Monthly Archives: August 2011

And the smokestack says …

… “Hey, don’t blame me. It’s all you smug freaks down there in your fancy cars.”

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What struck me about these cobs of corn …

… was just how appetizing they looked. Not in an eating sort of way. I just like the look of them.

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Keeping the kids in-line

They skate. They fall. They get up with a smile. They don’t do the Conga line. Perfection.

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Beijing is a stack of bricks

Few as artfully posed as these, but you can’t walk 20 minutes in this town without seeing a pile of bricks. They’re like weeds. I think they grow out of the cracks in the sidewalks.

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Sorry, no more meat today

My job is done. Time for a nap.

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Door of the week

Some of these doorways open up to entire neighborhoods of winding, smaller alleyways.

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My favorite hole-in-the-wall restaurant

It’s the cumin seeds that make the lamb kebobs taste so good.

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