Nathanial Garrod

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During Fall Term, Time Seems to Move Faster

At work, the term has quickly moved from week three, all the way to week five in the blink of an eye. With a conference then some travel for work … Continue reading

November 2, 2019 · Leave a Comment

A Whole New Term

I am Schroedinger’s box of stress lately – both relaxed and stressed at the same time as I head into the start of fall term at work. On one hand, … Continue reading

September 29, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Switching from Nike+ to Strava

To some extent, I have been running since late in high school. Probably before that – I remember running to the library when I didn’t have a bike, scooter or … Continue reading

October 29, 2017 · Leave a Comment

Snow Day PDX Pictures – January 3, 2016

Occasionally it snows in Portland. Even more rarely, that snow sticks, freezes over and becomes an ice-y death trap. Currently, we are in the frozen ice-y death trap stage, but … Continue reading

January 4, 2016 · Leave a Comment

Two Years in Portland

Remember that one time I told you about how impressed I was that I had lived somewhere for a year and that it is the longest I have ever lived … Continue reading

June 18, 2015 · Leave a Comment

A Year of Marvel

Around Thanksgiving 2013, I started reading a few comics that friends recommended to me in passing. Then in late December/early January I started picking up more trade paperbacks. I began … Continue reading

March 13, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Terwilliger Hill

Fast feet push the ground, but I cannot hear the thud-thud-thud because of the music in my headphones, a different kind of thud-thud-thud. I push up Terwilliger, a hill that … Continue reading

March 10, 2015 · Leave a Comment

No Maps

“Yeah, I noticed your post on roads was a bit car-centric.” “That doesn’t seem unlikely, though it wasn’t intentional. I miss my car.” “You should get a ZipCar tomorrow and … Continue reading

January 19, 2015 · Leave a Comment

One Year Later…

A year ago today, I signed a lease for an apartment near downtown Portland. Today, I still live there. This makes this the longest time I have consistently lived in … Continue reading

June 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

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