Jellyfish-ing it.

(Written on August 05) Got stung by a jellyfish today!  Just a baby one, it was hanging out at this beautiful Caribbean-esque style beach (pictures to come) along with several thousand of its… Continue reading

PotW: July 27 – August 02

  First time playing with a lensbaby in an urban environment, and let me tell you, it was a lot of fun.  I just set the focus to something about six/eight feet in… Continue reading

Living in a Wonder Land

(Written on August 01) I am officially on Iki.  Possibly the most beautiful place in existence though, being as I haven’t been to many places, I’m not as good with comparison.  However, here… Continue reading

PotW: July 20 – July 26

Nothing very special done with this image.  I took it before I left for Japan knowing that I would miss Care Bear, and every time I look at it I get a wave… Continue reading

The Tokyo

Flight was good, butt did not agree, nonetheless, I arrived safe and sound and with nary a whisper of JET lag (hah, it’s a pun!).  Made good friends in Spokane that lasted through… Continue reading

Quick Update

Am not dead.  However, there was a beautiful thunder/rainstorm that occurred just outside my window (I’m on the 16th floor) which I JUST avoided getting caught in… by only about five minutes!  In… Continue reading

PotW (Photo of the Week) – July 13 thru July 19, 2008

After much pestering (Me: “So do I get a picture of you now?”  Dad: “Sure.”  Me: “You need to get dressed.”  Dad:  “WHAT?!”) and prodding (Me: “Seriously, Mom, if I don’t get a… Continue reading

A mini adieu

Things I’m loving right now: Avatar: the story of a kid who can bend air, without hair.  Really, one of the greatest cartoons I’ve seen come out of the US in the last… Continue reading

Leaving on a Jet Plane

I originally wrote these first three posts all as one, then decided it was too ginormous.  For most people’s attention span, this is really the only post of the three that’s important to understand what’s… Continue reading

Things I Will Miss

As a reminder for how damn great America is, and for personal sobbing when, like the two times it happened in China, I’m feeling homesick and sorry for myself.  Also, brief luvvies for… Continue reading