Monthly Archives: May 2006

Rockin’ with PJ

Pearl Jam is my religion and last night I went to church. I believe in God, and his name is Mike McCready. While last night unfortunately lacked much of the usual rhetoric of the ranting and raving variety from PJ’s … Continue reading

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3 days, 1,500 miles

This morning kicks off a whirlwind of road-treading activity. My friend AF and I will soon head out from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC to catch the Pearl Jam show (finally!) tonight. I’m excited about that…but less enthusiastic about driving … Continue reading

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“Couch man doesn’t take life sitting down”

“Don’t confuse “couch man” with “couch potato.” This guy’s on the go” This is my fifth time in Roanoke, VA. I keep stopping through here – no, usually going out of my way to come here – because I can’t … Continue reading

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Rain or shine? Ask the guy on the couch

Wanna know what the weather in Roanoke, VA is like? Check out the TimesCast from the Roanoke Times and I’ll tell you….on my couch.

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That couch gets around

this is an updated version of an early entry

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Big enough?

High Point, North Carolina – the unofficial (shhh…don’t tell them that – they consider this title a very official fact) home furnishings (read: furniture) capital of the world. As long as I was in the area I naturally had to … Continue reading

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The Carolinas

The Carolinas are one of a few places that keep drawing me in for a closer inspection. Unfortunately I’ve all but sped through them three or four times now in the last 9 months. With today being my last day … Continue reading

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Choco Beach to Chucktown

Yesteray’s road from Cocoa Beach, Florida to Charleston, South Carolina wasn’t exactly the easy-going day I had hoped for…. but road days that begin with hitchhiking 160 miles rarely do. The story of what unfolded while setting sail for The … Continue reading

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Thanks to George Ephrem( in Jacksonville for snapping up some fun pics of The Couch and me last week!

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Four days ago I expected to be in Charleston, SC this morning, waking up on a new friend’s sailboat in the harbor. Today I find myself helping prep another sailboat in Jacksonville to get it ready to set sail later … Continue reading

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