Tonight is our last night in our first home together. Most rooms are stark and empty, but with the closet doors and dresser drawers closed the bedroom almost looks normal.
Obligatory wedding photo.
Pete Buttigieg’s identity work is spot on, and this is one of the most impressive design toolkits/brand identity documents/whatever you’d like to call I’ve ever see. The clear, interactive site is a huge bonus. Just look at the hand-lettered graphics for each state, with full artist credit. A+ work.
My wife’s grandfather’s pocket watch.
I’m amazed by the size of this dragonfly.
Blue was once little-known in the Western palette. Homer’s sea was “wine dark”; blue would not be used as water’s color until the seventeenth century. It has evolved from its original association with warmth, heat, barbarism, and the creatures of the underworld, to its current association with calm, peace, and reverie.