01/19 2012
Andy and I worked at the Yellow Deli on a mild, winter day in Boulder, Colorado.

Andy and I worked at the Yellow Deli on a mild, winter day in Boulder, Colorado.

10/22 2011
I worked and read while enjoying an Americano in the Kreuzberg neighborhood of Berlin.

I worked and read while enjoying an Americano in the Kreuzberg neighborhood of Berlin.

07/07 2011
I spent a few days working and relaxing at El Cosmico in Marfa, Texas.

I spent a few days working and relaxing at El Cosmico in Marfa, Texas.

05/26 2011
I worked with Dave in front of Samovar Tea Lounge on a cold spring day in San Francisco.

I worked with Dave in front of Samovar Tea Lounge on a cold spring day in San Francisco.

06/20 2010
I worked at Mars Cafe in Des Moines at the beginning of my stay with Dane and Andy. I also overheard a girl picking up a guy (and a guy trying his hardest to sabotage his good fortune).

I worked at Mars Cafe in Des Moines at the beginning of my stay with Dane and Andy. I also overheard a girl picking up a guy (and a guy trying his hardest to sabotage his good fortune).

05/19 2010
I spent a few days working on Pete’s porch in Chicago.

I spent a few days working on Pete’s porch in Chicago.

05/14 2010
I worked with Allie at Bob’s Java Hut in Uptown Minneapolis. We drank too much coffee.

I worked with Allie at Bob’s Java Hut in Uptown Minneapolis. We drank too much coffee.

04/04 2010
I edited an audio interview at Spider House Cafe in Austin on a Sunday afternoon. Matt sat across from me and read Ayn Rand to the chagrin of our server.

I edited an audio interview at Spider House Cafe in Austin on a Sunday afternoon. Matt sat across from me and read Ayn Rand to the chagrin of our server.

01/16 2010
I worked outside at Green Muse Cafe in Austin on a warm Saturday in January.

I worked outside at Green Muse Cafe in Austin on a warm Saturday in January.

11/04 2009
I worked at the Griffith Observatory overlooking the famous Hollywood sign. The reception is spotty, but the view makes up for it.

I worked at the Griffith Observatory overlooking the famous Hollywood sign. The reception is spotty, but the view makes up for it.

07/11 2009
I worked on Diamondhead Lake in Western Iowa. I also learned how to wakeboard.

I worked on Diamondhead Lake in Western Iowa. I also learned how to wakeboard.

06/15 2009
I worked on the back porch (in Des Moines) by citronella. And I got organized (and excited) for the upcoming week.

I worked on the back porch (in Des Moines) by citronella. And I got organized (and excited) for the upcoming week.

06/08 2009
I worked at Java Joes in downtown Des Moines. I also participated in a quid pro quo laptop supervision program, where I watch a laptop for the guy next to me…and he does the same in return an hour later. Thankfully, neither of us needed to use our laptop defense training…

I worked at Java Joes in downtown Des Moines. I also participated in a quid pro quo laptop supervision program, where I watch a laptop for the guy next to me…and he does the same in return an hour later. Thankfully, neither of us needed to use our laptop defense training…

05/22 2009
I worked on a ledge outside Principal Park, home of the Iowa Cubs. I also got offered a free ticket to the game by a friendly passerby, but decided I’d rather work.

I worked on a ledge outside Principal Park, home of the Iowa Cubs. I also got offered a free ticket to the game by a friendly passerby, but decided I’d rather work.

05/21 2009
I worked at Royal Mile. I also ate a Portabella sandwich.

I worked at Royal Mile. I also ate a Portabella sandwich.