Howard Johnson Express Inn - Augusta Suites
Travel Blogs from Augusta
... Oreo cookies. The winning piglet also got Oreo’s.
Avett brothers headlined the first night and were off the hook! They played an upbeat set and exceeded my expectation (that were high anyway) in every regard.
Second night headliners were Old crow Medicine show. They were surrounded by even more hype from the locals than the Avett Bros, but they didn’t do anything for me as original ...
... side road ending in a cul-de-sac. I had to stop, to sit in the sun, in the open field. To try to eat a bit, to cry, to gather wildflowers, to stop the too-eager turn of the wheels toward the tiny dust-filled box, the square-edged and lifeless portrait, the stiff rectangle of the flower-draped cross. All those angles. Poking in and reminding me that in this moment the circle is broken, as we are broken by our grief, our loss, the absence in the link of hands. The baton falls in a ...
Sun. April 20, 2014
Lv. Augusta 12:06 am Delta 5024 (4AB)
Ar. Atlanta 1:031 am (layover=1H 52M)
... Hybrid solar-battery powered flashlight
Sleeping bag from Kara
Two mid-size carabiners
Rope "paracord" bracelet my youngest sister made for me
Steel necklace from my dad
Rubberband bracelet from my middle sister
Cloth napkin and washcloth
Candles from St. Paul's
Prayer beads from the Steinkes
Two pairs of jeans (one for farm work)
... would not return until later in the day. This gave us plenty of time to check out all the changes in Aiken since our last visit. Guess what - not much has changed in this place apart from the introduction of a Mexican\sushi restaurant. (But perhaps this was here last time but we just didn't know about it) At least the weather was a lot cooler than our last visit. ...