Do your best; when you can, if you can

Whoa.  Yesterday I wrote some words about how life is going, really going. The update itself was vague, but the emotional word vomit was not. After I published the post I spent about 10 minutes panicking in disbelief that I actually posted it, and heavily considered deleting the whole thing. Against my better judgement I…

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Fremont’s Saturn

In a neighborhood as art-heavy as Fremont, it was only a matter of time before the Fremont Rocket was accompanied by other galactic themed installations*.  Enter: Saturn.  In the summer of 2012, ‘Saturn’ was just a 5-story business building––the Saturn building––right across the street from the Fremont Rocket, but where’s the Fremont fun in that?…

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We’re (NOT) all in this together

Last week’s essay generated some compelling conversations. Most of them were fulfilling and constructive (a few of them were not). Whether these talks were hours long, or a quick back on forth in Instagram DM’s, I couldn’t help but notice how identical they were.  Almost everyone wanted to talk about…. Despair & discouragement. What it’s…

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