That big ol’ boat.

Now that it’s a month past my vacation, the thrill and urgency of writing about my big solo road trip is fading. The vacation itself doesn’t bear a lot of narration; when I got home my Mom said, “So you mainly just hung out and talked?” Why yes. Yes I did. I got nearly a […]

Road Trip Part Two

Gentle readers, forgive me. I should never write a “Part 1” of anything without at least planning out “Part 2.” It was my full and honest intention to start the blog rolling again, to build up steam, to really get back into good writing habits, it’s really important, just like dental hygiene I always say, […]

Road Trip, Part One

It was the farthest I’d ever driven on my own. According to Google Maps, from my front door to the Dugan’s front door was 704 miles. If it’s a drive you ever get to take, across the Blue Ridge and the Great Smoky Mountains, take it. It’s never less than lovely, and occasionally breathtaking. And […]