Tag Archives: Oregon Trail

Kid Project

Deciding she wants to improve her cursive handwriting, my daughter writes a careful sentence in her notebook and hands it to me. I’m sitting beside her on the couch, reading Volkswagen Blues. In my clumsy cursive, I pen an answer to … Continue reading

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Vermont Travels

Early this Sunday morning while the girls were sleeping and dew lay slick in the garden, I was reading Rinker Buck’s The Oregon Trail, his new book about traveling across long stretches of the Oregon Trail in contemporary America. By the … Continue reading

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