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On Being a Twentysomething

Ooh boy. This is one of those posts I knew I’d get to at some point but never really imagined it being here. The weird thing is that I knew exactly when it should be written. Today. I needed it out today because as of today, I am no longer in my twenties. In years past, I’ve tried to sum up only the previous year and what it meant to me. But this occasion is so momentous and it’s more than a year. It’s a decade. It’s Continue reading →

Running Fool, Again

In high school, I used to be a decent runner. I wasn’t spectacular. I wasn’t on par with the runners who went on to compete in college but I was still decent. Middle distance was my jam. I ran the 800m and the 4x800m relay. I anchored. We won more often than not and if I was at home, I’d give you a medal count. I’d certainly have more to brag about than Sweden can with their 2012 London Olympics (seven as of writing). I Continue reading →

Problems with June

Summer hasn’t been up to snuff in my books. I can’t seem to motivate myself to much of what I want to do. I get out and do things often, but it seems like I also do a lot of sitting at home surfing the internet. It just dawned on me why last summer was different; last summer I didn’t have high-speed internet. Maybe I’ll cancel it for the summer. Maybe not. I’ve found a better motivator for writing. If I write at my computer, Continue reading →

Barcelona Car Show

One of the highlights for me when I was on vacation in Spain was when we stumbled upon a classic car show. I’m pretty sure the girls didn’t enjoy it, but I certainly did. I don’t know what it is about classic cars, but I love looking at them. I think there’s something about the curves of the body that appeal. The attention to (or lack of) detail the current owners have in keeping their cars presentable. It speaks for a person. I love the Continue reading →