Gangsta Mittens
Words combined to express thoughts. Pictures displayed to convey emotion. Opening my brain to the world.

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I’m Focused, Man…

March 31, 2010

I’m thinking that when I title a blog with a Jay-Z quote it means i’m in a good mood… either that or I’m feeling particularly cocky… either way, after a semi hiatus, I’m back. It’s officially my favorite season in my second favorite city, and the trees are FINALLY starting to bloom and the weather […]

One year later…

June 20, 2009

This time last year I had just learned that my father had passed away. I was hurt, but I was fortunate enough to have found out when i was here in dc (i had just come back from San Fran to visit) and even more importantly, BJ was right there when my mom gave me […]

The Hard-Headed One is Headed Home

October 31, 2008

So they released my mom this afternoon… I should be happy… and to a certain degree I am, but i am also very concerned.  She’s headed home, to the house where she lives with my brother.  The house has two stories and a basement.  The main floor has the kitchen and living/dining rooms, and the […]

So my mom is in the hospital

October 28, 2008

I should start off by saying that I HATE hospitals… Well I hate the inefficiency of them.  I’m grateful for the people that study and learn to heal/help people, but I hate the machine that hospitals have become and the fact that they all seem interested in passing patients along rather than helping them. So […]

What a summer…

August 16, 2008

I couldn’t begin to say all that happened this summer… Here’s a “video” that comes close…  I will say that it is my first attempt to do anything like this and I have NO clue how to edit audio (yes i could’ve asked B, but I wanted to do this on my own). At any […]