What's it like to be alone?  Really alone.  Not sitting by yourself at the bar, but really alone. That feeling struck me when I was driving on a county road in the middle of Cherry County, Nebraska; Nebraska's largest county of over 6,000 square miles.  I left Merritt Reservoir at sunrise and hadn't seen a … Continue reading Alone

Tiny Town, NE

Cherry County is the largest county in Nebraska .  Covering over 6,000 square miles, this county is larger than the state of Connecticut, and has a population density of less than one person per square mile.  Bounded on the north by South Dakota's emptiness, the other three sides are bounded by even more wide-open spaces. … Continue reading Tiny Town, NE