Field of Dreams Gallery

“Is this Heaven?”

“No, it’s Iowa.”

The baseball diamond from the movie “Field of Dreams” is still there, now a tourist attraction. When we stopped by, it was the perfect season because the corn was tall, so we could emerge from the corn like the movie’s ghost ballplayers do (Is that the plot? I dunno — I’ve never seen the movie. When I admitted that, our friend Jane said, “What?! Are you a Communist?”) We walked the bases and I pitched a few balls and had a good time. [Read more about our jaunt through Iowa.]