Reading

One Year : One Hundred Books

I have to admit. I gave myself this challenge without really understanding that I was doing it. Goodreads asked me how many books I was going to read in 2016 and, on a whim, I said 100. It just seemed like a nice round number…

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Road Tripping, Traveling

Returning Home: Playing Tourist in Kansas City

I imagine it is the nature of a nomad to constantly be questioning What is home?From the time I could crawl, my parents could probably tell that I always had my eye on the horizon. I wanted to explore, seek out, stumble, push, strive…

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Lifestyle, Party, Traveling

NYC Note: Three Alternatives to BAD Broadway Shows

So you are FINALLY planning a long-awaited trip to New York, but the Broadway shows you really want to see are sold out (ahem, Hamilton) and the rest you’ve either seen or you know they’re terrible (ahem, Aladdin). Please DON’T go…

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Feature, Food, Road Tripping, Travel

Delta Sojourn : An Escape to Clarksdale, MS

“The blues echoes right through into soul, R&B, and hip-hop. It’s part of the make-up of modern music. You can’t turn your back on the blues.” – Ronnie WoodIt’s October and fall has arrived in the Mississippi Delta…

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Reading, Traveling, Writing

And so we begin…

It is an auspicious day to begin a blog.Yesterday, my country seemed to shake off of its foundation. Everything went akimbo, off-kilter, awry.The 2016 election has been tumultuous from the start but I don’t think anyone expected that to be just…

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Reading

100 Books : PART DEUX!

A’ight.  So, I told you all about the books I read last year (hint, here is the full list). When you read that much…

Reading

One Year : One Hundred Books

I have to admit. I gave myself this challenge without really understanding that I was doing it. Goodreads asked me how many books I was…

Reading, Traveling, Writing

And so we begin…

It is an auspicious day to begin a blog.Yesterday, my country seemed to shake off of its foundation. Everything went akimbo, off-kilter, awry…