June 23, 2009
Here we are, driving down Highway 70 on our way to Colorado. You can take Highway 70 from St. Louis, straight to the Dillon exit where we get off in Colorado. It’s hard to get lost on this trip. Mostly I nap and knit. It’s a tough day. Today I drove first thing to get it over with. I was hoping to be sleeping when we passed these Wind Monsters, but here they are. I can never get a good picture of the whole lot of them, but suffice it to say, there are bunches of them, standing all over the fields and hills in this particular spot. Like a big army. And they are HUGE. We saw one of the arms on a semi one time. They give me the creeps. Wind Energy – I know it’s a good thing. But these remind me of something out of War of the Worlds. They just stand there silently, twirling around, waiting ……..