I’ll go ahead and finish posting the photos I took on my camera at Berkeley yesterday. Just a few scattered scenes. South Hall, the Campanile, roses at the base of the Campanile, etc. Continue reading
The final day in Berkeley arrived. I walked with Micah to her first class before revisiting some of my favorite campus spots and soaking up the moments. Then I walked home from Telegraph-ish up Durant instead of Bancroft.
My aunt came. We stuffed my suitcase and bicycle in the back of her Subaru again and headed for- where else?- pizza at Cheese Board, and then ice cream at Tara’s.
It was a happy/sad feeling once we got on 580 and started heading east. On one hand, I was going home, and in time for Thursday night college group at that. On the other hand though, I’m always sorry to leave the bay. I could stay forever. Continue reading
Berkeley is such a fantastic little place on the map. Let’s get out and about today, shall we? Continue reading
Though these photos still fall into the “campus” category of my Berkeley mini-series, I decided it would be best to split the posts up so as not to overload your web browser. Posts that take 90 years to load are sort of a pain, so, you’re welcome :) Continue reading
[For context, read this post.] College campuses have always held a sort of magic for me. During the summers when I was young we’d sometimes ride our bikes at the local university in the evenings and at the time, college as my reality seemed decades away. Big kids go to classes and study in there… how cool, I’d think to myself as I rode past the lecture halls and libraries. Now I’m a “big kid” in college (albeit online) and the whole idea isn’t nearly as mysterious, but I still get a thrill from wandering around campuses. Continue reading
The work you do while you procrastinate is probably the work you should be doing for the rest of your life.
In the past month, this quote has made several appearances in my Pinterest feed, but not until this week did it really jump out at me.
It taught me two things specifically:
1) I should not become an economist.
2) I should work really hard at becoming a better blogger and photographer.
What do you do while you’re procrastinating?