My blogs

About me

Gender Female
Industry Government
Occupation Archivist/ librarian
Location Hyattsville, MD, United States
Introduction This started as InShaw Now With More Gentrification which eventually moved to Now I mainly do Truxton Circle History, as I am the #1 expert in that topic! I created other blogs to serve a need or an itch.
Interests Home repair, WMATA, bikes, old houses, neighborhoods, swing dancing, lindy hopping, London, Cute librarian types, men on bikes, good food, Uni Sushi, Metro buses, metro, gentrification, gentrifying, urban renewal, transitional neighborhoods, buppies, Historic Districts, Historical societies, DIY, Handy Andy, Home Depot, Lowes, Ace Hardware, borrowing tools, Section 8, Community Policing, Alleys, Remodeling, orthodoxy, liturgy, Saints, Futbol, soccer, container gardening, markets, modest clothing
Favorite Movies Shawshank Redemption, Color Purple, Dogma, Shall We Dance? (Japanese), Strictly Ballroom
Favorite Music Jazz Vocals, Mash-ups
Favorite Books The Great Divorce by CS Lewis

You're wearing a sweater that stretches down to your feet. What color belt do you put on?

I don't. Just wrap another sweater around my waist like I'm about to do now.