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weltschmerz

weltschmerz

Yes, my weltschmerz seems to be forever ratcheting upwards.  This time it’s Japan.  The only thing I can think to do is throw all my money at the Red Cross and dig out old photos of our 1999 journey to Nippon. We were living in Korea when we decided to use our summer vacation to take a […]

R.I.P. Phoebe... or Nayna

R.I.P. Phoebe… or Nayna

Goodbye little fish.  We loved you.  And ignored you.  And forgot you were there most of the time. We went on a lovely little vacation this week for spring break.  As usual, our neighbor took care of the pets.  But because we were furious with our cursed cat who doesn’t know where the litter box […]

MtE and family videos

I think it’s safe to say that Matt the Electrician has provided much of the theme music for our life here in Austin.  I first heard him when we’d just moved from Korea.  I was driving around, lost.  Again.  But there was this wonderful live music on the radio.  I insisted to Rob that we […]