Eric Lafforgue, Municipal house in Chibia, from the series “Portuguese Imprint in Angola.”
Lou Reed - Street Hassle
of all the misunderstandings
that gather around a new name."
— Rainer Maria Rilke
A lioness takes a post-prandial stroll near our vehicle at Maasai Mara Nat’l Park in Kenya. The herd of migrating wildebeest in the background just lost a member.
A riveting/terrifying article from The New Yorker about a worst-case sublet scenario. Pictures of the [rather lovely] apartment can be seen here.
Frank Ocean - Lost
I wrote an article about one of my favorite authors in my favorite European city. I got to discuss transvestite cabarets and ‘boy bars’ and include quotes like this: “Berlin had affected me like a party at the end of which I didn’t want to go home.”
— Slideshow: a 12-century Bavarian Castle, Moat Included ($7.4 million)
This is probably the coolest photo you’ll ever see of someone feeding birds in Krakow. By Marcin Ryczek, 2013.
My article about the ridiculously charming capital of Slovenia.
— Paul Goodman, Growing Up Absurd, 1960, from the chapter suitably titled “Jobs.”
Here’s a song that is undoubtedly in my top 5 (also, Mick Jagger’s). Sly & The Family Stone - If You Want Me To Stay
Dakar Fashion Week by Vincent Boisot, a winner of the 2012 World Press Photo contest.