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Favorite Albums of 2018 (So Far)
music
Pinned post
July 1, 2018

It’s hard to believe we’re already halfway through the year. I wanted to take a minute to share three albums that have been on…Continue ↣

Black Lives Matter
life
July 14, 2016

I feel compelled to share some of my thoughts on racial injustice in the United States and the Black Lives…Continue ↣

In Praise of Small Caps
design
June 13, 2016

The intersection of web and type can be seemingly antagonistic. While the web’s biggest concerns should be speed and accessibility,…Continue ↣

Goodbye Chicago, Hello San Francisco
life
August 21, 2015

The time has come to open the next chapter. We are moving to San Francisco in September. After months…Continue ↣

The Death of New Music Tuesdays
music
July 21, 2015

On the second week of July, 2015, New Music Tuesdays died. For those of us in the United States, everyone’s…Continue ↣

The Best Burger in Chicago (America?)
food
June 30, 2015

Every once in a while, we need to get back to the basics. Don’t get me wrong—I love a burger…Continue ↣

Favorite New Music from June 23rd
music
June 26, 2015

Leon Bridges is an American soul and R&B singer from Fort Worth, Texas. And when I say R&B I’m moreso…Continue ↣

Favorite New Music from June 9th
music
June 12, 2015

It was a big week in music, with notable releases from Muse and Of Monsters and Men. Both are very…Continue ↣

Favorite New Music from June 2nd
music
June 5, 2015

There were many noteworthy albums that came out this week. I want to mention two records that didn’t quite make…Continue ↣

Favorite New Music from May 26th
music
May 29, 2015

My favorite album released this week is a 14-track record—plus four bonus edits—from the West London four-piece known as The…Continue ↣

Favorite New Music from May 19th
music
May 22, 2015

There was only one album that stuck with me this week. This record is mesmerizing start to finish. Their last…Continue ↣

San Francisco Weekend
travel
May 14, 2015

We flew out of O’Hare on Friday, May 1st and landed at SFO around 10:30pm PST. We got in our…Continue ↣

Favorite New Music from May 12th
music
May 12, 2015

This week’s favorite new music.

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Introduction
life
May 1, 2015

In his post, Robert Heaton goes on to write, “but if your claimed motivations are devoid of any thought or…Continue ↣