A youth of punk-rock, skateboarding and bicycle racing -- A BFA, a minor in philosophy and breakfast burritos.
I have a particular brand of cookie I place on the table when brokering tense situations. Give it a try. Hum -- Everybody Wants to Rule the World: https://youtu.be/ST86JM1RPl0
I would have been an acclaimed and sought after music video director if I had been born twenty years earlier. I would have liked to work with Tears for Fears, INXS, and Salt N Peppa.
Art and creative output is important to me, so beyond professional life, I'm often scribbling, designing, photographing and *other. I spend so much time doing digital work, I love the analogue texture of holding and making.
Winter adventure planning is underway. I’m looking forward to hiking, camping, climbing, biking, excursions in the snow (learning to ski?), and convincing friends from the desert that Portland is perfectly delightful to visit in November.
Raising Arizona, Wild At Heart, Adaptation, Blue Planet, Planet Earth, Rushmore.
STRANGER THINGS, Twin Peaks, Better Call Saul, VEEP, Top of the Lake, Fargo, The Fall, Game of Thrones, House of Cards, Frontline, Game of Thrones, Cowboy Bebop!
Fresh Air, Intelligence Squared, Radio Lab, Left Right & Center, Freakonomics, On The Media, Pop Culture Happy Hour, This American Life. (NPR Junkie)
I just got really excited at this podcast description, "The physics behind returning boomerangs literally may be the most difficult concept to understand in the entire body of science."
Jeeves and the Feudal Spirit, A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius, 1984, Why God Is Not Great, The Elegant Universe, Semiotics for Dummys. If the stars align I may finish Infinite Jest by the years end. I need encouragement. Encourage away.
- a bit of optimism
- escapes into nature
- urban solitude
- la bicicletta