Monthly Archives: November 2012

Orientation to Václavské náměstí

            Full disclosure: I have started to read Keith Richard’s autobiography “Life.” So forgive me if I start to inadvertently mimic his voice and style either during this entry or subsequent others. I don’t think I’ll ever write like a “hipster pirate” as one of the blurbs suggests, but you can never be too careful […]

Prague and the Wings of Desire

  It happened once… It happened once, and so it will be forever.             Before I went to Prague, the majority of my experiences with escalators involved shopping malls. There is a kind of M.C. Escher quality to them in a way, like the ceaseless futility of watching people traveling up and down in an […]