Linn, Texas

Linn is a named spot in the RGV north of Edinburg, out in the country about 20 miles. It doesn’t have expressways, arterials, and masses of people and cars, yet I’m close to stores and the birding places.

The place I had in Los Fresnos was one of the worst RV “resorts” I’ve had. […]

Los Fresnos

Los Fresnos is at the south end of the Rio Grande Valley, on TX100 on the way to Port Isabel. It’s hot, humid, mosquitoes are everywhere, as are fire ants. Typical RGV, but a “cold” front is coming through tonight which should help.

Observations on legal pot

Texas has opted for the underground, unregulated, market for cannabis, backed up with severe fines and prison time. And they seem happy with this model as there is little effort to make any significant changes.

The Washington legislature is getting prepared to convene, and they have a lot on their plate. They may not […]


Rockport lost a lot of structures during Harvey, though there has been a lot of rebuilding, especially homes. The blank spaces are very much clean and tidy. There aren’t a lot of people around.

Aransas NWR

CBD products are sold in absolutely every place that sells anything here in Texas. Consider that nearly no one can tell you what CBD is, or does, or comes from, they buy it anyway.

I went to the refuge today and quickly spotted whoopers. The weather was splendid, sunny, calm, flat seas, all of […]


My usual camping spot is Goose Island State Park, but the campground was damaged by Hurricane Harvey and is still under repair. So I’m trying out a new experience, paying Rockport rates to park in an RV place in Fulton. It’s not pretty, it’s expensive, but a great location. I’ll be here 2 weeks.