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Washington, DC is a great city because there is such a variety of things to do and try. As I enter my final week here in DC, I figured I’d compile a list of my top ten favorite places to eat at, sights to see, and things to do. 825 more words

Places

This weekend: OutWrite LGBT Book Festival in Washington DC!

On Saturday, August 1, Erin & I will be vending at the OutWrite Book Festival in Washington DC. As someone who went to university in DC and worked at the now defunct, but completely legendary LGBTQ bookstore Lambda Rising, I’m super excited to be a queer author with queer books to sell in DC this coming weekend. 157 more words

Writing

US Presidents Choose a Post-White House DC 'Hood

Like I’ve discussed before, there is a lot more to consider in a home then the number of bedrooms and bathrooms. And no, I’m not talking about whether or not it has granite counter tops for your Chipotle bags to sit on top of or a laundry chute for mid-afternoon bouncy ball escapades. 793 more words

FETE: Machel Montano and the HD Family in Washington, DC - July 25, 2015

 We have a treat for you! Machel Montano and his full band will be in Washington, DC tomorrow night. Yes! We said Machel will be in DC tomorrow. 108 more words

Fetes

daikaya ramen

It’s a 90 degree day here in Washington, DC. The sun’s shining bright. Crowds of tourists swarm the sidewalks. My patience is waning. All I really want is a tall glass of ice-cold water, but somehow, I find myself in front of a Japanese ramen shop. 345 more words

Places

What Will Happen To Downtown DC?

One of the more interesting, and under-discussed, stories in DC right now is the slow but definite decline of central downtown.  Businesses are moving their offices east, to NoMa, or to the suburbs –  the FBI building, for example – leaving areas like M Street to ponder a future of extended vacancies and perhaps… 789 more words

In Other News ...

DC And The Rise Of The One Million Dollar Home    Remember when a million dollars was a mythical, unimaginable sum?  Now it’s just shorthand for a rowhouse with bad light and not enough closet space.  328 more words