Baby Pandas

  Look at this photo of baby pandas that I found on boston.com:                 I find myself staring at the photo blankly because I can’t even comprehend the cuteness!  

Gardening at Night

  A new friend and I planted a whole flower bed today, on Georges Island. I volunteered there as part of National Public Lands Day. My new friend was a high school student who is apprenticing with the National Park Service. He and I bonded over our cartilage piercings. We started talking piercings and then […]

The End of My World As I Know It

  Tuesday night, I saw Cameron Crowe’s Pearl Jam documentary. It was awesome. Lots of rare footage, interesting interviews, sweet concert footage. As I watched a clip of concert footage in the middle of the doc, I thought to myself, I can’t wait until R.E.M. announces their next tour. For those who don’t know me, […]

Too Much Doubt

  Troy Davis is scheduled to be executed tonight. Sickening. I will say a prayer for him at 7:00 pm. “But what then is capital punishment but the most premeditated of murders, to which no criminal’s deed, however calculated it may be, can be compared? For there to be equivalence, the death penalty would have […]

Jon Hamm Gem

  I came across this Jon Hamm gem the other day while searching for photos of him at this year’s Toronto Film Festival. Sigh. The film festival. The year that Sam and I don’t go, our favorite bands are there. Three letters: W T F They would be Pearl Jam and U2. This occasion might […]