The windows of Chartre

I knew Chartre would be a cool village to visit. I wasn’t prepared for the amazing blue windows. Perhaps I’m getting conditioned to the effect of stained-glass windows. I’ve been to some of the finest cathedrals: Notre Dame de Paris, Sagrada Familia (even the empty windows are amazing), the Vatican, and of course Sainte Chappelle. […]

Obscure reference to moi

I was cleaning out the garage this weekend and came across an old letter from a New Zealand pal, Iain Cowper Smith, a.k.a. “Lube Boy.” We traded music way back in the early 90’s. So, I decided to do a search for him on the internet to see what he’s up to. I came across […]

Moving to Paris

I’m moving to Paris. It seems impossible to actually believe that last sentence. I’m actually moving to PARIS! I will be transferring to European Yahoo! to work on the Finance web site amongst other projects. This is a dream opportunity and I can’t begin to describe the mixture of pride, anticipation, anxiety, hope, and sadness. […]