Barcelona — I went back to Barcelona. I was there for almost all of October, which is just enough time to get over jet lag, readjust, fall back into your old life and then say good bye all over again. I spent my first week back in a state of enchantment and despair. The city sparkled. I marveled at the beautiful streets and happy faces. I basked in the lingering afterglow of summer as it faded, almost imperc...
Barcelona — Vegans kind of have super powers. Somewhat predictably they have lower rates of obesity, diabetes and hypertension. Rather incredibly they are less likely to get cancer and if they get cancer are more...
Photos I have missed; memories I have made
Barcelona is cloudy today; thank you Nature. Makes me miss the roulette of San Francisco weather...
Lounging around on a terrace on top of of the Eixample.
Gaudi's Color Gamut
On cities that were made for friendship
Imagine getting kind of lost, and then stumbling upon an Olympic stadium.
Jet lagged cervezas
Esplai a Barcelona
African Writer's Series
A friend visits. I have two weeks left.
In the future, all the good guys are white
A sugary aftermath
Why some countries are poor and others rich...
Involuntary almost vegan.
Rebel knitters. In the midst of frustration with healthcare system.
Where I will be when the zombies come
It started with the blender. Then the pants. And now, the stove.
still need to adjust to spain schedule/time. us roaming around spain, so many times: "why is no one around? is it siesta?" it's always siesta.
patterns in spain
Trees lashed by phantasms
Ritual. Black cat. Good conversation. Cemetery.
Michigan women's festival
The money cat at zevs. Just after roasted chicken risotto
Those dolls. Spotted while transporting salad.
What's that one doll saluting? Modern day "nativity" scene
I will miss stumbling across random seeming, beautifully curated art galleries
P-books in an eBook office. Physical books as part of ritual, reminder, the things that are important?
Louis Vuitton geese from the north pole. Catering to socialites everywhere.
Worldreader gets festive
How do you quantify a life?
The art store I walk past everyday gets festive...and creepy
Old city bright lights
Pre mature nostalgia
Getting closer to the means of production
A mountain of chaotically stacked stuffed toys in the window of Gratacos...spotted after an intercambio de idiomas.
Up on the rooftop.
It's hard not to read into these leaves. Drawn during Gaudi's studies, their floral forms now sprout in stone as the Sagrada grows skyward.
The informal complexities of the construction becoming the formal complexities of the cathedral becoming the aformal complexities of the city.
A Modern Document..
The start of a long day after a long night. Perfect.
Sagrada Familia - More Natural, Less Supernatural
La Paradeta. Salty, savory, Barcelona.
Una pausa entre momentos. Un instante que parece vacío. Sólo estoy yo, a la espera de lo siguiente.
Delante del ordenador, las gatas me observan mientras yo hago como que trabajo.
How many lives can you squeeze into two weeks?
All the arches
Group tapas, finally