Somewhere Else To Be

INT. STARBUCKS – SEBASTOPOL, CA – EARLY AFTERNOON A man in his early 30’s is sitting in the back corner of the café, staring at his computer screen while sipping coffee. He has headphones in and is fading between where the music takes him and where he is at the moment. It’s obvious he’s been… Continue reading Somewhere Else To Be

Watching Past The Day [Updated]

2011 fades away, and what a year it was. I’m going to be breaking this into multiple posts. A couple that are my year mostly in numbers, like books, movies, travel, etc. The other mostly made up of intangibles, life, love, lessons, and the like. This will be one of the former. I tend to… Continue reading Watching Past The Day [Updated]

Social Anxiety Order

I’ve certainly never been a stranger to social/internet outlets. I’ve been consistently wandering around the online public space for a long time. I explored AOL 1.0 in the early 90’s, was part of online communities, forums, etc. I started building websites around the same time and was part of the “Independent Web” movement in the… Continue reading Social Anxiety Order

Some Very Strange Birds

So last weekend I was in Olympia, WA and found myself shooting unit stills for an indie film, which was pretty amazing. I’m going to try and recap this the best I can, since the reality of the situation is that I’ve been pretty distracted lately. A lot of things remain in question about, well,… Continue reading Some Very Strange Birds

One apple, Two ideas

Notes for the week: WiFi + Bistro = Wistro. I’m not sure I like this name, but it’s everywhere here. I was told that I need to start making food more of a priority. This is actually pretty true. For some reason eating just sits at the bottom of my daily “to do” list. I… Continue reading One apple, Two ideas

The War of Art

And so here I sit. Watching tour boats travel up and down the Seine from my spot on Paris Plages, next to the pétanque courts. My croissant is mediocre and I’m treating myself to a Fanta Orange (I stopped drinking soda a long time ago). There are people painting around me, and people filming the… Continue reading The War of Art