The Bakken is a hard place to live. That is no lie. It is rough and a little isolated and cold and very biege. When talking about the Bakken though, it is easy to focus on just those details. I myself have succumbed to emphasizing (and maybe ruminating a bit) on just those details. The media in general has latched on to the crime topics when talking about the oil field. It is eye catching and people tend to notice the lawless frontier theme.
We kicked off Memorial Day weekend right with a CD release concert from Jessie Veeder at Outlaws. Once again, I had a great time mingling with Watford City old-timers, getting a taste of small town fun.
Thurs nights, 8:30-midnight, you can find my kind of mormon ladies hanging out in Watford City.
I told Bev today (and though I laughed, I was not kidding) that she is one of the reasons I felt okay about moving to Watford City. Continue reading