pretend vacation

Posted on Jun 13, 2011 in architecture, Atlanta, drawings, food, people, urbanism | 3 Comments

I like to pretend I am on vacation. This makes me feel rich, much richer than you — richer than you can ever hope to be, even if you were married to Richie Rich and Jim Davis combined and you shopped with gold pieces that you carried around in brown sacks marked with giant dollar ...

gugucat café

Posted on Jun 26, 2010 in buildings, food, interiors, shanghai | 2 Comments

Tonight, like many other nights, you can find me near the university at the gugucat café (whose name I am guessing derives from the embarrassing amount of cat related stuff scattered throughout the place). Gugucat is on the second floor of a three-story complex filled with restaurants, a few shops, and more restaurants. I have ...