September, 2014

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Wake Me Up When September Ends

Philadelphia to Elkton, MD

It’s more than a little cliché to say that time flies when you’re having fun. But just because something is cliché doesn’t mean it isn’t true. And right now I find it hard to believe that I’ve been on the road for over three months and, in less than threeRead More…


Trader Joe’s, City Hall, and a Cookie

If all goes according to plan, I only have about eight hours left before I depart Philadelphia. I can’t believe I’ve been here for two weeks and I will definitely be sad to leave it behind. I’m not going to lie. The temptation to stay another day (or week) isRead More…


The Fine Art of Procrastination

My Final Sunday in Philadelphia

Today wasn’t exactly the most productive day I’ve ever had but the lack of productivity had the intended results I think I was seeking.  While I wasn’t actively trying to delay my departure I also wasn’t doing anything to hasten my exodus.  I did some work on the computer, tookRead More…


My Last Saturday in Philadelphia

So before I forget, congratulations to Tara for being the first successful responder to the Zoltar photo question. It was “Big”. Michael and Nancy also correctly identified the movie but Tara gets bragging rights. I don’t have any prizes to offer at this point but bragging rights are better thanRead More…


Bicycle Repairs and the Art Museum

Another Good Day in Philadelphia

As much as I hate to say it, it looks like my extended stay in Philadelphia is nearing an end. It’s not that I don’t want to get back on the road, it’s just that I really like Philadelphia. That said, I also really enjoyed being back on the roadRead More…


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