BLUE HIGHWAYS #ROUTE BLUE with Lorrie Flemming -Road Warrior

On the old highway maps of America, the main routes were red and the back roads blue. Now even the colors are changing. But in those brevities just before dawn and a little after dusk – times neither day nor night – the old roads return to the sky some of its color. Then, in truth, they carry a mysterious cast of blue, and it’s that time when the pull of the blue highways is strongest …”
(Blue Highways)

On old highway maps, America’s Back Roads are Blue…

Here’s a link to a ‘Good Read’ Travel/Memoir [Blue Highways – A journey into America] – authored by William Least Heat-Moon – born of English-Irish Osage ancestry in Kansas City Missouri.

In a Los Angeles Times Review Quote “Heat-Moon walks through this book about our land and our people with a patient, eloquent, beautiful pace, his eyes taking in everything and it’s meaning. Then he puts our words and our vistas into language that lives on the page”…(Michael Parfit)…

In closing: I treasure having this little gem tucked away in my private collection! There’s so much to share with you from my ‘travels’…

Yours with love from a seasoned traveler,
Lorrie
Click below:

https://www.univie.ac.at/Anglistik/easyrider/data/LeastHeatMoon.html

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