Monthly Archives: December 2011

It’s Christmas in California: say hello, and wave goodbye.

Finally! December 22nd, Also Known As “the day I fly off to China for two weeks”. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, see you in 2012!

Soap, Skin, Space, and Boats

There are piles of boxes that lie unopened, on top of each other, in shelves in my parents’ house. Some full of letters and received postcards, others of little objects. One of those is a small black polished stone with an engraving of a jumping cow with a heart in its belly, which I got […]

caught in the winter forever

And it’s already December, and winter, with its constant greyish skies and darkness seeping in through the windows during mid-afternoon when nobody’s looking. Let’s face it – this will not be getting better anytime soon. So, what is more satisfying than drinking hot chocolate while enjoying a winter sampler fresh out of the mini50 records […]

Symphonies and Impala

A couple of days ago, I got an email with a link to a new video directed by Frederick Lloyd; I was going to dig into it with my eyes closed, being a big fan of his work, but didn’t quite have the time to until yesterday morning – my head still thumping from the […]