Tag Archives: West Virginia

Blenko Glass, Milton, West Virginia

October saw our third visit to Blenko Glass in Milton, West Virginia.  The company has been around since 1893 — we are old but haven’t been here that long. Our first visit was while pulling a trailer around the country … Continue reading

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Ron Hinkle, Glassblower

We visited Ron Hinkle’s Buckhannon, West Virginia glass studio shortly after the January 2006 Sago Mine disaster that claimed 12 miners’ lives. Alie talked with the brother of one of the victims and his wife, a friend of the sole … Continue reading

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Detouring deliberately

Click on photos to enlarge. Rule seven says to choose a direction rather than a destination.  You should be open to what life offers. Driving from Florida to Pennsylvania, we took extra time in order to arrive refreshed and better … Continue reading

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Fall Foliage, NE U.S.

An unexpected diversion from our plan (which often leads to good things) took us into Vermont for less than 24 hours as we tried to catch up with friend Serra.  The leaves were just beginning to turn.  In some places … Continue reading

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