Roswell, New Mexico, Home of the 1947 Alien Crash Landing

Little grey aliens crash-landed in Roswell, New Mexico in 1947, but it was in Carlsbad Caverns just an hour away where we saw a landscape so alien that it was like visiting another planet. We spent a couple of days …

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Oil and Cattle Barons

We gallivanted through the western states hoping to see sights we’d never seen before. From Atlanta, Georgia we’d driven to Lawton, Oklahoma, and from there to Roswell and then Carlsbad, New Mexico, down through Texas to Conroe near Houston, and …

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Other People’s Houses

If we’d have walked into a 5th wheel after this last road trip instead of going home, we’d have been blown away as if entering a grand palace, even when comparing it to the one full-sized ranch house we stayed …

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Wytheville UFO Road Trip

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I had just published a book called Alien Nightmares which mentioned the wave of UFO sightings in Wytheville, Virginia, in 1987-1988. About a week after the book went live, we left for a road trip from Georgia to New York. …

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Everything New is Old Again

I didn’t realize until we walked through several 5th wheel RVs that I felt as if our lives were broken down. Walking into our great big house after looking at fifth wheels was intensely depressing, and it took several hours …

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Sticks and Bricks Signs: The Jellyfish

I had no way of gauging whether Bear was receiving the same signs that I was as far as living in a sticks and bricks house. You have to be in tune with your inner voice in order to hear …

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Declutter Your House the Easy Way

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Having a sheriff traipse through your house with eyes on EVERYTHING is like somebody shining a spotlight through a magnifying glass onto a pimple. Suddenly, you see every embarrassment that you’ve hidden away, every secret stash of unmentionables. But sheriffs …

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Gulf Breeze UFO Map Mystery

It wasn’t our intention to zero in on all the UFO hot spots I’d written about in Alien Nightmares, but our vacations seemed to be gravitating toward those haunted places. Cayuga Lake, NY was where it all began for me …

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The Pare-Down Project

Once you start thinking about selling almost everything you’ve spent years collecting, all of your worldly possessions except for what might fit in a single pickup truck load, the reality of this gargantuan decision sets in. As you walk through …

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The Peanut Gallery: RV naysayers

As with anything in life, the minute you start telling people about this crazy plan to sell everything and ride off into the sunset in an RV, they’re all free with advice. Most of it comes from people who’ve never …

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