Bold colors, crisp geometric shapes, and animals of all kinds…who can resist? The artwork of Will Eskridge caught my eye right away. His use of color is spot on and his work explores the fluid relationship between nature and technology – with a focus on animals. Originally from Kings Mountain, North Carolina, Will Eskridge attended the University […]
My apartment. Oh, my apartment. How it breaks Kuwaiti taboo. I live in it as an unwed person. Abuse it like a true bachelor. Against Kuwaiti norms. Against Kuwaiti laws. With blind eyes turning every which way. Cash is king, second to corruption. I rent it illegally. Why? Because according to Kuwaiti laws, single Kuwaiti […]
I told the cops, “We went as far as the car would take us.” “Why don’t we go over this one more time,” the first cop says, shaking his head. I begin again. “When it ran out of gas, we had to abandon it behind the Arby’s on Jackson and we took off on foot […]
When I saw Melita walking across the street with a jerry can, I took note. It was not so much the jerry can that intrigued me, it was her leaving her house. I’d never actually seen her in the full light of day and her obesity was astounding, especially for someone so young. Her pink […]
People keep telling you you look exactly like this other person. You realize you must be pretty similar when strangers start walking up to you and continuing conversations you’ve never had. I’ve been thinking about what you said the other day.