"Old U.S. 81"Near Ryan, Oklahoma Wandering & Wondering Wandering the Varicose Ribbons ... Someone once said, "The destination is the journey." I disagree. The best journey has no fixed destination. It goes where the adventure leads and never arrives at the destination. Each arrival is nothing but a destination discovered only upon arrival. Each arrival is but a stop along the adventure. At heart I am a wanderer. Even with a destination in mind, I will often leave the Interstates and wander along those meandering varicose ribbons to see what is to be seen. I am drawn to the varicose ribbons of concrete and asphalt, those meandering old byways ... [Read about why I wander the Varicose Ribbons] Scrolling over the images below will give you the story title. Clicking on the link will take you to the story. The magnifying class will open a larger image.