JosephNils: The Balcony

JosephNils: The Balcony. Some great photos by Friend Patrick from our suite after the wedding. Many more to come!

Time, The Old Enemy

Well that’s the absolute end. I turned 37 today. I’m only updated this because these bastards told me to. Actually it’s been pretty good, all told, so far. My brother called for his regular misanthropic slagging session. Friend Robin called (from his landline!) to have a chat, make vague promises about visiting in the late… Continue reading Time, The Old Enemy

Nautical Coincidence

I was helping Cassie clear out some stuff, including loads of old papers, and we found the paperwork for when she had her belongings shipped from London to Las Vegas via New York. I don’t know how much unlikely this is, or whether it is a perfectly reasonable coincidence, but her stuff was shipped London-New… Continue reading Nautical Coincidence

Giving Thanks To Vegas

Late November, 2008. It was my first American Thanksgiving weekend, and it was√ā¬†my best ever.√ā¬†Cassie’s parents live in Las Vegas, in a√ā¬†nice gated community√ā¬†called Spanish Trail. In the√ā¬†few years they’ve been there, Cassie’s Dad√ā¬†has already got himself√ā¬†elected as the President of the Residents Association (or something). He calls himself the “King”, but no-one else does… Continue reading Giving Thanks To Vegas

Yes, But Who Is He?

While driving back to LA from Las Vegas after Thanksgiving, a process which took a lot longer than usual due to the holiday, we tried listening to the local AM stations for traffic news. Along with sparse info along the lines of “This traffic is normal for Thanksgiving Weekend, suck it up” we also heard… Continue reading Yes, But Who Is He?