In which I get really into cereal for a short while but now I’m over it, I think.

It's a wild time in the world of breakfast cereal, though admittedly I've only started following the cereal news this month — fourteen days ago, to be more specific, when I received this picture with the caption: "New cereal dropped" Apple Jacks is new to Australia, apparently. It's never occurred to me that cereal could … Continue reading In which I get really into cereal for a short while but now I’m over it, I think.

I don’t like that you can see the moon during the day.

It’s been nearly a week now and I’ve been thinking, writing, and dreaming about only one thing. Last Friday, I saw the moon in the afternoon and, if we’re being honest, it really threw me off. It’s not that I’ve gone twenty-something years on this planet without knowing that the moon is sometimes visible during … Continue reading I don’t like that you can see the moon during the day.

Why is “Semper Vigilans” the motto of San Diego?

Literally translated, Semper Vigilans means “ever vigilant”; figuratively translated, it means pretty much the same thing. San Diego, California, renowned for its miles of sandy beaches, perpetually sunny weather, and status as the first U.S. city to announce plans for the installation of cyber-controlled street lighting, has adopted this motto. Semper Vigilans conjures up dystopian images of a … Continue reading Why is “Semper Vigilans” the motto of San Diego?