Cappuccino Martini (Alle Caffe)

Published by Iris in Photography, Addictions, Coffee, iPHONE 4S,
Published on 03/04/12 at 05:49:07 pm using 42 words.

A spur-of-the-moment Friday thing…

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Cool Graffiti (Feb. 2012)

Published by Iris in Photography, Addictions, iPHONE 4S, Graffiti,
Published on 03/02/12 at 03:11:56 pm using 40 words.

Graffiti… there’s a word I can’t seem to misspelll consistently…

Anyway, here’s yet another find…

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Minimum Recommended Yearly Allowance of Carnaval

Published by Iris in Miscellaneous, Photography, Friends, iPHONE 4S,
Published on 03/02/12 at 02:41:39 pm using 49 words.

That’s about all I can take. Minimum. Not an ounce more. Can’t handle it. Nope. Nuh-uh.

Without further ado, the ‘NO COMMENT’ snapshots.

R$4,95

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The world's most gorgeously cherubic child

Published by Iris in Memory Lane, Photography,
Published on 02/27/12 at 12:42:38 pm using 21 words.

The Movie of My Life

Published on 02/26/12 at 05:21:29 pm using 1620 words.

Before Sunset is the undisputed, unrivaled movie of my life. It has been for nearly eight years and I don’t see that changing any time soon.

It isn’t the movie of my life in that it tells my story or any one short story I’ve lived. It does tell one I would love to have lived. A story I could at one point visualize sketched somewhere in my future. Waiting to be outlined with a firmer hand and then colored.

If only it hadn’t been for life…

Life with its digressions and sternly made corrections. The ultimate authority figure that so consistently frowns upon your designs, shakes its head vehemently and tells you in no uncertain terms: THIS is your story.

I didn’t get my Before Sunrise/Sunset, but I did get to experience aspects of it I love, like the intimacy forged with places as a consequence of a story set in them. I develop these bonds with places easily, I’m sometimes inspired to write about them (here and here), and I love to find them in stories that are not my own (here, here and here). Just the other day I took the snapshot below simply because I could see so clearly… someone standing (as though he actually were)… right THERE. Waiting for me. All these hundreds and hundreds of days later.

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The nicest thing she's ever said to me

Published by Iris in Miscellaneous, iPHONE 4S,
Published on 02/26/12 at 10:52:14 am using 27 words.

Her reply to my “I’m sleepy":

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More L.A. Nostalgia: Memorable Screenings

Published by Iris in Memory Lane, Miscellaneous,
Published on 02/26/12 at 10:47:07 am using 32 words.

How I miss those…

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"I couldn't be an extra part" (Hugo)

Published on 02/25/12 at 10:35:50 pm using 101 words.

Thumbtacked on February 25th, 2012.

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