It is the evening of July 4th, a national holiday in the U.S. ("Independence Day), and just past the halfway point of 2018. There was good food and good times with the family. Also, a good amount of fireworks were set off by me and the siblings. Sue us! After working nearly a year on … Continue reading “Inside The Terrordome”: Halfway Point
Louisville finally gets out of 9th and 10th Winter! It's one thing to have a snow fall or cold snap in April... but it was very rarely warm throughout March OR April, until last week! I'm glad that I can put a hoodie in my backpack, instead of wearing it and a coat to work! … Continue reading Inside The Terrordome: “May!”
Song: "All The Stars" by Kendrick Lamar and SZA This is a perfect quote for the past week: The Winter Olympics are a day or 2 away from wrapping up. There have been some moments that I managed to watch – the Women’s Hockey Team winning the Gold Medal; Shaun White’s ridiculous runs in Snowboarding; … Continue reading “Inside The Terrordome”: An Interesting February!
Song: "Tell It To The Sky" by Tracy Bonham 1 month into the new apartment and all's well! It has furniture now, plus I bought some small odds and ends, such as a wet mop, a microwave, and a microwave cart. Combine it with a camping chair I got last summer, and I can start … Continue reading Inside The Terrordome: “Month #1”
Louisville is recovering from an ice and snow "storm" as I settle into my in my own apartment again. Hey, 3-4" of snow and ice is more than we've had in nearly 2 years! Song: "City Living" by Hypnotic Brass Ensemble It's a Christmas Miracle - Louisville started 2018 with 5 DAYS without a homicide! ... and … Continue reading Inside The NEW Terrordome!
Music Selection - "Christmas/Sarajevo 12/24" by Trans-Siberian Orchestra" (one of my favorite songs) Alabama did the right thing... well, the majority of them. Louisville did the right thing.... finally; should a Representative from Kentucky follow suit? And I have one month to do the "right thing", starting today or tomorrow. Alabama voters went to the polls … Continue reading Inside The Terrordome: “Do the Right Thing”
On my way home, a couple of days ago, I was riding the #4 bus. A woman and her little baby girl were already on the bus. The girl watched me sit down, stared from a few seconds, then went back to looking at everything else on the bus. I noticed her looking in my … Continue reading “Tales From The TARCside”: When Babies ‘Attack’