The Tale of the Little Train That Couldn’t

I’ve been riding the train to work for about a year and a half now. It is never something I am excited to do (because people smell so bad I cry before boarding the train, people are gross, and people are stupid and beyond professional help), but it sure cuts down on the Atlanta commuting… Continue reading The Tale of the Little Train That Couldn’t

The Basic Traveler: Bring Your Own Air Freshener

It’s time for another migration from my old account, The Basic Traveler.  The morning commute started out pretty good, compared to most days.  I accidentally stayed in a bed a couple snoozes of the alarm longer than I had anticipated, but seeing how it was the Monday after a holiday weekend I think I did… Continue reading The Basic Traveler: Bring Your Own Air Freshener

Ain’t No Smoggy Smoke On Rocky Top

This is a sight I will never tire of seeing:   thousands of people cheering as one of my favorite college football teams pours out of their locker room to the marching band rendition of “Rocky Top.”  I was able to make it home last weekend to watch the Vols take on Mizzou.  Tennessee was unable… Continue reading Ain’t No Smoggy Smoke On Rocky Top

Welcome to New York: A Throwback

 Walking through a crowd, the village is aglow Kaleidoscope of loud heartbeats under coats Everybody here wanted something more Searching for a sound we hadn’t heard before And it said, “Welcome to New York!  It’s been waiting for you!” I first went to New York in April earlier this year.  I had always wanted to… Continue reading Welcome to New York: A Throwback