Did you know that Oklahoma has a primitive forest? I didn't, until I read friend and blogging adventurer Alan Bate's New Year Day adventure in this crosstimber preserve. Alan lives in Tulsa, works in oil and gas, is a geocacher, photographer, and great husband and Dad.
Read Yogi's Den's story of the Keystone Ancient Forest. It's now on my must go see list.
"When dawn spreads its paintbrush on the plain, spilling purple... ," Songs of the Pioneers song from TV show "Wagon Train." Dawn on the mythic Santa Fe Trail, New Mexico, looking toward Raton from Cimarron. -- Clarkphoto. A curmudgeon's old-fashioned newspaper column, cross-breeding watercolor, metaphors and journalism, for readers in more than 150 countries.