Why “A Thousand Miles from Kansas”? Easy. Dwight Yoakam, South Korea, and a yearning for home.
Worth a read as how he answers the question about the name of his blog:
I was recently asked why I titled my blog “A Thousand Miles from Kansas”. Easy. Dwight Yoakam and South Korea. I’m sure that seems like a strange combination and spawns an even bigger question: How do Dwight and South Korea relate to Kansas?