What I Found in Bloomington

Max Grinnell
August 16, 2015
How do you sum up a town of eighty-thousand plus souls? With a series of haikus? An elaborate acrostic signifying the highs, lows, and muddled middles of Your Brief Sojourn To Said Conurbation? It's tough, right? I'll give it a whirl and the subject of my concern is Bloomington, Indiana. I'm a sucker for a college town and I happened to be in town recently for a travel writers conference. That could be the subject of a David Foster Wallace-esque piece of Epic Proportions. But let's wait on that one for later. Here are five things I learned on my recent visit in no order whatsoever.

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