Gustafva Swedish Lutheran Church & Cemetery

The Prairie Cemetery: Discovery

Drive West out of Wadena, Minnesota on State Highway 29 into Compton Township. Turn left onto County Road 77 at the edge of section 10. Take another left about a quarter mile in onto a two rut lane of sand and gravel across from an Amish farm. Drive through the horse dung, set the car… Continue reading The Prairie Cemetery: Discovery

Ohman homestead

An Old Ugly Rocker

It’s an old ugly rocker sitting low to the ground for people with short legs. The head board sports some fancy filigree reminding me of old cowboy movies. It’s brown and easily shrugged off as useless. Most people would think of it as storage room material or perhaps kindling for a summer bonfire. We think… Continue reading An Old Ugly Rocker