Beautiful site to see! Highland Cattle grazing in the highlands near Ballater, Scotland.
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.
Flowery View of Kildrummy Castle
A flowery view of the ruins of Kildrummy Castle in the Scottish Highlands.
Sheep on Road!
Sheep on the Road!
One of my favorite signs traveling around Scotland. This handmade sign is on the road from Ballater to Tomintoul, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. June 17, 2019.
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Father’s Day Haiku
A haiku about family influence, whether we realize it or not!
30 Years Ago …June 10, 1989!
June 10…Celebrating thirty years of marriage with Melissa. She has truly blessed my life.
Stranded on a Highway Somewhere in Kansas
Stranded on a Highway Somewhere in Kansas The clouds are moving faster, dark and heavy. The breeze is getting […]
In a few days, Melissa and I will celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary!
A new haiku…just because!
A poem in honor of my little brother, Brian.
The Greatest Motorcycle Daredevil Ever: Evel Knievel
On a recent trip back to Kansas to attend my beautiful niece’s graduation from Emporia State University, I spotted a billboard for The Evel Knievel Museum located in Topeka, Kansas…of course I had to stop and check it out!