A new episode of Late Night Conversation, a podcast I edit, has just been posted. Enjoy!
I'm not the biggest Star Trek fan, but Spock was the coolest so I threw together this little gif in his honor.
I've been wanting to learn how to make gifs for awhile now, after seeing some amazing stuff made with archival video and images. So here is my first effort, bonus points for creepy white rabbits from two different silent films of Alice in Wonderland.
I recently returned home from an extended-stay in my hometown in Illinois over the holidays. Unfortunately, my aunt had passed away on the evening of Thanksgiving, and my family waited until I was able to come home for Christmas to hold the service at the cemetery. Julie, my aunt, had Down's Syndrome and lived in an institution for most of her life. They held a memorial service for her at the home which was attended by many of the other residents and Julie's caretakers, but it was only me, my mother, grandfather, and step-grandmother at the graveside service back in Springfield. It was a rainy, but not too cold, day, and she was buried next to my grandmother and my uncle Jeff. Here are a few shots from the day: