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Category Archives: motel

August 2012

This year’s Escape Reno Heat adventure is kind of disjointed so far.  I had these items on the agenda: get my 30,000 mile van service visit Martha vacate in somewhere cool (as in not hot) drop by Van Specialties for some minor repairs(*) So far I’ve done 1 and 2, uttterly FAILED on 3, and […]

100929 – Wyoming is very wide

My noisy party-animal neighbors from Michigan were gone by the time I got up.  Or rather I waited until they were gone to get up.   It wasn’t that they were bad people.  On the contrary, they were very good people, and role models for anyone who wants to be partying hardy in couples mode into […]

long way home from Irvine

Sunday – 4/13 – Irvine to Desert Hot Springs = Hot tubbin’ with the masses Life is good in the OC, but it sure ain’t for me. My peeps from the 80’s were excellent and it was very cool to catch up with them, but being there reminded me of the vague sense of wrongness […]

road trip to Irvine

Thursday – 4/10 – Reno to Bishop On my final night in good ole Reno, my sunset walk and a beer turned into getting pretty drunk with Sean at the Tap House, so here I am on Thursday morning packing the truck and trying to be my most organized in spite of a raging hangover […]