Category Archives: Uncategorized

NY Times & Being American

I subscribe to the New York Times Morning Briefing, appearing in my inbox six out of the seven days of the week. It’s a round up of everything that’s happened in the last 24 hours, and there’s links to articles … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Musings, Just for Fun, America., Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Don’t Get Too High Tech

My mom is always making my dad get rid of things. Although she’s always telling me how many storage units she’s gotten him to parse down and empty, he pretty consistently texts me childhood drawings, old photos, or other random long … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Translation, tears, titiliation

When Zhu’s latest album (GENERATIONWHY) came out a couple of months ago, a colleague of mine sent me the song Palm of My Hand. “It’s got a verse in French, sounds real sexy,” he said to me. I took a … Continue reading

Posted in French, FYI, Music, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Cartagena, November 2016

Although I respect that on a global level it’s been less than stellar, I have to say all in all, on a personal level, 2016 has been a pretty good year. However, by the day before Thanksgiving when I packed … Continue reading

Posted in Cities, Travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Amy, Translated

When the Wifi and TV are out on a four-hour flight, and you’ve got a journal and Frank. I couldn’t resist him His eyes were like yours His hair was exactly the shade of brown He’s just not as tall, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Freestyle rap, 3 languages, NBD

Starting at 11 minutes in, Nico from the duo Nico & Vinz seamlessly freestyle raps in French, Norwegian, and English. A) That is a talent B) What a babe.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Best of Brussels Buildings

It’s been about two months since I left Belgium, and it truly feels like an eternity. It’s amazing how in a couple of weeks you can be leading an entirely different life in a place you never thought you’d end … Continue reading

Posted in Belgium, Brussels, Cities, Culture, FYI, Just for Fun, Photos, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments