So What?

This is a "So What?!" shot; a fallen tree with a boring railroad bridge in the background.  Well, whoopee-to-do.  Not so fast, my friends. From a distance, this looks like any other railroad bridge crossing the Platte River, known to be a mile wide and a foot deep.  At one time it was the Missouri … Continue reading So What?

First Snow

The first snow of the year came yesterday.   Ugggh.  Geez, do we really need four seasons to make the calendar complete?  The first snow wasn't just a preview either, not a dusting, not a warning of things to come.   No, it was the whole enchilada, 4-6" of wet, heavy snow for the first … Continue reading First Snow