Tag Archives: Atlanta

Falling for Georgia

I began visiting Georgia last year before there was any discussion about moving. I got a MegaBus ticket and rode 8 hours to see Carlton last summer, which was against the wishes of a few family members because buses are scary and … Continue reading

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Atlanta: Diverse and Awesome

My area of Arkansas has always been very…White. There is basically no diversity in the whole town. Unlike me, Carlton grew up in a predominantly Black area of Arkansas. Unfortunately, racism was a pretty big thing while I was growing up, and … Continue reading

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Atlanta’s Initiation

I guess Atlanta has been putting me through some sort of initiation or something over the past month because Carlton and I have both been sick. I got sick, he got sick, I got sick again and worse than the first … Continue reading

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Joining Trinity

Carlton moved to Atlanta a few months before I did. He had been in Athens, but his work brought him to The Big Peach. That means he had plenty of time to scout out a few churches before I got … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Junction

After I survived my first solo adventure down the freeway, I expressed my excitement to Carlton. His response and solution: drive more. It makes sense. Practice makes perfect and all. So, the next day he was off, which was a couple weekends ago, we … Continue reading

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Stayin’ Alive on I-75

The most terrifying thing I have experienced in Georgia so far is driving here. If you saw my last post, you know that my hometown area of Arkansas is a pretty open place. In Atlanta, I am surrounded by people, … Continue reading

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From Possum Grape to the Big Peach

I’ve never talked about my hometown very much on my blog, since most of my topics are about communications, news, or life events that happen away from home. Most people that I meet first remember me by my hometown: Possum … Continue reading

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