Beauty and Symbols at Ely Cathedral

Ely Cathedral rises out of the town that bears its same name like a mighty fortress. Though relevant to the present, its history is quite intriguing and the thoughtful artwork within inspires us to look upward to an everlasting future. The seniors at the school where I work are graduating in this famous cathedral, so when they went on…

The Thrill of the Roller Coaster

When I was young I didn’t have the best relationship with amusement parks. The first and only time I went to Disney with the family, my brother excitedly ran off with the kid money for food and water, and my sister and I dragged ourselves through the park, famished and dehydrated for hours before finally…

“New City+Old Friend=Priceless Experience”

A little while ago  I took a train to London to meet a friend I haven’t seen in over 8 years. “J” was amazing! He complimented me from the moment I got off the plane, was there to greet me with a big hug, took me to get something to eat (my kind of man) and gave…

England-Woolly Sheep and Things to Eat

Most of what I’ve seen of England so far has been its emerald and serene countryside, and except for the cutest, wooliest sheep I’ve ever seen, the landscape looks oddly familiar. In fact, it reminds me so much of Tennessee, it feels like I’m just down the road from home! It rains a lot, the…