Newsom on the Market
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Fri Oct 31, 2014 07:36 AM CDT

Back in 1974, master horror writer Stephen King moved his family from Maine to Boulder, Colorado, for a change of scenery intended to refocus his writing. This would prove to be a year-long adventure, including the now-famous Halloween weekend stay at the Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado, that inspired his classic novel "The Shining."

Recently, I proposed a similar experiment to DTN Editor-in-Chief Greg Horstmeier. My idea was to take a year sabbatical away from the Omaha office and find a place where I could be completely removed from all fundamental influence (USDA reports, weather forecasts, Twitter chatter, etc.) ...

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