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At Home in the Flint Hills

Flint-Hills-Cheryl-UnruhThe Flint Hills in the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve near Strong City, Kan. (Photo by Cheryl Unruh)Where do you go when you want to get back to who you are? Do you have a special place -- a favorite, physical space? Commentator Cheryl Unruh does. And for her, it's not that far away.


KansasFlintHills Flickr_Patrick-Emerson-fullIn the heart of the Flint Hills, you can gaze upon the distant small town of Madison, Kan., from Texaco Hill. (Flickr Photo by Patrick Emerson) 

Cheryl-UnruhCommentator Cheryl Unruh is the author of the book: "Flyover People: Life on the Ground in a Rectangular State."

She also writes a weekly column for the Emporia Gazette. Look for her Flyover column on Tuesdays. And, you can find more of Cheryl's work on her website -




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