By: Patricia On: June 20, 2014 In: Featured, New Zealand Comments: 0

Following a long intermission, we’re back on the road in New Zealand. Our next stops were the Franz Josef and Fox glaciers on the west coast of the south island.

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By: Patricia On: June 18, 2014 In: Quotes Comments: 0

“Existence in society is itself a kind of sorrow. It is a fall from pure freedom. Every bond is a narrowing. Every bond forecloses other bonds and other avenues. The deeper we go, the more we shed, and if we feel a sorrow for every life unlived, every option...

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Last you saw me, I was driving on the left side of the road, wipers going full blast while trying to make a right. The radio in our rental car is blasting Born in the USA and other such American tunes thanks to a Kiwi station’s Fourth of July...

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By: Patricia On: August 07, 2013 In: Christchurch, Featured, New Zealand, Travels Comments: 0

One of the perks of living in Los Angeles is the relative ease of travel to far away destinations. Higher availability of routes and destinations results in good deals for international fares, while direct flights equate to less travel time. That’s huge for us silly Americans with little to...

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By: Patricia On: June 18, 2013 In: People, Writing Comments: 3

Gerald ‘Jim’ Sullivan once lived here. His former neighbors, now mine, told stories about Gerald J. Sullivan. They remembered him as neither completely sane nor crazy. In other words, that grey area a lot of us inhabit. As far as they know, he’s now homeless following eviction from my...

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By: Patricia On: March 04, 2013 In: California, Los Angeles Comments: 0

A few photos of the LA Symphony’s Walt Disney Concert Hall. It’s an iconic Frank Gehry building, and their free tours are highly recommended to all architecture nerds.

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By: Patricia On: February 22, 2013 In: Photography, Sailing Comments: 0

Both boats I was one this weekend failed to cross the finish line at some point. One abandoned the second race due to a spectacular equipment failure that left a brand new jib ripped in half and a hole in the main (the hole was square, therefore we concluded...

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By: Patricia On: January 24, 2013 In: Featured, Panama, San Blas, Travels Comments: 5

Growing up in Panama City, it was uncommon for locals to venture to the San Blas Islands, an archipelago of approximately 368 islands owned by the indigenous Kuna Yala. [...More]

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By: Patricia On: August 17, 2012 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

"So this is the magic trick, huh?" "Illusion, Michael. A trick is something a whore does for money." An evening of illusions at Hollywood's Magic Castle. [...More]

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By: Patricia On: August 13, 2012 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

The awards for a Star one design race in Santa Barbara this past weekend

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