Category Archives: Kansas

Poker Walk at C of E Park, Week 2

The Poker Walk Yesterday was cool and sunny for the Walk Kansas Poker Walk at C of E Park. A jacket was too warm, but walking without one too cool. The beautiful white blossoms on the tree I photographed last … Continue reading

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Poker Walks at C of E Park, Emporia

Tuesday April 5 was the first Walk Kansas Poker Walk of 2016. When I attended these walks in 2015, I was struck by the seasonal changes and have decided to document the weekly changes this year. Come back next week … Continue reading

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Weekend Overwhelm

This last weekend was one of those during which there was far more to do than time allowed. Saturday First there was great-grandson Alyja’s 5th birthday. There was no way I could miss singing “Happy Birthday,” to this cutie and  watching him … Continue reading

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The Flint Hills and Solitude

Pioneer Solitude Last Saturday, I visited Pioneer Bluffs where this log cabin was home to a family when Kansas was still a territory. Imagine the solitude this family experienced. The Flint Hills Today The building are modern, but it is … Continue reading

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Emporia, Kansas: Street and Water Scenes

I combined assignments 2 and 3 of Photography 101 into one photo shoot. I started downtown, hoping to catch some good subjects at the farmer’s market, but I was too late. I was also too early for Live in the … Continue reading

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In My Walking Shoes: Walk Kansas, Week 6

During Week 6 of Walk Kansas, I began to appreciate mall-walking. I spent 60 of my 150 minutes chugging up and down mall hallways. I would have spent an additional 30 minutes there except for the crafts show being held last … Continue reading

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In My Walking Shoes: Walk Kansas, Week 4

  This post is late because I made a quick trip to El Dorado yesterday to meet with writer friends. More about that in another post. Meeting goals I continue to meet my walking goals, 160 minutes last week, but … Continue reading

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In My Walking Shoes: Walk Kansas, Week 3

Did You Know we throw away more than one-third of the food produced in the United States the average family throws away 14 percent of its food purchases I learned the above statistics and more at Tuesday evening’s Walk Kansas presentation, … Continue reading

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