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david and alison

My friends David & Alison got married on the Moses Family farm two weekends ago, in Boone, North Carolina. Also pictured: Ng’endo on the right. Holly and her daughter Juniper, whom we hadn’t even met yet (it’s been too long!). Jenn & Lisa. Rhys in the middle of a field. Alison’s siblings, Renita & Ray. Kyle, DLISH, […]

resting in pieces

Mount Moriah Cemetery in the southwest corner of Philadelphia’s outskirts. I had heard about the place being in a state of decay (though it is slowly being unearthed and restored), but it was still fascinating to see tombstones arising out of massive patches of Japanese Knotweed, Ailanthus, Mugwort, Princess Trees, you name it – it […]

sprangbreakyall

Philadelphia’s annual Cherry Blossom Festival in Fairmount Park.

cold winter

It’s been a cold one. I’ve likely mentioned it before, but this is my favorite alley in Philly. I recently saw some construction happening on the south end though, which is a little disconcerting — the wilderness feel of the block might evaporate one day. For some reason, this felt akin to “FREE CANDY” on […]

a hidden cambodia

Back in the fall, Jenn and I heard some music in the distance when we were exploring an old barge near the edge of Bartram’s Gardens in Southwest Philadelphia. What at first I was guessing to be a traditional Indian wedding celebration (from hearing music echoing through the meadow) ended up being the Wat Khmer Palelai […]