Like, seriously. Backstory: Six years ago, I saw one of my favorite bands for the first time–at their final* show ever. After that, I decided I needed to see all my other favorite bands BEFORE they broke up, and this became a new goal in my life. So I saw a couple of my bands, […]Read More In Which Our Heroine Has The Best Weekend EVER!
Sometimes I don’t fully appreciate how weird and wonderful my friends are, both online and IRL. They find humor and joy in the strangest of places and encounters, and that’s what makes life so incredibly interesting. I was given a reminder of this late Saturday night, as my Twitter buddy/former fellow J-towner Tim sent me […]Read More Guest Blog by Tim, with Special Guest Star Jeff Goldblum
Since we had a glut of writing stuff last week, today’s post will be pictures and fun. I like to keep you on your toes, after all. This weekend in my lovely town was Thunder in the Valley, when Johnstown welcomes all the bikers it can handle. In honor of the event, I swallow my […]Read More A Thundery Weekend
So here are the shots from the Virginia Living Museum, which has living exhibits showing each of the state’s geographic regions and some of the state’s unique features. From the website: Each exhibit tells a story. There is the predator-prey relationship between the chipmunk and the corn snake; the survival adaptations of the flounder and […]Read More Last Weekend in Virginia (…maybe): Part II
This is what happens when I take a day off and go to the beach: (Note: there is no sound to this video, as it was taken with my plain ol’ digital camera. And that’s unfortunate, because the sound was half the coolness. Oh, and sorry for the shaky-cam effect–I’m not the best videographer. Just […]Read More Angels at the Beach