Tag Archives: Louisiana

Travel Photo of the Day (March 1)

As I walked through the Garden District in New Orleans, Louisiana, I learned a valuable lesson.  Watch your step.  The roots of some of the lovely trees are ripping up the sidewalk.

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The Awakening by Kate Chopin

Kate Chopin, née Katherine O’Flaherty (Feb. 8, 1851-Aug. 22, 1904) was an American writer who published two novels and short stories.  She came from a wealthy St. Louis family. In 1870, Kate married Oscar Chopin, whose family was prominent in … Continue reading

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Reason 98 why I work

To experience the Mississippi River and New Orleans.

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Reason 87 why I work

To visit the St. Louis Cathedral in Jackson Square, New Orleans on a cold December day.  It is the oldest continuously operating cathedral in the United States.

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Reason 83 why I work

To see how they live in the French Quarter, New Orleans.  Happy Friday!

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Reason 78 why I work

To visit William S. Burroughs’ House in New Orleans.

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Reason 59 why I work

  To watch a perfect landing on the Mississippi in New Orleans.

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Reason 53 why I work

The see the home of Anne Rice in the Garden District, New Orleans.

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Reason 49 Why I Work

To see Bourbon Street in New Orleans first thing in the morning.

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Reason 45 why I work

To learn about the side of Lincoln I didn’t know in New Orleans.

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