Monthly Archives: October 2011

(Old) York

It’s my last full day in England and I’m using half of it to check out York.  I’m especially excited about seeing York Minster, which is one of the largest Gothic cathedrals in Northern Europe and the seat of the … Continue reading

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Sheffield

This week I’m in Sheffield, England visiting the kind folks at TCH. So far I’ve met a bunch of awfully nice people, seen a lot of beautiful English countryside, and had the most delicious gluten free cupcake of my life … Continue reading

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Love Your Enemies

Love Your Enemies from The Austin Stone on Vimeo. This video is well worth 23 minutes of your time.

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Santral Istanbul

One of the coolest yet least well-known places in Istanbul is definitely the Energy Museum at Santral Istanbul .  Located at the tip of the Golden Horn on the campus of Bilgi University, the now museum and contemporary art space … Continue reading

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Engagement Photoshoot Killers

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Epic Skids

Massan x Macaframa Raw from MACAFRAMA on Vimeo. These are some of the most breakneck skids I’ve ever seen. I don’t necessarily recommend riding this fast without a helmet and definitely not taking your feet off the pedals, but I … Continue reading

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If Not for You

Julie&Michael from lb on Vimeo. Our friend LB made this awesome video for me and Julie for our engagement. I get a little sappy at times, so don’t say I didn’t warn you!

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Fall Reading List: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

I recently finished A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce, bringing me one step closer to the literary goal of reading Ulysses and understanding it.  Overall I enjoyed the book, particularly the chapter describing hell, … Continue reading

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Laptopless

Blogging may be sporadic at best over the next week or so as I am currently computerless. It turns out that Macbooks, although sturdy and aesthetically pleasing, are not immune to 20 ounces of piping hot coffee being poured over … Continue reading

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One Year Later

This is the first time I saw my mom.  This is the last time I ever saw my mom. My mom passed away a year ago today. She was 51 years old. She had been battling breast cancer for 10 … Continue reading

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