Time Travel

I arrived in Verdigre, Nebraska just in time to witness the intersection of two cultures: one current and one from centuries past. The UPS truck pulled up to the curb and made an abrupt stop next to the horse-drawn carriage.  The truck door flew open, the driver jumped out with a small box in his hand, and sprinted to the … Continue reading Time Travel

Covered Bridges

I love covered bridges.  I like the detail structural work and the craftsmanship required to construct it, all of those rough-hewn  timbers cut so precisely and fit perfectly into place by common men with average skills of the day.  By today's standards, the carpentry skills of the average worker in the early 1800's would be … Continue reading Covered Bridges