Things Around VIII

Sunday | August 26th, 2012


For all the photographs in the Things Around series, I’ve never included the view from the roof. When I came back from Seoul, I went up to the roof with the dogs and the light caught me.

Wherever you go, there is Naughty looking up at you wondering why your lazy ass is taking pictures instead of petting him or giving him a treat to apologize for abandoning him for four days. If none of these things are delivered promptly, he will “small-dog-bark” and “small-dog-howl” to disrupt you as much as possible. (Picking him up and rubbing his belly is usually a good workaround for all of this. If you can get him to make piggy snorts, all lights are GO for ignoring his greedy ass again.)

The place next door is quiet for being a pipe yard. Admittedly, it was hard to look down and take this shot without feeling some rage.

Daily Report

I didn’t sleep last night. I struggled to write or create a script that would grab an .mp3 from a folder, open it, insert markers in pre-determined places, split the audio file into eleven segments based on those

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Out beyond the fake lake (Bomun) for Christmas Day lunch at a place called the Healing Kitchen. It’s all farms and hilltops here. And roads to more farms and hilltops. Except for the noise from the cars, I

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The Fourth Wall

I’m here and alive. Ten days behind the reality of my written life, yet here and alive. TOEIC is the predominant motif of life from the end of the semester until … today. This is the end, after

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This Old Hanok

When we had the bathroom done, we wanted to design our own window for the part of the wall which straddles the storage space along the side of the house. This way we could have clean airflow through

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