Meeting Keane, and other brushes with stardom in 2009

If you’ve read my blog for any amount of time, you know that I love going to concerts, symphonies, operas, plays, and musicals. My favorite concert of 2009 was Keane at the Hollywood Palladium (with Mat Kearney as the opener). My “bosom friend” Esther treated me to my ticket for my birthday, and we met […]

Better Than This

This morning I got an email from Facebook’s Compare People application, where you have a superlative description (most beautiful, most insane, etc) and photos of two people to vote on. Since I added the app, my “rankings” compared to my other Facebook friends have stayed pretty firm. But after reading today’s email, it appears I’ve […]


MAY 8 – Oakland, CA – The Fox Theater 9 – Los Angeles, CA – The Hollywood Palladium 12 – Salt Lake City, UT – Kingsbury Hall 13 – Denver, CO – The Ogden Theater 15 – Minneapolis, MN – Myth 16 – Chicago, IL – Aragon Ballroom 19 – Washington, DC – Constitution Hall […]


The word is in on both job offers is in, and one offer was 15% higher than the other. I have accepted the position in Thoracic Surgery, where I will be the go-to girl for Dr. Pickens. The office has a great view of lovely Ann Arbor, the office staff is wonderful, and I know […]