I was looking over my 2008 LOST calendar and looking at the dates and events I had marked down, mapping out my life for 12 months. I decided in celebration of the New Year, that I’d ruminate/highlight/chronicle the most memorable parts of my life as it unfolded in 2008. A quote from one of my […]
I played an acoustic show this past Saturday night at Stardust Video and Coffee near Baldwin Park. My friend Chase Patterson (of the one-man band named Solaseria) invited me to come open up for him. I’ve seen him perform there before and I remember liked the venue, I’ve been jonesin’ to play a show lately […]
I suppose now that I’ve formally submitted my intention to quit my job, I can now officially blog about the beginnings of this newest adventure of mine. Yes, the rumors are true. My dear friend Jeanne and I are temporarily moving to Australia as of March 2009. We booked one-way tickets from L.A. to Sydney […]
Sara Bareilles (on the keys) and Ingrid Michaelson (on the uke) singing “Winter Song” together. The first video is the songwriting/recording process behind the song. The second is their recent performance on Jay Leno, also with Mai Bloomfield from Raining Jane on cello.
My dear friend Jeanne already posted an excellent, thought-provoking blog about Twilight, the book and movie series that has dominated my time as of late. I have never had my opinion of something shift so dramatically in such a short amount of time. I went from literally being in love with Edward Cullen on Tuesday […]
Friday night, I attended the Singing Christmas Tree spectacular event at First Baptist Orlando on Friday night, as part of a Christmas outing for work. The sheer size of First Baptist always overwhelms me whenever I walk inside its doors. I’d gone there for various events and concerts over the years, the most recent being […]
Thanks to Jeanne (and by default, Cole), I have been listening to WNYC’s Radiolab podcasts lately. So far, I’ve listened to the ones called “Choice,” “Emergence,” and “Memory and Forgetting.” You should really check out the podcasts. They’re about an hour long, so save it for the commute or something;) I’m not going to get […]