Grateful for: Safe travels to Cleveland … the last-minute rooms becoming available at the Hyatt in the Arcade … the Arcade itself (America’s first indoor shopping mall) and its stunning architecture … hospitality from Cleveland colleagues and our nice happy hour at Barrio … stunning vegan pie from Pizza 216.
Remember: that first look inside the Arcade, with the golden light and jaw-dropping architecture … how nice it was to see A. O. and B. — friendly faces — waiting for me in the corner by the window at Barrio … how hot and spicy and crisp and wonderful that pie from 216 was (being vegan there sacrificed nothing!) … how sweet Clyde is on the phone when I’m traveling.
Looking forward to: the storytelling work in Cleveland … being home again with Clyde … seeing my team in Atlanta again (it’s been a long time!) … B. and P.’s party this coming weekend.
Photo: my first view of the interior of the Arcade in Cleveland, OH.