A Severe Case of Wanderlust

When I was a teen, I would watch the airplanes leaving Maui and fantasize about where they could take me. Ironically they were all full of tourists going home from their adventures on my island. I knew every inch of that island. I had been to every corner and explored every cranny. While kids on […]

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You Go Down Smooth

Its rare to go from never having even heard of a band, to be completely obsessed with them in 15 minutes. KEXP is most often responsible for those reactions. It was that way when I heard Pickwick for the first time. And it happened again tonight with Lake Street Dive. I went to lie on […]

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Where everybody knows your name

I moved this year. And ever since I moved from the house I had been in for 7 years, I have been feeling a little lost. I didn’t realize why until I received last night’s prompt, asking us to talk about our Third Place. I don’t have one right now. They say that each person […]

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