Spotlight on seven SXSW artists

Year two of SXSW was no less hectic, but I did still discover or experience some very cool artists. Here are seven that made an impression on me. Autre Ne Veut I love r&b and this artist reminds me of The Weeknd, with that similar type of atmosphere to his music. And he almost could … Continue reading

Rigoletto at the Lyric Opera

I’ve had a couple mixed experiences at the Lyric Opera, mainly attending more modern takes on classic operas. That’s why I was excited to go see a truly classical opera, Rigoletto. In researching Rigoletto ahead of time, I learned that the Verdi masterpiece has been recognized as a nearly perfect opera. And I really liked … Continue reading

Happy Caturday 3/23

The camera experimentation continues… I just love lounging around with Othello on Saturdays, when we can be lazy on the couch during the early noon sun.

Four Generations

Lately my mom has been on this kick of scanning old family photos and putting them up on Facebook. Which is fine by me as long as she stays away from all those snapshots of my awkward years in junior high. But yesterday, she posted an album of four generations of her family that was … Continue reading

Great Gatsby 30th Birthday Party

After having a near-nervous breakdown about my 30th birthday, I kept debating if I should even celebrate it or not. I’d been thinking about getting a suite for a Bulls game for awhile, but then I started getting obsessed with the upcoming Great Gatsby movie and eventually decided I wanted to throw a roaring 20s … Continue reading

Happy Caturday

I got a camera for my birthday, so to test it out I had to snap a shot of Othello. Happy Caturday!