Archive - October, 2008

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

West Friendship Postcard Party

From the North Carolina Obama-que, Rob and I drove the 6 hours directly up to Silver Spring, Maryland where Rob’s mom, Nancy lives, and arrived just after 1AM. We had a few days to rest and relax (and do some laundry!) before we planned to shoot our last event of the project in Maryland.
Tracey, [...]

Sunday, October 5th, 2008

North Carolina, Who Knew?!

We slept in late at the Atlanta area Motel 6 and then headed off to meet our new friends Gail and Mike in Granite Falls, North Carolina. When I saw Gail’s Obama Tea Party fundraiser listed on the Obama website I thought it would be a fabulous addition to our project. But sadly, when [...]

Friday, October 3rd, 2008

Decatur VP Watch Meeting

We knew our path through the South would be a bit more aimless than previous legs of the trip. We had no contacts between Memphis and Maryland and we anticipated fewer events and less participation in the Obama campaign from this part of the country. I had tried really hard to find an [...]

Wednesday, October 1st, 2008

Memphis Media Blitz

From Dallas we headed up to Hot Springs, Arkansas, where we spent a couple of days at my Aunt Donna’s house (making my “aunts-stayed-with-count” on this trip 3 for 3) and took some time to work on our press kit. With more highway behind than in front of us, it was time to get [...]