All posts tagged: Maryland

A Not-So-Happily-Ever-After Ending

It’s over.  The end.  Finito.  I don’t quite know what to do with myself now.  It’s officially summer— I should be going to the beach or working on my tan or scouting out my next bar-of-choice for Wednesday’s Center City Sips Happy Hour (I take Center City Sips very seriously)— but there’s a huge void in my life now.  Plus, I kind of hate the beach. I know I should move on and get on with my life and find something new to occupy my time but after last weekend, I just can’t stop thinking about… … all of the new tap numbers I want to choreograph! (Whoops!  Did you think I was talking about Date #7 up there?  My bad…) Yesterday marked both the end of the Philly Tap Challenge and this year’s student recitals.  Now I have a huge, gaping hole in my life (and a huge, gaping hole in my right foot thanks to the duet I performed on Saturday night, but the less said about that the better). I have a …

A Question from the Hot Tub: Would YOU Date Me?

By the time you read this, I’ll be sitting in a hot tub overlooking the Chesapeake with a drink in hand—preferably something cool and alcoholic (even if it is only 8:00am)—and reading one of the Victorian novels I discovered while cleaning my room last weekend.  Today marks my first day off in three weeks and I intend to enjoy it. But enough about me and my bikini— let’s get down to business, shall we? When that radio produced from the CBC called last month to pre-interview me about my “dating spreadsheet,” I quickly realized that my story wasn’t quite what she was looking for.  (This was because I recognized her technique.  It’s called “Ask the same question over and over again, only ask it slightly differently each time.”  This is the same technique I use when I’m in journalist-mode and my interviewee isn’t giving me what I want.) So I tossed her the name of the Spreadsheet Master himself (fellow blogger Dennis H.) and lo and behold, Dennis managed to snag a proper interview.  I’d …