I drove myself home from the airport and left messages on his answering machine that night, the next day and the day after that. When he called me three days later, it sounded as if he was calling from miles away. After I cried, I lay in bed that night, hands and feet unfeeling, staring at the ceiling. Six months of dating was just not datint time to build a relationship that we could both hold on to. In that time, I refused to date anyone. He is extremely intelligent and genuinely interested in my research work, and I like hearing wild stories from the club he works at. And besides, we have a lot of shared interests, like programming, caving, and gaming, where we are at similar levels of accomplishment and feel like we can challenge each other. When I first met Boyfriend, my out-of-town friends told me I needed to be aiming higher. They spend date nights writing new theorems; I spend date nights playing Starcraft.
The White Water Tavern has become extremely important to Arkansas music, not only for fostering local musicians but also for bringing in touring folks from out of state.
I figure there is a group of kids there somewhere making awesome music for themselves and their friends under the radar of the authorities or anyone close to my age. Booked all the bands myself and made flyers and hung them up myself. What can you tell us about that.