It’s not weird, it’s New York

I was recently walking through the East Village when I saw 3 young, Asian girls posing weirdly in the middle of the street.  Except it’s not weird, it’s New York.  People do whatever they feel like here and, after a while, we all get used to it.  These girls reminded me of an OK Go … Continue reading

Fight like a German

Some friends invited me to try a German Longsword introductory class in the city for $10.  How could I say no?  It was really interesting but thoroughly awkward trying to follow the prescribed forms and positions that we were taught.  The sword was lighter than I’d imagined but that didn’t make it any less weird … Continue reading