Back from Australia

4th Sep, 2014

Hi! Remember me? I know, I know – I promised I’d write two or three times a week and then I disappeared for two. In my defense, I had to go…

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Tour of The Sydney Opera House, Sydney,...

25th Jun, 2013

– I think about alternate timelines a lot. About the infinite number of things that had to happen, of decisions that had to be made, for this reality to come…

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10 Photos From The Sydney Fish Market

21st Jun, 2013

I have exciting news. Okay, maybe it’s not that exciting. I mean, I think it’s pretty great news, but I get excited over some silly stuff. Like whenever a vending…

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Mamak Malaysian Restaurant, Sydney,...

20th Jun, 2013

The first time Rand and I visited Sydney, we ate at the Opera House restaurant (at the invitation of conference organizers). Our meal was absurdly posh and beautiful. Later, every…

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Australia for Beginners

18th Jun, 2013

I recently saw a movie on the flight back from Paris called Beginners. I really loved the style of the film, which played out in a series of flashbacks. You…

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In Front of the Sydney Opera House: Then...

14th Jun, 2013

Hi, everyone! Remember me? I know, I know. I inadvertently took a week off of blogging. I’m sorry. I really didn’t mean to. After France we headed to Germany and…

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Rain in Sydney, and We Don’t Mind...

6th Jun, 2013

– Live in a town long enough, and it will change you. I’ve been in Seattle for much of my life, and much like the family pet goat that once…

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WTF Wednesday: Sydney Opera House...

5th Jun, 2013

Dear Sydney Opera House, Make no mistake: I really, really dig you. I have for years. Behold this photo of an appallingly young looking me standing at your front steps…

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10 Photos From The Whitsundays

4th Jun, 2013

I know I’ve accosted you all with photo after photo of Hayman Island and the Great Barrier Reef. I hope you’ll forgive me if I post a few more, before…

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