Car washes are like haircuts in that feel good way.
Unless something horribly goes wrong and your bangs are crooked,
or your ride gets scratched.
But for the most part, feel good.
A few times a year, I pull an all-nighter.
I like doing this for some strange reason.
A combination of a goal and adrenaline.
After 2.5 hours of sleep and a healthy set of concepts delivered,
I operated heavy machinery to get something to eat, some caffeine.
Passed this character on the way home.
Some items I like to have on hand when I’m making stuff:
A good pen, portable paper (loving the butcher orange Field Notes),
and if I need icon inspiraton, the Handbook of Pictorial Symbols
I’ve passed this Elder Beerman in Hamilton Ohio more times than I can count.
I’ve even remarked about the old logo that adorns the building.
It was never busy when I drove by, and now it appears to soon be a relic.
This is sad, but things are so much different now.
I’d love for the building to find a new life,
but what purpose is does a box without windows hold?
I stayed for dinner with Tom and Wendy and their three kids.
Even though they’re out-numbered, they still manage to function.
I am amazed.
This type of play-by-play of the red carpet is hilarious.
Feathers second-hand store, Oregon District, Dayton.
I pass by a whole set of apartment buildings in this style every week or so.
I’d love to peek inside one someday.