Posted in February 2013

Los Angeles Times Travel Show 2013

Los Angeles Times Travel Show 2013

The Los Angeles Times held its 15th Annual Travel Show this past weekend at the LA Convention Center and, since tickets to the event were pretty cheap, I had to go. Since I took the Metro red and expo lines to the convention center, I also got to knock off $3 on admission, paying an … Continue reading

Year of the 5K: The Color Run

Year of the 5K: The Color Run

One of my resolutions for 2013 was to complete three 5Ks within the year. I think I might have to bump that up to at least seven, since by the time February ends, I will have already finished two. I am planning on doing the Chinatown Firecracker 5K next week, but earlier this month, I … Continue reading

Norton Simon Museum

Norton Simon Museum

Yesterday, my friend Mayra and I went to check out the Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena. It was my first time visiting and I really wanted to go because it was featuring an 1889 self-portrait by Vincent Van Gogh, on loan from the National Gallery of Art in Washington DC. I saw an advertisement for … Continue reading

Celebrating the Year of the Snake

Celebrating the Year of the Snake

I haven’t written in a little over two months, but I am back! Work took over my life for a while, but I’ve been able to do some more exploring and am trying to commit to writing more. It’s good practice for this novel that I want to be able to put together eventually. Anyway, … Continue reading