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Rave Run: Big Sur, California
The Jade Cove Trail 
By Kevin Steele; Runners World
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In His Footsteps

By On August 28, 2014

My father was an avid runner for most of his life. During his lifetime our Venn diagram of activities never quite overlapped, as I avoided running regardless of incentive or threat. Alone… Read More

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A Problem vs. a Predicament: A Proposal to Un-Design the World

By On May 14, 2014

Yesterday I found myself in a long debate/discussion at our back doorstep with a developer who plans to raze an older duplex next door to shoehorn in five luxury priced condos into… Read More

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Dermal Topopgraphy: Warm-Up by Ruslan Khasanov

By On May 2, 2014

A microscopic video by Ruslan Khasanov of the intricate channels and basins mapped across our skin, rivulets of Martian topopgraphy revealed when liquid dyes contact hands. Music by Dmitry Evgrafov.… Read More

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The Deadly Flower That Inspired the
True Detective Theme Song

By On March 30, 2014

What are those beautiful white flowers growing around the trails of Southern California? If you’ve been hiking in the foothills, chaparrals, or even just around Griffith Park this spring, you’ve probably noted… Read More

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A Fold In Space and Time: Red Rock Canyon State Park

By On March 23, 2014

“Want to be a writer? A poet? A painter? Want to indulge in any of the fine arts? If so, go to Red Rock canyon.” – Bakersfield Californian/1920 Motivated by the previous… Read More

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Bumper Sticker Wisdom: Globalize Goals, Localize Practices

By On February 24, 2014

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A Quiet Rejoicement

By On February 6, 2014

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Planning for Freelancing and the Importance of Getting Paid…or Not

By On February 5, 2014

In the last few months, in addition to upgrading and updating this site, I’ve been busily stitching together a patchwork of opportunities, which combined are starting to form the proverbial professional outfit… Read More

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Why We Run

By On February 2, 2014

Like running itself, this short film by Matan Rochlitz and Ivo Gormley filmed in and along London Park begins as a trivial activity, but increases pace to reveal profound moments of truth… Read More

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Understanding “Why?” Before Considering “How?”

By On January 28, 2014

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