Thanks for visiting. This is my personal blog, where I post writings, experimental videos, photographs, art projects, short stories, and news about my life. I'm an artist, creative, and engineer living in Seattle. Read more…

announcement

Alphanote is a platform for expressive notetaking

I'm excited to announce the very first public version of my new note app.

announcement

Presenting DVCKTYPE, my new music project

I'm excited to share the story behind my new audiovisual project, DVCKTYPE.

essay

What's your Bucket Tale?

Writing lulled my worry of death. Maybe it can lull yours, too.

review

Shaking the Devil's Hand

Nancy Rommelmann's "Destination Gacy" is an engaging account of her cross-country trip to meet John Wayne Gacy

review

Portland's hip-hop genre-blenders

7HIRDWAV3, a brand new EP from Portland hip hop duo Neka and Kahlo

nostalgia

1994: On Computers

A nine year old's take on computers, circa 1994.

fiction

With Lust, Mrs Jones

A man's surprising reception from an anonymous online sexual prospect turns into a night to forget.

nostaglia

Whogivesafuck

A page of bizarre fiction I discovered on an old hard drive.

essay

Mallsterbating

Cannabis and loitering for sake of nostalgic intrigue.

art

I/O Bound

Lacking the faculties of vision and speech, we are veritable existential exiles.

art

I'm Watching You

Reflected photograph taken outside a bank.

art

Gore on Gore on Gore

Mixed media vector with photographs of Al Gore.

art

I Didn't Ask Your Opinion

Comic art derived from a photograph I took in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

art

The Interactive Warhol Machine

A Warhol-inspired interactive animated self-portrait.

art

Across the Astoria-Megler

A couple photos I took on the beach in Long Beach, Washington.

nostaglia

¡Tiempo de Fiesta Excelente!

Photos from my recent adventures in Puerto Vallarta and Sayulita, Mexico.

art

Jack & Willow

The result of an overly-eccentric OKCupid date idea. She never called me back.

art

Stroller Demonic

A man in a wheelchair waits for the train and his own demise as the stroller-pusher steals his soul.

art

I don't even know

No seriously. I don't even know what this is.

essay

Penning Intention

How I've curbed mindlessness and rekindled my pursuit of deliberation through writing.

art

"Scoundrel"

An exercise in absurdity.

art

Backseat Freestyle

My impromptu cover of the Kendrick Lamar song.

nostalgia

Cortacal 2013

Photographs of the Los Angeles alumni celebration of the Cortaca Jug.

nostalgia

Diversion on Yucca Street

Two of my college friends and I gather at a Hollywood apartment before a Friday night's festivities.

nostalgia

Three Nerds in Los Angeles

Three of my Los Angeles web development brethren convene in a soon-to-be-renovated office in Hollywood.

art

Portrait of My Parents

Pen drawing colored digitally.

art

Industrial Study

Photographs taken in the Central Eastside Industrial District, Portland, Oregon.

art

Bridal Veil

Photographs taken at Bridal Veil in the Columbia River Gorge, Oregon.

art

At A Handsome Pink Brothel

Retouched and cropped from a photo of a building in the South Park Blocks, Portland, Oregon.

art

She, Cyborg

Two pen drawings photographed and then colored digitally.

art

Disassembly: Upcycled Lamp

Photo disassembly of a lamp I made out of parts available at The ReBuilding Center and Sunlan Lighting.

nostalgia

The College Diary

I photographed drawings from a Moleskine diary I kept in college. Then, I colored them.

art

MAKE/LOVE & IT'S JUST A RIDE

Two CMYK-themed text pieces become economical and inspirational decor.

art

You're Blind

A video study using the Canon 7D. Features a human subject and new original music.

art

The Kow FX Study

A video effects study featuring a staged human subject, miscellaneous footage, and an original musical production from 2000.

poetry

The Governor

art

The Mineral Water Study

A video lightbox study featuring a jar, a bottle of mineral water, and a human subject.

art

Lightbox Study

I built a lightbox using white fabric and a cardboard box. Then, I conducted a study using objects I found around the house.

poetry

21 on 20

poetry

The Projector

What if the world is just a projection of you?

fiction

K4RL Has A Feeling

A robot accidentally skips his compulsory lubrication therapy.

essay

Leaving My Privately Defined World

Why I stopped using cannabis and haven't looked back.