…so we went for a drive through Shenandoah National Park this morning. Go to the album and look at the pictures. Yes, it was nice, but, honestly, just for passing time. For what, you may ask….
Yet another trip down Memory Lane was planned for today: Mel and I drove out to Elk Run Stables, place where Mel not only stabled her horse during college but also worked as an Assistant Manager. We met Marcie there, … Continue reading
…and we are back at JMU. Good Lord, have we missed a lot. JMU got HUGE….
So, I admit it, we don’t run into Mary and Mike that often. Maybe it has to do with the fact, that they live in Roanoke and not in Germany. Good thing about life in the 21st Century though is … Continue reading
One of the great things about American National Parks, and I might repeat myself from other posts (not that I would care) is the fact, that it has something for everyone. If you have your mind set on hiking for … Continue reading
Thank you so very much, Lee, for making landfall on the Gulf of Mexico side and deciding to make just a tropical nuisance of you. So instead of a hurricane, we only have pouring rain. Upside of it: Almost nobody … Continue reading
…but it’s sure enough not in the least what I would have expected, either. Gatlinburg…hoooooooo boy…..
Ok. And here it is again, good old timeshift, pushing us back 6 hours without informing our inner clocks. On the other hand though, not that big a deal. Six o’clock in the morning ain’t that bad, and so we … Continue reading
Five in the morning is an evil time. Especially when the alarm clock goes down to tell you to get up, get showered, dressed and pack the darn luggage into the car to drive to the airport. … Continue reading
I’ve been exposed to what is now known as ‘Urban Fantasy’ for quite a while. I started out early with part of the Darkness Rising series when I was a kid. It really grabbed me though with Shadowrun in 1989, … Continue reading