“I travel to find obstacles, to discover my limits, to ease the passage of time, to reassure myself that innocence and antiquity exist, to search for links to the past.” –
Paul Theroux Figures in a Landscape – essays 2010 – 2016 (2018)
Ever thought how much you can learn when you revisit your past? Road Trips 2018 is all about connecting with my deep southern roots – back both 58 and 500 years ago. But first I’ve got to cross 3 1/2 states to get there!
Here’s what got me started. A cousin contacted me on Linkedin a couple of years ago. We share paternal grandparents. She got me interested in our grandfather’s genealogical line. This road trip was originally planned with her. [Read more…]