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'Dear Neighbor, I Understand You Are a Prostitute' [Crap Letter From A Neighbor]

Apartment living is one of those experiences that few people aspire to, but most are forced into experiencing at some point in their lives. "Living around other people is hard," say duh experts. You often have to listen to a stranger's footsteps, fights, music etc., and, occasionally you have to confront them about those things so that you can live in relative comfort. These confrontations can be awkward — how do you manage to come off as a polite, relaxed, yet assertive person when knocking on a neighbor's door to ask them to quiet the fuck down? One solution? Be an adult, suck it up and do it.
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An Open Letter to My Neighbors Regarding Drought and My Dead, Weedy Lawn

Lifestyle / Green Living : Huffington Post: Green Blog (2 months ago)

Dear Neighbors, Hello! My name is Jonathan Kim and I have been living at the house on the corner of _____ and _____ since December 2011. I had previously lived in an apartment just two blocks from my current location, and I am very ... Read Post

The Strange Intimacy of ‘Serial’

Entertainment / Pop Culture : Vulture (3 hours ago)

My wife Heather and I are both avid listeners of "Serial," the NPR podcast that reinvestigates a 1999 murder in Woodlawn, Maryland — just a few miles from Baltimore, where, as it happens, we live. A couple of weeks ago Heather had t... Read Post

Things I Am Thinking as I Listen to My Upstairs Neighbors Have Sex Right Now

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel (2 years ago)

Apartment living can be a bit of a drag. Case in point: It is a rainy Friday afternoon and I am stuck listening to my very loud upstairs neighbors going to town on one another. Here are my thoughts as they run through my head. Read ... Read Post


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