Edgar Allen Poe House

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Today my family and I visited the Edgar Allen Poe House in Philly. Despite my being a long-time fan of the macabre who grew up less than ten miles away, I had never been there before. Poe was born in … Continued

Swarthmore College

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Last Friday, I paid a visit to my former-student-cum-friend, Maya Kikuchi, at Swarthmore College. I grew up not far from the campus and had been there a few times in the past, but I’m not sure I ever noticed how … Continued

The Science of Pixar

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A few weeks back I took my kids to an exhibit at the Franklin Institute called The Science Behind Pixar. I’m very fond of Pixar’s work, practically all of it, but in particular Toy Story 3, Up, and The Good … Continued