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3,548 words in 167 moments in 25 cities since July 17th, 2013
Tokyo — I came to the realisation several years ago that I had more books in my collection than I would ever be able to read during my lifetime. Yet I continue to buy them — even ones in languages I can’t re...
Tokyo — We’d been eating tempura up on the main street of Ebisu, and decided to head down to Meguro. Train was the obvious choice — 1 stop. Maybe let’s walk instead then, not down the main road, via the backs...
Melbourne — Nothing profound happening here. Just the simple pleasure of receiving an unsolicited compliment from a stranger. Well, let’s be realistic here — the compliment was rather directed at my eyewear and n...
time to toddle
ascent from the maelstrom
bring in the grasses
In my head I'm in the Shinkansen.
Close but no cigar
Friday: Udon, Tofu, Wakame, Shimeji.
Only Lovers Left Alive
Minimal Desire Line
"Dreams Never End"
the humanness of repetition
45 minutes of music and reading. And it's raining. If only the train was empty.
Random train redirections; on foot.
sayonara beta — a new day — 新しい日
"the development and demise of repeating musical figures"
Drums. Bass. Piano. The Necks.
Getting primed for The Necks
walking+listening (Melvyn Bragg & co. discuss Social Darwinism)
The path to the good stuff
A hint of the end
Under Hell's Kitchen
The pause that refreshes;
Looking for "The Thinking Hand" ...
Lean (after Judd);
white light/white heat
White is the new black.
Same as it. Ever. Was.
Waiting for Steve...aitingw...itingwa...tingwai...ingwait...
Reich & Utzon. Together.
heading for 43º C (110º F)
return to ground
post-massage roof check
suburbs of the heart
Shibuya rain: did I leave the umbrella in the taxi?
It All Looks Like Art: unwanted history. 20140101.
earlier (one city; another's food)
Hiyayakko on the way...
New Pattern British Slim Model
The best day to commute.
short-cut to the 2nd last city brew for the year
things that test one; the architecture is the least of it...
A reminder: for the future and of the past.
A better flag.
black monochrome: permit only
Just add water.
Oren Ambarchi & Joe Talia. Knots.
laser: Robin Fox
Monochrome: green. Robin Fox.
Sometimes one is enough.
Monochrome: red metal
the train's going no further, time to walk, laneway blur
Orange monochrome: mid morning line up.
work, play, and all points between
Under the dome; empty. (that chair)
Seven eighths — a vulgar fraction
Half-way. I don't know enough to say.
If a word exists that means just what you need, use it.
Not only for sheep; out walking & listening to Gruber & Merlin talk about writing...
at the other end: cruising into Southern Cross, The Necks still pulsing...
Cueing up The Necks for a wet run in…
Needs must when the devil drives.
sometimes espresso sometimes pour-over
Piet is everywhere
Waiting for a coffee. Looking up.
concealment (after Daniel Buren)
Looking for kombu
tokyo de stijl
Repetition. For Lou.
signs of summer
coffee & cake set
a taste of Paris in Kyoto
subterranean pre-exit; infused,
resurfaced post-yamato — tokyo exit blur
An embarrassment of riches
52 minutes into The Necks' Open. Almost there...
Reading about ECM and Tim Hecker and... we're moving again
neighbours (relationship & situation)
too many, not enough...