March 6, 2012 (Day 343) — Williamsburg While on the east coast for my brother’s bachelor party, we spent some time in NYC. Which we love, by the way. While there, we also spent some time at a super-hip hotel in Brooklyn near Williamsburg in Fort Greene. Now, my little understanding of Brooklyn happens to […]

Summer Swinger

November 9, 2010 (Day 283) — Summer Swinger Ahh, on to my second (third, fourth, seventh?) stop this week — West Point, NE. So, I make a stop at the Roadhouse Lounge. A place where locals are known to hang out, it’s a bit slow on a Tuesday night. The man behind the bar tells […]

ORIGINAL — Crescent City

November 4, 2010 (Day 278) — Crescent City “I consider myself lucky, to have fallen in love/with the girl, the city/and the river of mud/Oh let me know, where I can go/to save my soul.” — Big Bad Voodoo Daddy I’m sitting in an Italian restaurant in Kansas City. My grandmother (mom’s mom) is sitting […]

Absolute Sex (Feat. Big Nose Kate’s)

September 28, 2010 (Day 241) — Absolute Sex Mary Catherine Horoy — or as she is more commonly known in her time, “Big Nose Kate” — was the paramour of Doc Holliday, the heavy drinking dentist. These are all characters that have a special place of affection in my heart, as an armchair historian of […]


September 15, 2010 (Day 228) — Nikkalicious The final entry in my Kearney, Nebraska travel series! Over the past two nights we’ve reviewed a local brewery and a classy little joint. Now, we’re hitting up another Kearney institution — The Cellar. The Cellar is a bar and grill that has been — from what my […]