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This is the archive page for the month [October 2004]; below you should see headlines and summaries of all entries found here from that month. Click the appropriate link at each to read the entire entry.

Announcing the new arts center, part 2. | October 29, 2004
On Tuesday I started talking about this new arts center that I've decided to open here in Chicago, to replace my former career as a creative writer and hopefully bring a little more financial stability to my life without having...

Announcing the new arts center. | October 26, 2004
I technically broke the news a couple of weeks ago during my trip to Germany, but still haven't talked about the subject in any detail, so now that I'm back in Chicago with not much else to talk about, I...

Frankfurt - the story ends. | October 21, 2004
(Das Fotos bin hier! The photos are here! Click here to start viewing the 360 photos I took during my most recent trip to Germany and Holland; they have finally been resized and adjusted for color and contrast, and now...

Frankfurt - the story continues, day 4. | October 18, 2004
Greetings again from Chicago, where I am slowly getting back to my normal life following my crazy, profound eleven days just spent in western Germany and eastern Holland. My jetlag is almost gone, although I seem to have gotten stuck...

Frankfurt - the story continues, day 3. | October 15, 2004
October 15, 8:00 a.m. Good morning again from Chicago, where I am in the last stages of telling about all my adventures in Germany and Amsterdam last week, because I kept running out of time to do so when I...

Frankfurt - the story continues, day 2. | October 14, 2004
October 14, 5 a.m. Greetings from Chicago - where, as you can tell, I still haven't quite gotten back on local time yet, despite this now being the start of my third day since getting back. Can someone tell me,...

Frankfurt - the story continues, day 1. | October 13, 2004
October 11, 7 pm/12 pm. Greetings again from the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, where it is currently 7 pm Frankfurt time (the time zone my body is in) and noon in Chicago (the time zone I'll be landing into...

Frankfurt tour, day 8. | October 9, 2004
October 9, 2 pm. Greetings from der Frankfurt Kunstverein - literally translated as "The Arts Club of Frankfurt," a cutting-edge multimedia center down in the central city, that sponsors mostly video, computer and performance pieces by contemporary artists from around...

Frankfurt tour, day 7. | October 8, 2004
October 8, 3 pm. Guten tag, alles mein International Freunden! As you've probably already guessed by now, I'm facing a big problem these days when it comes to my journal; namely, I've made so many new friends here in Frankfurt,...

Frankfurt tour, day 5 (Cochem and Amsterdam). | October 6, 2004
(Almost 100 new photos since the last update! Unfortunately I'm exhausted and don't have the time to load them right now. Look for them tomorrow. In the meanwhile, here are the photos from day 1, day 2 and day 3,...

Frankfurt/Cochem, day 4. | October 5, 2004
(Ach du heilige Scheisse! Over 140 photos now online for your viewing pleasure! Click here for pictures from day 1 of my tour; here for day 2; and here for day 3. Miss some of the previous travelogue entries? Click...

Frankfurt, day 3. | October 4, 2004
October 4, 10:30 a.m., Dirk's place. Guten morgen! Greetings again from Frankfurt, where I am starting day 4 of my tour and making plans for actually leaving the city for the first time (but more on this later). Yesterday was...

Frankfurt, day 2. | October 3, 2004
(Sorry, everyone - we're still having problems trying to get my USB card reader to work on German computers, so no photos yet again. I'm going to hit the Frankfurt internet cafes later today and see if I can't find...

Frankfurt, day 1. | October 2, 2004
(Hey, here's a surprise - my supposed "effortless" USB card reader, which I was going to use to transfer photos from my Treo to my website, isn't working on Dirk's computer! I think the problem is that he's on too...