Author Archives: J Hardy Carroll

About J Hardy Carroll

J Hardy Carroll is a novelist and comics artist currently residing in one of those soundalike states that starts and ends with a vowel .

Nikiski, Alaska

Today Pegman heads north to the last frontier of Nikiski, Alaska.  The Kenai Peninsula is a storied and lovely place, so you should stroll around with Pegman and see if something inspires you enough to write and share up to … Continue reading

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Vanautu, Solomon Islands

Today Pegman journeys to the far South Pacific to the island of Vanautu. While there is a dearth of street view or photo sphere imagery, the island and region have much history and many interesting stories. You mission is to … Continue reading

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Santo Tomás, España

Today Pegman goes to the sunny coast of Spain to take a break from winter. Your goal is to kick off your winter boots and stroll around until you find something inspiring, then write up to 150 words about it. … Continue reading

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Xinhua, China

Today Pegman travels to Xinhua, China. China’s relationship with Pegman’s parents is tenuous at best, so photospheres are hard to come by and street views almost non-existant. That said, you can still find some lovely city- and landscapes hidden in … Continue reading

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Tolchester Beach, Delaware

Today Pegman goes to one of the original 13 colonies, the oft-overlooked state of Delaware on the east coast of the United States. Though small, plenty of things have happened there and continue to happen, as a quick trip through … Continue reading

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Free State, South Africa

Today Pegman flies to Free State, South Africa, a place with a long and troubled history. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to write 150 words inspired by a photo from Google Earth’s Street View. When you’re … Continue reading

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Today Pegman travels to the city of Minsk in Belarus, a place of rich history and cultural significance. Though Pegman has yet to create a comprehensive Google map, there are plenty of photospheres with which to inspire yourself to write … Continue reading

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