Back in New York!

While I realize that the title of this post is “Back in New York!”, I’m actually going to start with a story from my high school days, that takes place in Northern Arizona. I was a member of my school’s marching band, and every year we’d go perform at the Bands of America competition, held…

All or Nothing

Wow!  I don’t post for almost a month, and now I’m giving you guys TWO posts in TWO days! Aren’t I great?  Aren’t you lucky? Anyway, here’s what happened today: I woke up this morning and knew instantly that it was the coldest thing I could remember experiencing in my life.  In shorts and a…

Brrr.

Wow, crazy times. First of all, Holy Moses, it gets cold here! Because I have no real experience with “weather” or “climates” other than “hot, hotter, sweltering” and “desert”, I’ve been thinking about the weather here in terms of what I know. This means that last week, my thought process was “Gee, it’s in the…