GLBT-popular options near the ocean include the Hidden Treasure Innin Kure Beach, a simple and cozy complex of four attractively furnished and reasonably priced efficiencies. Two streets up, the house was like others in the development, brick, front porch stoop, back screen porch, large, but bare, lawns, front and back. I tried a second time. This restaurant specializing in contemporary Southern fare is along Franklin Street, which is home to a number of fine eateries. I kept hoping to run into a fellow meditator.
With my body busy digesting curried broccoli, I could barely sit upright, head bobbing to stay awake.
First, a little perspective: Near Tranquility Gardens, a massive opalescent dragonfly gleams bronze, purple, cobalt blue. Wilmington's main tourist appeal is its large historic district situated on the Cape Fear River.
On Day 6, I noticed I felt much less preoccupied by other people.