Throwback Thursday May 1st, 2014 @ 8:06 am PST
Father Lopez Catholic High School March 5th, 2008 @ 2:45 pm PST
Catholic High School in Daytona Beach, FL
Indigo Manor: Assisted Living in Daytona Beach, Florida May 22nd, 2007 @ 2:16 pm PST
The assisted living facility that killed my grandmother
Biggins on A1A May 14th, 2007 @ 12:36 pm PST
I saw this sign on A1A in Daytona Beach while driving back from my grandmother’s wake. It’s the kind of thing she would have thought was pretty damn funny. I really can’t think of a better name for a “gentlemen’s club” on the ocean.
Anna Albanese May 4th, 2007 @ 11:44 am PST
Anna S. Albanese10/28/1920 – 05/04/2007 My grandmother passed away died this afternoon. I hate “passed away”. It’s so … passive. Nana was not a passive person. She was incredibly, astoundingly active. She’d been pretty limited for the last few years, but that’s not really how I’ll remember her. When I was in elementary school I […]
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy September 26th, 2006 @ 7:13 pm PST
This is an essay I wrote a loooong time ago … I must have been 13 or 14 … good old St. Paul’s Catholic Elementary School in Daytona Beach, FL …
Weather March 7th, 2002 @ 4:10 am PST
It rained in Los Angeles today. Rain? <Princess Bride>Inconceivable!</Princess Bride> An inch of rain in Los Angeles will cause flooding. I grew up in Daytona Beach and spent the 90s in Gainesville, Fl. Rain was not unusual. In Daytona it rained like clockwork from 3 to 4 pm pretty much every day for eight or […]
3 … 2 … 1 April 19th, 2001 @ 2:03 pm PST
The space shuttle Endeavour launched this afternoon. I was lucky enough to live in Daytona Beach, FL when I was a kid so I was able to see this many, many times … My mom took us to Cape Canaveral to see one of the very first launches. Incredible. Awe-inspiring. Loud.
A Different Cowboy March 26th, 2001 @ 7:32 am PST
This is something I wrote a long, long, long time ago…
Behind the Wheel / Route 66 July 31st, 2000 @ 11:58 am PST
Behind the Wheel / Route 66 – Depeche Mode This song will always remind me of tooling on A1A. The beachside and Daytona. Being a senior in high school and driving to the ocean.