Here’s a short list of things I that have gotten on my nerve lately: Cell phone headsets. People who sign off right after I send them an IM. Bill O’Reilly when he calls blackberries blueberries and thinks he’s being funny or entertaining. Haters.
Day 1 The Traverse City Film Festival started today when Michael Moore and Michigan’s Governor Granholm presented Jeff Daniels with the Michigan Filmmaker award. This is the second year of the film festival and it is already considered the second largest in the US behind Sundance in Park City, Utah. I posted a video of […]
Cell phones and online media are two markets just waiting to be exploited. No one seems to be doing either exactly right at the moment, but I’m sure that within the next five years we’ll notice significant shifts in both technologies. Cell phones, at least that’s what we call them today, will continue merge with […]
Tell me a story about perspective… Lost Boy He had set out on his own for a year, as a self imposed right of passage. He’s sitting at a cafe with a stranger girl talking about his take on the world. He’s feeling relatively lost and uninspired. She’s smiling at him telling him he’s lucky […]
The buzz has started and I’m getting excited about starting law school. Meeting new people and settling into an unfamiliar location always provide unique moments. I’m also a bit apprehensive about picking up textbooks (casebooks?) and writing essays (briefs?) again after two years of “mental relaxation.” It’s easy for a curious mind to enjoy learning […]
I’ve had writer’s block for two days now, and I hate it. I even wrote a neat little simile about writer’s block last night that involved tea-kwon-do and using your attacker’s strength to your advantage. But, as you can imagine it was a horrible attempt at paralleling martial arts with my approach to writing. I’ve […]
The high school parking lot is dark and empty. The faded lines that define the spaces during weekdays create lanes the length of the lot that we are racing down as fast as we can in a Jimmy and a Jeep. The fear of getting caught is too far behind to enter our mind.Alice is […]