Weekly Update, 10/27/19 - Living the Dream

Hi everyone - Greetings from Rumney, NH. After living here full-time for the past month, I have a few quick thoughts by way of an update: This town punches well above its weight. It’s possible Rumney has more interesting people per capita than anywhere else I’ve lived. Maybe that’s a reflection of my low opinion of whether D.C. people are interesting, or it could be that only 1,544 people live here, according to recent census data. But still: nearly everyone I come across has had or currently has an interesting career, or is living a storied life of some kind, or is currently engaged in creative or constructive projects and endeavors. I anticipate that census data number will grow as more young people seek a better, more meaningful quality of life than our big cities are providing.

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