Tagged with High school

Block 528: November 23, 2014

The skies are a kind of blue-grey here in Portland, and the weather actually feels warm today. There are moments when it seems really great here. I guess I just need to be patient. Date: November 23, 2014 Crane: 528 Days Spent on Project: 643 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: … Continue reading

Block 527: November 22, 2014

‘This project is never-ending!,” it dawned on him as he stitched together a crane slowly and without enthusiasm this Saturday morning. “Why?,” he asked. Date: November 22, 2014 Crane: 527 Days Spent on Project: 642 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Dr. Greist. When I was in high school, I … Continue reading

Block 195: September 7, 2013

I bought a ticket to see Sleep No More again. (It’ll be my sixth trip!) Y’all should expect a few red Cranes in the upcoming days… Date: September 7, 2013 Crane: 195 Days Spent on Project: 202 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Jonathan B. Jonathan, the first year … Continue reading

Block 133: June 30, 2013

  I couldn’t sleep last night, but for good reasons: I kept piecing out ways to work on these last three outfits I have to make for The Tempest. Date: June 30, 2013 Crane: 133 Days Spent on Project: 133 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Jennifer F. (Not … Continue reading

Block 130: June 27, 2013

  And the sun came out this morning. The world is still turning. Life goes on. Date: June 27, 2013 Crane: 130 Days Spent on Project: 130 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Rowan W. Rowan lived around the hall from me that first year at Kenyon, and she … Continue reading

Block 108: June 5, 2013

  Date: June 5, 2013 Crane: 108 Days Spent on Project: 108 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Laura M. She transferred to Brebeuf as a sophomore, when I was a junior. Normally, there were many opportunities for different classes to intermingle in actual classrooms, but she clearly had … Continue reading

Block 107: June 4, 2013

  Tuesday. I need to keep myself occupied today; I’ve been having some low thoughts already. Date: June 4, 2013 Crane: 107 Days Spent on Project: 107 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Elizabeth H. And Elizabeth completes the group of people who actually transformed my life in high … Continue reading

Block 106: June 3, 2013

  Date: June 3, 2013 Crane: 106 Days Spent on Project: 106 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Adam C. Adam transferred to Brebeuf during our Sophomore year. He would prove to be the third person in the group of four that made up my circle of close friends. … Continue reading

Block 105: June 2, 2013

  Another hot day today. It’s predicted to rain at some point tonight; I’m hoping that will bring the temps down for a few days until I can get a window AC unit installed. I’ve adopted a Zen attitude about the heat in the apartment at this point. The dog, on the other hand, is … Continue reading

Block 104: June 1, 2013

  It’s incredibly hot already; I’ve learned this morning that the windows in my new apartment are too wide for my AC unit to be installed. The Dog and I are suffering today. Date: June 1, 2013 Crane: 104 Days Spent on Project: 104 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it … Continue reading