Memory Laneways


When I was a restless youth, I used to roam the prairies in my free time.  I’d take whatever car I had keys to and just drive.  For hours.

Luckily, in Alberta, this was an easy thing to do.  One friend likened the experience to driving on a treadmill (though to be fair, he was referring to Saskatchewan).

I once went on a month-long road trip where most of my days were spent driving.  I didn’t see much of the places I stopped over in.  The real joy came from the driving itself.  The freedom to explore at high speed.  And the sight of the world, wide and open, undulating and unraveling before me.

It’s a sight I haven’t seen in a long long time.


2 Responses to “Memory Laneways”

  1. 1 ziogreg March 26, 2010 at 5:26 PM

    Amazing! Thanks for sharing.

  2. 2 michelleyeephotos March 26, 2010 at 5:51 PM

    You’re welcome. And thanks for reading. =)

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