Nathanial Garrod

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Here, the Thunder Rumble!

As I understand it, for a long time, Oklahoma was a state divided. In many ways, it still is. The Oklahoma State University vs. University of Oklahoma rivalry is engrained … Continue reading

April 8, 2013 · Leave a Comment

Benefitting from a Verbal Faceplant

Oh man, did I make a mistake the other day. Like, a real “Learning Reconsidered” fail moment. One would think that as an individual who is earning a degree in … Continue reading

April 3, 2013 · 4 Comments

Thoughts from the End of the Year

There was a brisk coldness in the air. The sort of cold that makes you glad to have a jacket, but not so strong as to make you shiver. My … Continue reading

January 26, 2013 · Leave a Comment

Trip to Fantastic

Yesterday’s lunch came from a food cart that makes peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. Gourmet peanut butter and jelly. Sandwiches like the Trypto-fantastic, which reminds one of a creation one … Continue reading

December 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Any Coffee Shop, Anywhere

You know the place. Perhaps tinted windows, or window shades protect your view of inside before you walk in. Opening the door, you have no idea what is inside, yet … Continue reading

December 27, 2012 · Leave a Comment


As I’m driving across the country, I’ve been thinking a lot about the interstate system and the importance of cars in the United States. Where else in the world can … Continue reading

August 4, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Thoughts on Living in a Village

My whole life I have wanted to live on the East Coast. I’ve wanted to see big cities and explore the history and be a part of the place where … Continue reading

July 17, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Eastward Bound: Day 2

Day Two started in my car. At the end of Day One, I pulled off into a rest stop, moved some things around in my car and fell asleep in … Continue reading

June 18, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Eastward Bound: Day 1

I got in my car two hours later than planned today. After a brief stop for coffee in Roseville with my friend Kristin (who brought me a raspberry-chocolate scone!) I … Continue reading

June 17, 2012 · Leave a Comment


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