Amtrekking, Day 1: Trinidad, CO

Some Amtrak trains have WiFi, but apparently not this one. Mixed blessing, really; no temptation to waste time online, but a pain in the ass when I need the internet for something, like blogging. So far my phone has saved me in that regard...when it can get anything resembling a signal. Anyway, we've passed through … Continue reading Amtrekking, Day 1: Trinidad, CO

Amtrekking, Day 1: Somewhere Between Albuquerque and Raton

The train left Flagstaff at maybe six in the morning. It's about 2 pm now. I've only had a few hours of sleep, largely because my personal paranoia about faulty alarm clocks, convenient snooze buttons and general laziness didn't allow me to sleep until I was safely on my way. As a result, I slept … Continue reading Amtrekking, Day 1: Somewhere Between Albuquerque and Raton