Floyd kicked off its Christmas season last weekend with a "Dickens Night" downtown, which is an excuse for town and county officials to dress up as Charles Dickens characters and wander the streets. It also gave me a chance to play with the limited lighting downtown for what I hoped would be a dreamlike effect. It worked…sort of.
In a period of my adult, professional, life, I spent many days (and nights) on planes flying around the world. For many of those years,