It was a winter day, though breezy like fall. I had sat there all morning, upon the artists’ walk, as people passed before me, though none were willing to take my talents. At one point, the guy two places over received a group of visitors and when I grudgingly stood up to wander over and […]
Today, I fell in love. He sat amongst them on the artists’ walk just like the others, awaiting anyone with fifteen minutes to spare for a portrait. With thin lips, a round nose, and cropped hair, he looked only decently better than most when he first caught my eyes with his. However, the more glances […]
“Shit shit shit—” His bike let out a screech as he zoomed around the corner, parting the crowd of pedestrians on the sidewalk as he cut through. “I’m sorry!” he yelled over his shoulder at the yells of indignation which followed him. He was late to his job and his boss would have his head. […]
After over twenty years of experience, you could say I know my way around air travel. And I’m not talking about your simple domestic flights of 5 or 6 hours. No, this is about cross-Pacific flights anywhere from 9 to 14 hours. Firstly, American airlines suck. Not AA, but all the others like United, Delta, […]
Some fun over break.
I boarded my first plane when I was just over one year old. Ever since then, I was on a plane every two years, at the least. Despite the frequency of my miles, however, every single time, the sight of the cities sprawled out beneath me still has me mesmerized. Every landing always has me […]
“Zen, keep up!” she called as she bounded through the tall grasses. It was a breezy day and her summer dress flicked playfully in the wind as she hopped along. There was a small yelp and she turned around in time to see Zen, a small white fox kit, sprawl onto the dust. She sighed […]