Patrick Calder Posts

November 8, 2018 / friends

Abbey and I went to the Maryland Renn Faire a couple times again this summer. It’s always a fun day  of hanging out with friends…

September 10, 2018 / family

I recently went on vacation with Abbey and friends. An annual trek to a lakefront house in the wilds of Virginia, for a long weekend…

August 17, 2018 / friends

Last weekend, Abbey and I went out to Vanguard. I think it was the first club night we’d been to since Spellbound shut down. Nice…

March 22, 2018 / friends
October 6, 2017 / family

Mom

Yesterday morning, my mother, Catherine Calder, passed away. Although she was being treated for something at the time, I think it was all her health…

September 25, 2017 / design

Interesting … Getty Images—probably the biggest supplier of stock photography—has updated their submission requirements to ban the retouching of photos for the sake of making…

September 17, 2017 / family
June 26, 2017 / home

I have a dresser in my bedroom that has been in the family for a while. I’m told my uncle used it as a boy,…

January 20, 2017 / rant

Donald Trump will be my President. And he will be your President. And saying otherwise will make you sound no better than the petulant parents…

November 7, 2016 / rant

I am mystified by the relative success of Trump’s campaign. I can understand he’d have some amount of support. He’s been a media personality for…