Seattle — Instagram is a curious place1: It connects people through stories told via images — one at a time and over the course of time — and those 640 pixels squared2 can say far more than 1000 words. After following a selection of talented residents of the Pacific Northwest for some time and becoming familiar with the sights and faces regularly cycling through their lives, I had the pleasure of meeting m...
Seattle — If you’ve considered seeing Begin Again, dive into a beautiful character study paired with some surprisingly enjoyable music. With the exception of Adam Levine’s questionable facial hair, this move re...
Seattle — If you’ve considered seeing Her, let go of your preconceived notions and see the movie for what it really is. A surface-level viewing of Her will tell you it’s a scary story about how technology is t...
In many years...
Brief Reviews: Bridge of Spies
Brief Reviews: The Big Short
Brief Reviews: The Revenant
Learning how to breathe via Carkeek Park.
Brief Reviews: Entourage
Brief Reviews: The Theory of Everything
Brief Reviews: The Judge
Brief Reviews: The Imitation Game
Brief Reviews: Nightcrawler
Brief Reviews: Foxcatcher
Brief Review: Birdman
Brief Reviews: Big Hero 6
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Brief Reviews: Nightcrawler
Brief Reviews: The Grand Budapest Hotel
Brief Reviews: Gone Girl
The 87th Academy Awards: Before
Chihuly gardens in Seattle awe you with the vastness of work one person can create. Most of the glass sculptures were created by Dale Chihuly himself.
Brief Review: Interstellar
I have been walking to co-work and am now struck by how every apartment building has a fancy name.
From certain angles the city looks like Manhattan. The brief isolated bits of metropolis encourage me. The green popping out from building rooftops reminds me I'm not in San Francisco.
Brief Reviews: Guardians of the Galaxy
Happily returning home to Seattle.
Appliances are maddening.
Brief Reviews: Chef
Brief Reviews: Lucy
Honest to goodness actual crazy godlight in Seattle.
Brief Reviews: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
Brief Reviews: Boyhood
I question whether people feel varying amounts of loneliness, or am I just different.
Brief Reviews: Wish I Was Here
Brief Reviews: Begin Again
Brief Reviews: Snowpiercer
Brief Reviews: Edge of Tomorrow
Brief Reviews: 22 Jump Street
Brief Reviews: How to Train Your Dragon 2
Brief Reviews: Selma
The turtles are unimpressed by the heron.
I've always been attracted to ladybird beetles, and them to me. So happy to catch this moment.
Happy shutter release at the moment of flight.
The quietest ferry run of the day on the busiest route in America.
I need to lay on the grass looking at the sky through trees more
The whole world showing up for a soccer game.
Fire Island, AK
Reviewing the process of moving energy through the mind, the subtle body (emotions) and the gross body (the physical).
For some reason, the fact that it's set in Brush Script and not Hobo bothers me more than the name.
The Definitive Ranking of the (current) Avengers Franchise
Software Development Best Practices
I always start in January. I hope to finish before April.
Building before my eyes.
Zombies and Molotovs
Brief Reviews: Hercules (1997)
sketching at work, thinking about our customers and competitors...
Entertainment, escapism, and a whole lot of sitting on the couch (aka, the Academy Awards 2014)
Brief Reviews: Ernest and Celestine
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