Tuesday, October 13, 2009

all things are delicately interconnected

curry for dinner on a high-turbulence flight on september 23rd with airindia.
twenty, boulevard de menilmontant, paris france 75020.
paris fashion week; cashmere in my eyelashes and a new best friend.
sushi and splifs chez laetitia.
fancy nights at mama shelter with gabriel.
high kicks, djallebas, mushroom tea and unusual costumes on halloween.
new friends: tim lauren zela liisi andrew ryan emily
dizzy cab rides to an experimental cocktail club.
the election party for barack obama, the smiles, the tears.
being chased in montmartre with emily by the homeless helicopter man.
'put yo dick away'
crawling under paris in the catacombs to dance and sing with water up to our knees.
a snowy brunch with bloody marys and darker hair.
pornagraphic lighters and beer at stollys.
sixteen rue de reuilly, paris france 75012.
no heat, wooden bed, and a crazy landlord.
sunday smiles on rue charlot.
a christmas tree and two goldfish named maki and miso.
jekyll and hyde dresses and top hats.
the near death experience in the stairwell.
almost convinced, the difficult choice... but the right one.
thirty hour christmas lock-in:
homemade fireplace, the blue blue bathroom, vegetarian stuffing.
plastic instrument band on christmas eve in the metro.
peanut butter, foggy windows, hot coffee, hair cuts, arts and crafts.
the stolen robot.
the dance party to welcome 2009.
last minute decision: merrekech, morroco.
cheap leather, endless fresh mint sweet tea, a used packet of rolling papers.
road trip to essaouira, morocco.
a freezing night in a hotel next to the sea.
grilled goat head, amazing fried fish, missed flights.
late to french class, many attempts at the prefecture for the carte de sejour.
infinite bottles of red wine... in apartments, in parks, in metros, in streets.
mistakes at the chacha club.
roadtrip to amsterdam, cole and janet.
the impossible hunt for a halfway decent hotel room.
giving up and getting lost, finding ourselves at a coffee shop.
staying at the coffee shop.
a very paranoid drive home.
football: france vs lithuania, psg games, stands on fire.
mushroom omelette with andrew, the holy mountain by alejandro jodorowsky.
the first spring day, the first bottle of rose.
french classes over, david in paris.
best show ever, dan deacon at la villette sonique.
krinking everything everywhere.
berlin, germany with andrew and david in a big white apartment
high kicks with german boots and german roots
dancing with an indian man at fete de la musique
barcelona with camilla
plastico//apollo//ronda sant pau 1
magic green sungless
magic toothpicks
magic magic magic
an orange boat in cadaques, innocent conversations.
falling in love with barcelona.
all the received postcards and all the sent.
mischa and camilla in paris.
one hundred and two rue saint-maur, paris france 75011.
sophie's wedding, the blue dress and endless champagne.
finally animal collective live at la cigale with zela.
lonely and broke in paris.
back to barcelona.
rooftops, cheap beers, smiles, beaches, lighter hair and darker skin.
three weeks later: back to paris.
new york: lake george wedding, brooklyn, a skinned knee, five am dinner with anna
los angeles: los feliz, west hollywood, venice, the alcove, a big fire and a bucket of tears
tucson: surprises, la famille, kyle craft and rhonda el murib, laughing with abby, bloody sunsets
a long flight back to paris
twenty third birthday, back to barcelona with zela and erin
thirty bars in three days, a pirate, a room without a view, the flood, a decision.
one way ticket to barcelona october fifteenth....

there is so so so much more.

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