Near Rugby, ND

Finding myself in the middle of everywhere

“Where did you move again, Montana?” my client in California asked. “Actually North Dakota,” I said proudly. “Oh, wow. Even more remote.” (Yup.)   On August 28, 2014, about 1 month before we launched Intersection Journal, I visited Rugby, ND, to venture into the center of it all.  Literally.  With...

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Branding cattle Monday, May 5, 2014, at the Eagle Ridge Ranch outside Casper, Wyo. (Photo by Ryan Dorgan)

Following the road West

Moving west meant a lot of time alone. A lot of time with just my thoughts to keep me company.   Moving west meant sorting through unanswered questions and buried emotions that had lay dormant since childhood.   “You conquer loss by going to the place it happened and...

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