vacation i

Posted on Sep 10, 2012 in landscape, people | 4 Comments
vacation i

Like all good vacations, this one begins with a dead hummingbird. I’m assuming it flew into the glass door at my uncle’s house in Portland, Oregon and that was the end but I didn’t see or hear the crash, though such a small bird probably wouldn’t have made much of a noise upon impact. I ...

lest you think i am dead

Posted on Sep 1, 2012 in landscape | One Comment
lest you think i am dead

I am not dead. I am on vacation. My deviation from the mostly typical weekly blog offerings [blofferings] of late should not be misunderstood as a severing of my internet tendencies, if I can borrow that phrase from McSweeneys for a brief moment (and they said I could in the imaginary conversation I just had ...

vacation panos 2: infrastructure

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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 ...