A New Year’s Resolution

This year, I’m going to see lava. Real, live, up close.


hemingway on writing

There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.

New best flight search engine

New best flight search engine

I needed a round trip ticket from Santiago to Punta Arenas and the best fare Kayak could find was $660.

So I turned to the flight industry’s secret sauce:¬†http://matrix.itasoftware.com

It found me a $200 flight that was not available anywhere else but on LAN Chile’s spanish-language website. I won’t know for sure until after I complete both legs, but this might be my new favorite flight search engine.

muddy water becomes clear

“When you wake up in the morning, Pooh,” said Piglet at last, “what’s the first thing you say to yourself?”
“What’s for breakfast? said Pooh. “What do you say, Piglet?”
“I say, I wonder what’s going to happen exciting today?” said Piglet.
Pooh nodded thoughtfully.
“It’s the same thing,” he said.