Monthly Archives: October 2010

Riding A Bike Is Not Like Riding A Bike

Riding a bike here in the Netherlands is not like riding anywhere else in the world. Sure, there’s the pedals and seat and balance and forward momentum. That’s just the science of motion. It’s everything else that they do while … Continue reading

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My Dutch Is Bad, My Japanese Is Gay

So now that I’m back in Amsterdam and having a nice time here, I thought that I might learn some of the language. The last time I worked in this little town of churches and canals, I hated the place … Continue reading

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So Karl, What Happened To That Film You Were Writing?

My presence in Europe and the fact that I am freelancing over here for a few months has prompted a couple of regular readers to ask what happened to Diary of a Superhero, the film that I was working on … Continue reading

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A Dutch Style Church

It turns out that they have Indian summers here in Amsterdam. At what should be the start of winter, a sudden snap-summer arrives every year. And the Dutch take full advantage. Tables and chairs appear along the canals, beer is … Continue reading

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I Buy Pacman, I Waste 99c.

I was awake, bored and on my iPhone and I thought to myself, I should buy a game. I don’t play games. I never really have. My entire foray into the gaming word was when I lived in Singapore and … Continue reading

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