Category Archives: Sunday Switchup

Sunday Switchup: Chicago Visit

I went to Chicago for a trade show. The subject of the show wouldn’t interest people much (corporate travel and expense reporting, anyone?) but I stayed at a kind of neat hotel, the Virgin Hotel Chicago. (Yes, another Richard Branson … Continue reading

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Latte Switchup: Dogs in the Workplace

In addition to dogs now being allowed in my workplace, the building I work in (the AirBnB building) has a little coffee stand, at which works the most talented latte artist I have ever met. And I don’t just say … Continue reading

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Sunday Switchup: Urban Clover

Just saw this walking by (in the neighborhood called the Dogpatch) and thought, ‘ooh, that’s neat.’ It’s funny the things I notice and the things I don’t. Wish me luck: my company is moving in with another subsidiary of the … Continue reading

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Sunday Switchup: I’m Not Really Sure

It’s funny, but these days some of the weirdest things I see in San Francisco are in stores. It’s like the retail is getting stranger as the inhabitants are getting less. This doesn’t strike me as a fair exchange.

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Sunday Switchup: Ceci n’est pas une pup!

One day, while she was poking holes in my arm, I ran across a woman who knits dogs. Let’s try that again. One day, while having blood drawn for a routine physical, I fell to talking with the phlebotomist. I … Continue reading

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Sunday Switchup: Chinese New Year

Folks really take Chinese New Year seriously around here. That’s city hall.

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Sunday Switchup: Funny Little Hill

San Francisco is a funny little place, with some funny little hills. I think this one might be ‘Mount Olympus‘.

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Sunday Switchup: Extremely Unhappy Iron Frog

Sure, this guy seems to have lost a flipper, but there’s no call for him to go taking it out on me.

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Sunday Switchup: Crow and Sparrow

I like crows. They’re smart, they’re raucous, they know how to enjoy themselves, and they’re better than I am at remembering a face. That makes them okay in my book. I also kind of like this picture. I could have … Continue reading

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Sunday Switchup: Reflections

I am endlessly fascinated by the way the windows of large buildings, and even some smaller ones, lend patterns to other buildings at various times of the day. I really miss having a zoom lens. The camera on the bigger … Continue reading

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