Category Archives: backroads

Get Right With My Soul

A few years ago, I started  writing occasional posts entitled “Take The Backroads” Here   Here Here Today, I took a ride up through Edgefield County, SC, The Peach Capital of the World, (Edgefield County I am told, produces 300 … Continue reading

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The world has more blogs than you could ever read in your lifetime, so it is important to pick good ones. My friend Kurt Harden provides a good starting point with his 25 Blogs Guaranteed To Make You Smarter.   … Continue reading

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Report From The Back Roads

A little over a year ago, I told a story entitled “Take The Backroads” which described my desire to get from point A to point B using rural roadways, as opposed to the Interstates. Fall has made its way to … Continue reading

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Back Too Soon

Starting in Lexington, SC, 14 May 2019 The last meeting is over at 8:30pm, twelve hours after the day started and sixty minutes to go before I can shed these Allen-Edmonds. Entrance to the Interstate is close by and would … Continue reading

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Low Tech In South Carolina

This week, following my Take The Backroads philosophy, I’ve already traveled about 100 miles on roads that I have never been on before. The picture below was taken less than 8 miles from where I live. I thought this was a … Continue reading

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Two Seconds

Earlier today, I was witness to something that I  have not seen in several years. I watched a man take his last breaths and die.  But for two seconds, it could have been me, right there with him. Lucky day … Continue reading

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Report From The Back Roads

Once a month, I make the 111 mile trip to our state office in Ladson, SC. I have a choice of two, basic routes.  One is 138 miles of Interstate driving and the other is 111 miles of back roads. … Continue reading

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