Paris is Burning

http://www.flickr.com/photos/fragmentsgallery/sets/72157622310606364/show/ Last night right before it set, the sun put in an appearance. So as I was waiting for my room service, I decided to check out the neighborhood, the 9th Arrondissement. I wandered around and decided that I picked a great area to stay. It is at the foot of Montmartre and is not…

Uphill in the Rain

Today, I was very confident with my French skills up to the point of actually understanding French. These people speak very fast! OMG! So where to begin, I think the universe likes me again. Both of my flights were smooth and both arrived earlier than expected. I traded seats with a French woman on the…

Traveling Day

Well, I made it to the airport without incident. The security line was one other person. So that means I have a few hours to blow. I will probably grab some lunch in a half hour. Exciting, huh? So consider this my first report in from the trenches, so to speak It is going to…

And it feels like…

http://www.flickr.com/photos/fragmentsgallery/sets/72157614713585246/show/ I got a little teary on the airplane on the way home. I guess because I realized that for the first time, no one was waiting at the airport for me. It’s still hard sometimes. I got a little weirded out during the con’s Valentine’s Day Massacre dance, too. I don’t like couples, I…

Notes from the trenches

So it’s way early and I’m sitting at LAX. Fun! The con was fun, obviously. I have photos and autographs and more photos of Gareth David Lloyd. He’s gorgeous! And called me sweetie – well, he called everyone that, but still! Heh I’ve laughed so much this weekend. It’s been so good for me. I…