Atlantic Media Rack

I am a¬†collector, you see. In the post-WebMD/Dr. Oz/Dr. Phil world we inhabit, it has become all too common for the lay person to scour the internet, frenetically hunting down tenuous threads of commonality in symptoms or behaviors and performing often erroneous feats of self-diagnosis. Armed with a bare minimum of information, we bandy about … Continue reading Atlantic Media Rack

Rescued From the Clutches of Calamity: An End Table Story

(Editor’s note: This project appears out of chronological order as a result of a recent discovery of documentary photographic evidence.) Nature is fickle. Nature is temperamental. Nature is difficult to discern or predict; and is impossible to tame. Nature is awful and terrifying, wreaking destruction and carnage. Nature is impassive, indifferent and callous. As a … Continue reading Rescued From the Clutches of Calamity: An End Table Story

IKEA Bitrade 2×4

Several apartments ago, we (like many modern families) outfitted the kids’ room on the cheap with some shelves from IKEA. Nothing fancy or original, we went with the ubiquitous cube shelves that you find in frugal homes around the world. Standing vertically, astride a beat-up bookshelf-turned-television-stand, these bastions of cost efficiency became home to all … Continue reading IKEA Bitrade 2×4