What he said.
And yes, my profile pic is crummy (actually, it's a fantastic picture...but this picture of a picture just isn't cutting it). I know...I'll fix it later... Message me if you want a slightly better but still crummy pic...
I have been fortunate to have led a very interesting life. I have worked as a baker, run a book store, worked for a University, the Feds, private corporations and non profits.
I tend to lean towards new experiences rather than doing the same old thing, and would rather drive than fly. I love finding little out of the way diners in small towns, with a waitress who calls everyone Sweety or Hon...
The allure of the road trip is not to be denied nor underestimated.
And yes, the food does taste better in places like these. I theorize that it is simply because the egg was in a chicken yesterday, and the biscuits were made from scratch that morning. You can always tell it is a great place to eat if they make their cinnamon rolls by hand, the night before.
"Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving"
I read every day. All of the time. I try to learn not just from my own experiences, but from the wisdom of others.
"I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death."
And I try not to take life too terribly seriously.
"In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and has been widely regarded as a bad move."
Heck--In a hundred years, we will all be dead, so why spend so much time worrying about the little things.