WEATHER BLOG: Increasing Sunshine

Overall, not a terrible start to your Tuesday morning. The word for the day is improvement!

Tuesday’s weather will feature increasing sunshine and milder temperatures than what we saw Monday. 134 more words


A Trip Through Appalachia - Part 1

I recently joined my wife as she toured regions of Appalachia for her interactive documentary project, HOLLOW (Peabody anyone? Yes, please). It was a grand time visiting some not oft-visited areas in West Virginia and Kentucky. 40 more words


A Walk in Spring

Yesterday, perhaps for the first time this spring, the sun was bright, the temperatures mild to a degree where a midday walk would not become an exercise in moving, just to stay warm. 391 more words


Kentucky- A Strange Dichotomy

The story, as I’ve heard it, goes like this:

My Methodist-raised, Appalachian father has just married my Catholic-raised, urbanite mother at a cathedral in the latter’s hometown of Newport, Kentucky.  

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T minus 2 days:

I am highly anticipating my first visit with the new bariatric surgeon scheduled for Thursday of this week. It will take approximately two hours driving one-way into a neighboring state crossing a large mountain range to get to my doctor’s appointment by 9:30 in the a.m.

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The 4th Musketeer Xtreme Character Challenge: a manly milestone


Remember “The Three Musketeers” or the 1974 film called “The Four Musketeers”? Well, forget those old movies because now there is a life-altering men’s movement growing in the United States called the The 4th Musketeer Xtreme Character Challenge. 415 more words

Carmel Campus News

Appalachia, Pg1

Working on so many projects at the same time. This has become a crash course in budgeting time and becoming a productive member of society from home. 71 more words