Hophead

Animals in the Little City

It was late the other night and Ginja called as I parked in the driveway in the back. We were having a fairly serious conversation when it all ended suddenly. First let me explain my driveway is off an alley that runs out back of my house. Typical Downtown Frederick house. I don’t have a […]

Vanish

Have you heard of Vanish Brewery in Leesburg [Lucketts] VA? Hophead LOVES the Brisket there. If you love BBQ; be it chicken, pork shoulder or brisket you have to check this place out. Eat BBQ and drinking beer! It just don’t get no better. You can bring your kids and dogs, probably your pigs too… […]

This is My Friend

Have you ever met someone and you just clicked? There is this chick and at one time, long ago before he met me, she dated my husband. I knew of her and would hear about her now and then. Then we moved to Frederick and this is her town except she was living in Colorado. […]

Questing

  Summer of 1981: I was about to turn 13. My sister was only a few months old and our family of five climbed into the little blue, 1978, Datsun 510 wagon and headed to the beach. As we got older the Folks liked to take us on trips in the area but it was […]

Knock… knock… knock…

Hophead and I look at each other and he gets up to answer the door. He doesn’t even look through the peep-hole to see who it is but I don’t say anything. I’m watching Hophead and his facial expressions as the Voice begins his script with his definitive lip smacking pauses, as I’m sure he […]