Musings, What I Learned This Week

What I Learned This Week: #25

Sunday, November 5 - Saturday, November 12   This Week in Water + Books = Bad: Via social media I learned that Whitaker Elementary School in my old neighborhood suffered a freak flash flood in its library. I didn't go to to Whitaker for elementary school (I went to the long-ago-torn-down-but-remembered-fondly Cottonwood Elementary), but Whitaker… Continue reading What I Learned This Week: #25

Books, Cincinnati, Musings, What I Learned This Week

What I Learned This Week: 20

Sunday, October 1 - Saturday, October 7   This Week Underground: This week started underneath Cincinnati on American Legacy Tours' Underground Tour benefiting the Cat Adoption Team. I've been on this tour before, but I'm such a homer I couldn't resist a repeat. The tour starts on Vine St discussing Cincinnati's brewing and drinking heritage… Continue reading What I Learned This Week: 20

Books, Musings

Where Oh Where…

Mindfully shopping for items I don't really need   A book that has been on my radar of “books to read” for a long while is Vegas: Memoir of a Dark Season by John Gregory Dunne. I come across the title occasionally in those listicle-type articles the internet is so great at. When the internet wants to suggest an interesting book to me, I click right… Continue reading Where Oh Where…

Musings, What Did I Learn This Week, What I Learned This Week

What I Learned this Week: #15

Sunday, August 20 - Saturday, August 26:   This week in Totality (a.k.a. the Eclipse): The work week started with a black hole of productivity on Monday afternoon as Cincinnati experienced a partial eclipse of the sun. Plenty of my space nerd friends traveled into Kentucky and Tennessee to experience totality. The rest of us… Continue reading What I Learned this Week: #15