fellowship of the Loose Screws) has always been welcome and they have always had a good time. There are no tournaments in South Dakota, so our team has to travel out-of-state to compete in the hopes that they will qualify to go to the next Regional rounds.Read More Robots and Agility
New Underwood – 31 miles. Rapid City – 50 miles. Hot Springs – 100 miles.
These are mile markers found along Interstate 90 heading west. They are all towns in South Dakota. Towns that I have been to. Towns that are part of my history. Towns that my family have lived in.Read More It’s all relative
I’m riding in the backseat of a car, writing another story, when I look out the window at the passing landscape and I am amazed at the beauty of South Dakota.
The prairie is snow-covered and wind-swept. The snow glistens like glitter-speckled glass. The wind has made it so smooth that the sun reflects effortless from it.
Parts of the snow is not deep enough to cover the sagebrush, and it pokes out from its white cover. It cases snow to drift slightly behind it, making it appear rough and bubbly. Where the snow is deeper, it covers all, making a smooth white blanket that continues on until the distant end.Read More Natural glitter
Every year people spend this time reflecting on the past year. Perhaps we had a bad year and we hope for something better. Perhaps we had a good year and look forward to continuing that momentum. However, life generally is not that neat. A year is not either good or bad. Some days are good […]Read More Reflections
Shared my photos at the Sioux Empire Fair this past week. Check out how they look. Source: Picture perfect!Read More Picture perfect!
Shared my photos at the Sioux Empire Fair this past week. Check out how they look.Read More Picture perfect!
Check out @BrainyQuote’s Tweet: https://twitter.com/BrainyQuote/status/735465263538130944?s=09Read More Strangers
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40 Days…many significant events have occurred during the span of forty days.Read More 40 Days