Posts tagged “vacations”

  1. This post is brought to you by A Man. My dad only gets me into the car by promising a trip to Barnes and Noble. I might be 9, but I’m well versed in the art of manipulation and guilt tripping, and as the non-custodial parent my dad is particularly susceptible. All in all, it’s probably a good thing that my tastes run cheap, although he sighs when he sees I’m clutching a copy of the first volume…

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  2. Ah, my foes, and oh my friends: I've seen things you people wouldn't believe, and I'm back. I've seen silent stars at 10,000 feet and a stone sunset carved out of old and massive earth and I've been inside a cave that had a secret bar and dance floor in the back and I've had eggs and black coffee every morning before "we'd better get on the road if we want to make it to Bryce…

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  3. Hello, friends and well-wishers! I am safely in Utah, after driving through a handful of hailstorms in the dark and in the cold. I even managed to return an automotive favor to the universe by giving a jump to a stranded family outside of Tooele. Imagine that! Me, giving someone help with a car. Now I am where I belong: in Nicole's guest bedroom, eating the tacos she makes for me and trying to…

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