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Is Your Car Stereo Masking A Dangerous Problem?

We are kicking off our brand new blog on a musical note (pun fully intended).  It is rare to come across a driver who doesn’t enjoy listening to music whilst engaging in the enjoyable activity that is driving. 360 more words

Thoughts on a bus

Man, I miss having a car.

I surprisingly haven’t said that too many times in the month since I returned the rental. But right now I really want to have one. 464 more words


The Look Of Alarm On Her Face Was Almost Unnerving. What Did She Know That I didn't Know?

As I drove to work yesterday morning, the lyrics to “Rainy Days and Mondays” sung by the Carpenters was rolling around in my head. You are probably thinking I’m not oriented to time and place, everyone knows that today is Friday. 1,410 more words

Are You Asking Or Telling?

May 10th, 2015: Growing Up Iron (Special Mother's Day Edition)

Salutations friends,

Today, I’d like to start off by wishing a happy Mother’s Day to the mothers, grandmothers, step-mothers, aunts, and other female parental units out there that support, teach, and love their little ones. 1,121 more words


Arctic Spring Lullaby

My new favorite spot is on the riverbank by the elephant graveyard. It’s prickly with dry grass, charred by old fires, and studded with shell casings. 244 more words


When life gives me lemons, they're usually moldy.

In my 29 years, I can’t deny that I’ve lived a pretty privileged and sheltered life. I was resilient enough to win in a battle with my parents over where I would go to college, which meant I got to start over in a cool city, I drove a free car (with only pesky things like insurance payments, gas, and repair bills to worry about) for eight years, I finally got to fulfill my lifelong dream of living alone in a cool apartment in a great neighborhood, blah blah blah. 947 more words


From Knight Rider to Christine: How My Car Lost its Proverbial Marbles

Ever since I was a little girl, I have always had a strained relationship with cars. I remember my aunt had this toy police car that frightened me to death. 358 more words