I am a writer. A designer. An Athlete.

People change, and so do blogs

People change, and so do blogs

I am mildly compelled to explain my long writing hiatus, but let’s just say: I’ve been busy and move on. This is where I’m at today:

Alone in Bed

Alone in Bed

Posted by: on Nov 27, 2011 | 9 Comments

photo by Scott Braun

This morning I woke up alone, sunshine sneaking across my face on the breeze through the blinds. The emptiness of the house is palpable. The usual Elvish murmurings of Dylan waking in the next room are absent (he is with his grandparents).

On Limits.

On Limits.

Posted by: on Nov 18, 2011 | 5 Comments

photo Scott Braun

It’s warm in my bed. Cozy. I was laying there a few minutes ago. Trying to sleep.

I’m here now. At my desk, pen in hand in the half-dark. Bed-headed and pillow-faced, attempting to excavate a seed of authenticity from the pile of debris that is the current state of my psyche.

I Want More

I Want More

Posted by: on Nov 2, 2011 | 12 Comments

photo Scott Braun

I love birthdays. All that cake and attention. This Sunday I will be thirty-three and despite my excitement, I’ve been unable to escape the inevitable self-reflection that accompanies the passage of another year.

On Becoming a Designer
In Work

On Becoming a Designer

Posted by: on Oct 28, 2011 | 2 Comments

The familiar sound of a Mac booting up is the first reassuring noise I hear every day. Before I look at any emails or otherwise taint my mind with media or ego, I open a blank InDesign document. My heart quickens, my face gets hot.