This morning I tried to wake up a little early so that I could do some more sea-watching from the boat before we made landfall. We were losing an hour so I spent waaaaaay too long trying to figure out when that meant I should set my alarm for and finally settled on the wrong time only to wake up naturally anyway. 1,690 more words
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“At fourteen you are made of cellophane. You curl easily and everyone can see through you.”
That’s a quote from Jean Shepherd’s vivid, funny and sad short story of an adolescent moment of truth, called “The Endless Streetcar Ride into the Night, and the Tinfoil Noose.” 50 more words
The Cincinnati streetcar system, now known as the Cincinnati Bell Connector, will begin revenue service today (Aug. 9, 2016).
Actually, no revenue will be collected as passengers will ride for free during the first weekend of operation. 93 more words