A Note on Charlottesville

Last weekend, what started out as planned protests against the removal of a confederate memorial and opposing counter-protest devolved into expressions of violence and hate, as crowds wielding torches, sporting swastika armbands, and carrying confederate and even Nazi flags marched through Charlottesville, VA. Images and footage from the days has been sweeping the nation, and … Continue reading A Note on Charlottesville

Split & Šolta

A photo essay describing the different sights of Croatia's 2nd-largest city, Split, and the nearby island of Šolta. To view properly, click the first photo, and then click through the photos as you read the short captions.

Živeli, Croatia

Živeli: Croatian or Serbian meaning something like 'live long' or 'let's live', used for 'cheers'. It's 1AM before I finally kick off my boots and peel off my socks. They are damp with the late night rain, and sweat from almost 24 hours of traveling, walking and dancing. The damp comes as no surprise. The … Continue reading Živeli, Croatia

Moment #2

Back from an unintentional hiatus of hibernation, here is a brief bit of writing I on a bus. I was traveling between London and Lincoln: a twee little town in the East Midlands region of England, part of this year's odyssey of [trying to] changing my university for next year. More on that, soon. Rutland … Continue reading Moment #2