The Cup Of Silence

The Great Loop
July 24, 2007, 10:52 pm
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If you were invited to your best friend’s wedding, and you lived in Iowa, and the wedding was in Los Angeles, would you fly or drive?  If you drove, would you drive in a straight line to L.A.? Above is the route we took.


Some fun With My Scanner
July 4, 2007, 12:37 am
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I spent a couple of days in Southern Iowa this week. My Grandma recently passed away, and we were doing some cleaning at the old farm house. I came across a few little treasures, and decided that when I got back to Des Moines, I would go through some old albums. Here are a few of my treasures.

My family before my sister was around (circa 1982?).


And with the recent addition, July 1983.




Czech out Robbie in front of our mutual bunks in Monterrey.


Rob and Chuck Holcomb, from my first trip to Mexico (circa 1996)


This is Blake and I on our infamous trip to California. We dropped out of school, quit our jobs, and left town five days after deciding to go.


Grand Ole Opry
July 3, 2007, 10:46 am
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I was in southern Iowa this week, cleaning out my grandmothers farm house, when I stumbled across this little magazine. Perhaps somebody might know someone in this magazine?


I turned to page 40 to confirm it.



I If anybody would like to have this periodical,  I would be happy to mail it to you. Just let me know.