2018 April Blogging From A to Z Challenge: Theme Reveal

2018 April Blogging From A to Z Challenge: Theme Reveal

A to Z Challenge, Back Roads, Backroads Discoveries, Books, Bucket List Trips, Cross Country Road Trips, Kentucky, Less Beaten Paths Books, Murals, New Mexico, Offbeat Places, Place Names, Quirky Things, Roadside Attractions, Roadsigns, Texas, Travel Blogging, Unexpected Discoveries, Unique Places, Wall Art
Friends out there in interweb...its that time of year again!  April is the "Blogging from A to Z Challenge" and for the third year in a row I will be participating and posting daily for the month of April, each day featuring the letter of the day. Today I have chosen to reveal my theme for the 2018 version of the challenge and hopefully it will be fun! During a good part of April I will be traveling across the United States and so my posting time will be limited.  Therefore, this year will feature a random (yet alphabetical) selection of photos I have taken from my nearly 20 years of back roads travel in the United States and Canada.  I may even throw in a few random shots from…
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Sumoflam Interviewed on Teal Gray Worldwide Podcast

Sumoflam Interviewed on Teal Gray Worldwide Podcast

Backroads Discoveries, Place Names, Roadside Attractions, Travel Blogging, Unique Places
I was recently honored to be interviewed on a podcast hosted by Dr. Teal L. Gray, from Texas. She often delves into travel and the mysterious things of the world. [caption width="226" id="attachment_15922" align="alignleft"] Dr. Teal L. Gray[/caption] I was introduced to Teal by fellow travel writer/blogger Tui Snider, who has authored three books including one on the interesting and offbeat in North Texas. Teal has followed both my travel blog and is a fan of my photography. [caption width="469" id="attachment_15923" align="aligncenter"] Teal Gray Worldwide Blog[/caption] In her podcast we discussed the origins of my Sumoflam name, my travels around the US and Canada, my TV shows in Japan and my photography. I am grateful to her for this opportunity and wanted to share it again with my blog viewers…
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