A rainy day in Ballater, Scotland for inspiration.
Greg VessarI love music, I love to travel, and I love to write. My blog "A Thousand Miles from Kansas" combines all three. I am a Kansas boy and an educator on sabbatical. I have lived in many places around the globe and I currently live in northern Japan. Journey with me as I combine my loves of music, travel, and the written word as I navigate through life.
The Rhinestone Cowboy’s Top Ten
You’ve probably loved a song Glen Campbell had a hand in creating, but probably had no idea he was involved!
Haiku # 27 and Why Haikus?
Three simple questions that inspired me to think about the poetic form Haiku…and to write Haiku #27.
Busy honeybees~ fluttering in rain soaked air~ only hope for life. © 2019 Gregory Vessar. All Rights Reserved.
RIP Ric Ocasek
In memory of Ric Ocasek, lead singer and writer for the rock band The Cars. The Cars burst onto the […]
The Japanese Whirlwind Part VI: Sayonara, Until We Are Together Again.
The final installment of our family Japanese adventure!
Nothing beats a good book!
A random thought with colorful pinwheels!
The Japanese Whirlwind Part V: Where’s my phone?!
A lost phone and a Japanese act of random kindness!
Hard to believe 19 years have passed. Miss her everyday.