A hot cup of tea~ preferably an Earl Grey~ warms the falling snow. © 2020 Gregory Vessar. All Rights Reserved.
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.
Winter in Japan!
Staring out the window on a a JAL flight inspired me to pen Haiku #49.
An ode to the age of double nickels!
“Road Trip” was written during my university days and I recently rediscovered it while perusing some of my old journals. Reminds me of the good times and adventures spent with old friends!
What if we danced all~ night and whirled our hair just like~ Ocasek dared us?! © 2019 Gregory Vessar. All […]
A KISS Top Ten
This weekend, we head to Morioka, Japan to witness the KISS End of the Road World Tour. I’m excited for […]
Clouds look like smoke from~ a fire raging unchecked~ in my heart for you. Sometimes when you are on […]
Haiku #45 (A Halestorm!)
An airplane, a taxi, and my own two feet took me to rock out at the Halestorm show in Osaka, Japan on Dec. 3, 2019. I wrote this haiku the next morning!
Cats are world class players of the game Hide-n-Seek!