Archive for December, 2007

Stuart Davis—Swim

Thursday, December 13th, 2007

(Lyrics to my favorite Stuart Davis song, “Swim”. On Self Titled) The only reason that it’s scary getting old is people treat you like you’re too big to hold and you still feel just like a kid You call my bluff when I pretend to be at peace You take the water that I finally […]

Watching

Sunday, December 9th, 2007

There’s a great thing about living in a big city: you’re able to people watch incessantly. I have an odd habit. I don’t only watch people, but I make up names for them and their life stories. At the coffeeshop I see Claire, who’s escaping her apartment because it’s a big mess and is dreading […]

Gently Falling

Tuesday, December 4th, 2007

Through the whole three years that I lived in Los Angeles, I never traveled back to the Midwest during winter. I avoided seeing snow and ice in favor of the moderate temperature of Southern California. However, now that I’ve moved to Chicago, I have to get my winter legs again. For those who have never […]

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