*This is Part Three in a series, click here to read installments One and Two.
August 1 finally came. Moving day. A friend from my teaching classes was going to be my new roommate. We had a great apartment on the other side of town. Max and Andie decided to move as
*This is Part 2 in a series. To read the first installment, click here.
In October 2004, I went on a family vacation. It was fun but, as with all family trips (at least in my family) it was exhausting, and I was ready to sink into
I first met Andie in the fall of 2001. We were both college freshmen, music majors who ended up in the same classroom for Music Theory 1. I was a freshly-minted high school graduate interested only in music, guys and ingesting as many drugs as I could get my hands on.