Emily Flowers

Roanoke

10 Reasons Why Roanoke is not just a Smaller Richmond

I am from Roanoke, but I spent 8 years of my most formative college and post-college days in Richmond. Every month almost I find myself see-sawing over: should I move back to Richmond or should I stay in Roanoke?  I used to think Roanoke was just a smaller version of[…]

Busking in Barcelona Part 2: 10 Reasons Why You Should Let the Public Pay You for Your Music by Busking

This is Part 2 of Busking in Barcelona. To read “Busking in Barcelona Part 1: Why I Turned to a Life of Busking,” click here. Maybe busking is something that’s looked down on here and in the United States. Maybe we are clumped in with the legions of beggars playing[…]