NHRA U.S. Nationals trips I am a BIG fan of Drag Racing, specifically the U.S. circuit known as the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA). There are over a dozen divisions of cars that race down a 1/4 mile strip (or 1000 feet, if you are in the top 2 "Pro" classes), taking anywhere from 12 … Continue reading A Look Back… #3
Cardiac Ablation The 2nd event of the 2010 decade was my Cardiac Ablation in July 2018. In essence, the top half of my heart was beating at almost twice the speed of the bottom half, sending my overall heart rate well over 120 beats per minute. I wrote more about it HERE. Song - "What's … Continue reading A Look Back… #2
To wrap up the year and the decade, I figured that a fun "little" project would be to pick out 30 events that had a big impact on me throughout this, write something about them (or link to a previous post about it), and add an impactful and/or well-liked song, book that I read, and … Continue reading A Look Back at the 2010’s in 30 Days
Sunday, 12:54 AM; some random thoughts on a strangely sleepless night: The song currently playing on Spotify: "Our Remains - For Piano" by Beta Radio. The decision from this post is in: I'm sitting out... but just the first few months, right now. I might be able to save up enough money for a vehicle or … Continue reading Night Walk: “Yay, Sunday!”
It was a very busy month of July: CT rehearsals, CT performances, school work, podcasts and blog posts, and normal work! Anyone want to take a few days in August and work/march/play for me? 😉 I signed up for a program called 'Code Louisville': a free, 12-week program where you learn the basics of coding … Continue reading I Need A Stunt Double!
For those reading this on another platform (Facebook or Twitter), I have a blog-within-a-blog on this page, titled "A 'Borg and a Baritone". It's chronicling my Rookie Season with the Cincinnati Tradition Drum & Bugle Corps, an all-age Drum Corps based in Cincinnati, Ohio. I'll recap what the group worked on, what I did well … Continue reading Inside the Terrordome: “Spring, Finally!”
Starting on January 7th, TARC is finally implementing its new smart card-based fare system, called "MyTARC Smart Card". MyTARC is a card where you can load a certain amount of cash onto the card and pay for your bus fare via a swipe or tap on the new fare boxes. Bus fare is not increasing; … Continue reading Tales from the TARCside: “New Fare System, New Website!”