There is always HOPE.
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.
We lost a legend to COVID-19.
Missing my little fur babies! Check out Haiku #78.
With the state of the world as it is, I find my self in limbo.
Haiku # 77
Trapped in limbo in Kansas, the embers of a recent fire pit on a chilly Salina night transported me all the way to Misawa, Japan…and her.
In the Time of COVID-19
The Tale of COVID-19 and what it has done to us.
Masks 4 All (#masks4all)
Czech Republic has significantly slowed the spread of COVID-19. How? Wear a mask in public!
A solitary walk down a lonely hospital corridor.
One Mask: A COVID-19 Tale
One Mask: A COVID-19 Tale.
To Really Be Home
My new poem “To Really Be Home”. Written in haiku form, it is technically referred to as a haiku chain. Give it a read!