The Arrogant Bastards at Stone Brewing Co. in Escondido, California

As the windows were rolled down on a gorgeous early afternoon in Escondido, California, the pleasant aroma of freshly baked bread filled the air.  This was deceiving, however, for we were not at a small, French patisserie, but were in

The Arrogant Bastards at Stone Brewing Co. in Escondido, California

As the windows were rolled down on a gorgeous early afternoon in Escondido, California, the pleasant aroma of freshly baked bread filled the air.  This was deceiving, however, for we were not at a small, French patisserie, but were in

The Flames I Never Saw Coming, A Suburban Fire.

In between my long bouts of coughing and scanning pages from a book I was reading, I heard my mother shout out, “ANDREW, COME QUICK!!!”  Mind you, I’ve heard this phrase for my entire life thus far, and it has

The Flames I Never Saw Coming, A Suburban Fire.

In between my long bouts of coughing and scanning pages from a book I was reading, I heard my mother shout out, “ANDREW, COME QUICK!!!”  Mind you, I’ve heard this phrase for my entire life thus far, and it has

World AIDS Day 2011. Act locally, think globally.

On a day marked with both sorrow for the lives lost, and a healthy optimism for what the future holds, World AIDS Day 2011 has come and gone.  What can we take away from this December 1st?  Well, for starters,

World AIDS Day 2011. Act locally, think globally.

On a day marked with both sorrow for the lives lost, and a healthy optimism for what the future holds, World AIDS Day 2011 has come and gone.  What can we take away from this December 1st?  Well, for starters,

All the Arms We Need, A Doctor to the French Resistance.

Why is it, on occasion, that the most remarkable people are the ones we so easily forget with the passing of time?  Such is the case of Dr. Sumner Waldron Jackson, his wife, Toquette, and their only son, Phillip. Sumner’s

All the Arms We Need, A Doctor to the French Resistance.

Why is it, on occasion, that the most remarkable people are the ones we so easily forget with the passing of time?  Such is the case of Dr. Sumner Waldron Jackson, his wife, Toquette, and their only son, Phillip. Sumner’s

The Zombie Leaf, Or Rather, Percival The Praying Mantis

On a brisk Fall afternoon, the wind casually swept across the front lawn.  A few leaves fluttered along, headed nowhere in particular, but one particular leaf stood out, and in fact, this leaf wasn’t a leaf at all.  It was

The Zombie Leaf, Or Rather, Percival The Praying Mantis

On a brisk Fall afternoon, the wind casually swept across the front lawn.  A few leaves fluttered along, headed nowhere in particular, but one particular leaf stood out, and in fact, this leaf wasn’t a leaf at all.  It was

Boo.

Here’s a toast from my golden retriever and I to the households that tirelessly build amazing haunted houses and give out king size candy bars, thank you for all the fond childhood memories.  Here’s to many more. Have fun and

Boo.

Here’s a toast from my golden retriever and I to the households that tirelessly build amazing haunted houses and give out king size candy bars, thank you for all the fond childhood memories.  Here’s to many more. Have fun and

A Blog, A Business, A Better Future. Modeofaide.

A blog, a business, a better future.  Modeofaide is complex in theory, simple in approach.  A blog dedicated to the arcane beauty of life and the subtleties of humanitarianism.  A developing business that seeks to provide the highest quality apparel

A Blog, A Business, A Better Future. Modeofaide.

A blog, a business, a better future.  Modeofaide is complex in theory, simple in approach.  A blog dedicated to the arcane beauty of life and the subtleties of humanitarianism.  A developing business that seeks to provide the highest quality apparel