Going Nowhere Fast
Hey airlines, newsflash: we only fly when we have absolutely no alternative. You make the U.S. Postal Service look well run.
I Wish America had a Volume Button
Our very attempts to escape the noise constantly around us have led to ever-escalating calls for our attention.
To the Citizens of the 2100s (from the 2020s)
You know the history, but do you know what we were thinking when the world lost its collective mind at the end of the 2020s? As someone who lived through it, I want to tell you.
What makes people fade away from one another is not distance, but lack of desire.
What Our Roads Say About Us
Only 5% of U.S. workers in 2019 commuted by public transportation.
Switzerland Is Not Sweden (But It Might As Well Be)
We pay different attention to things close to home than we do those farther away.
Eight Views Of America In Late 2021
It is time to start talking about the United States. Today I will share our first impressions after not quite two months on the ground.
Paradise Found - Interim Update
My wife and I are trying really hard not to sabotage our move back to the U.S. by making any assumptions about what it's going to be like.
Paradise Found - Start Here
In 1996 my wife and I left the United States to work for a three-year stint in Frankfurt. That turned into a new job and a move to Switzerland. Twenty-five years, two kids, and a lifetime later, we returned to the U.S. once more. Is it the same place we left?
You will have noticed I use pictures of many beautiful places in this blog. Where are these places, and what are some of my favorites?