All posts tagged Driving

Muse for Monday


The time of year is coming when Americans venture across the country. The travel season is here. Vacations from school. Holidays from work. Summer time filled with road trips and flights and vacation fun. Is travel all it is cracked up to be? Mantra wants you to know what she thinks.

Home again, home again…jiggety jog

OK, so this is the skinny. I have been on the road for more than 26 hours and more than 2,000 miles between 1530 Monday and 0230 Saturday, which, incidentally, means I have 0.325% power left, more than 100 unanswered comments, another five voice mails…still…, three blog posts with no pictures and two segments of […]

Change in the Plan

Now, for a few days there have been some rumors and comments that indeed I am not on vacation. For the record… I am on vacation. These are the clouds which would wait until I got to the hotel before they opened up and poured rain all over the things I left in the bed […]

Mantra says, “Hello!”

Rest assured, she will be around on Monday, but tonight we have something to share which will lead into something we will cover this week. This poem is named Driving. Do not judge the book by its cover.


Part VI of the Auto Saving Series. If you missed a segment, start at the beginning. If your engine is on fire, it is going to be expensive. Burnt engines ruin much more than your day. Statistics According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), in 2007, 365 deaths, 1,500 injuries and more than $1 billion in property damage […]