Scarlet Lark

A quick "hello"!

I've been away... *hello, again!*It's been, what... a year?  I haven't officially "quit," & I fully intend to keep posting at some point.  It's just…
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Scarlet Lark Sep 22, 2010
Lucky 13pic

Lucky 13

My best friend & I rode the Haunted Mansion THIRTEEN TIMES IN A ROW this Sunday, and it took us about 3 hours. (We took…
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Lasting Impressions

(Texture by SolStock on Deviant Art)
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Scarlet Lark Jul 11, 2009
Rollin'pic

Rollin'

It's been a while since I last posted, and there are still a lot of other Euro-centric pics I'd like to post from my travels…
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Vanilla Sundae

Another view from the rooftop of Gaudi's Casa Milà.
2 new pics
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Chimney Soldiers

Some very artful chimneys from Gaudi's Casa Milà (aka La Pedera).
3 new pics
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Eiffel

5 new pics
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Paris & Barcelona

Photos from my little adventure into Paris & Barcelona in March 2009.
4 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Mar 31, 2009

Tibidabo

If you've seen Vicky Cristina Barcelona, you probably remember this place as the "antique" amusement park shown to Vicky and Cristina by Juan Antonio. I just…
2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Mar 29, 2009
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Eiffel Sunset

I pretty much wore out my camera at the Louvre today -- the battery died and occasionally returned from the dead (I can sometimes squeeze…
Parliamentpic

Parliament

A little postcardy, but I like the look of it anyway. Paris update: I took waaay too many pics of Notre Dame. I haven't uploaded any…
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Scarlet Lark Mar 15, 2009
Tiny Gravespic

Tiny Graves

This is from a cemetery in North Acton, last week. I'm in Paris now, as of yesterday! It's an agonizingly long story, but in sum, I…
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Scarlet Lark Mar 14, 2009

London in Monochrome

"The world is quiet here."
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Scarlet Lark Mar 11, 2009
Valentinespic

Valentines

The attempted most-couples-kissing record in Trafalgar Square on Valentine's day.
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The Lamp of Memory

The snow is long gone, but I thought perhaps I'd post just one more photo of it. The title is a reference to a book of…
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Scarlet Lark Feb 22, 2009
Gentle Silencepic

Gentle Silence

(A new edit from the previous series.)
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Scarlet Lark Feb 18, 2009

For a Smile and a Handshake, and Maybe 50p

More from the other day (see previous pic for info).
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Scarlet Lark Feb 16, 2009
Their weary eyelids softly close...pic

"Their weary eyelids softly close..."

Text on the grave: "Tis finish'd! Their life's sands Have run, their race is ended. Into their loving Father's hands Their freed souls have ascended! Their weary eyelids softly close In…
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Scarlet Lark Feb 14, 2009
Whimsypic

Cemeteries of London

A UK-centered continuation of my "Morbid Curiosity" gallery.
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Scarlet Lark Feb 12, 2009

White Wedding

2 new pics
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Snow Angels

3 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Feb 09, 2009

Snowy, Snowy London

Snow in London! (February, 2008)
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Scarlet Lark Feb 04, 2009

Boo!

I'm in Glasgow this week visiting friends. I'll probably create a whole gallery later dedicated to pics from Scotland, but for now I just had…
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Scarlet Lark Jan 22, 2009
Paper Starspic

Paper Stars

My roommate & I have been making paper stars to add to the "Christmas feel" of the room.
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London Fogpic

London Fog

Early morning, a few days ago. (Viewing Hyde Park from my window.)
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Scarlet Lark Dec 18, 2008
Bonsaipic

Bonsai

My little tree by the window. The basil I kept in the kitchen didn't make it.
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Crowd Control

I've created my own group! It's now after 6 AM and I've yet to sleep...
2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Dec 10, 2008

Cemeteries of London

A UK-centered continuation of my "Morbid Curiosity" gallery.
2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Dec 08, 2008

Ink

Somewhere in Kensington, heading to the Brompton Cemetery once again.
3 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Dec 07, 2008
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Sailing Through Dark Clouds

Bedroom window + long lens.
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Nuit Fatale

My personal favorite.
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Birds of a Feather

2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Nov 16, 2008

Painted Eyes

Mannequins and window displays.
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Leafy Avenue

Also Brompton Cemetery.
2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Nov 13, 2008

Fancier than Most

More from my previous trip to the Brompton Cemetery.
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Scarlet Lark Nov 10, 2008
Happy Halloween!pic
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Footpaths of Wheathampstead

(Officially my first UK photo in this category...) I've only edited about a dozen or the photos from the day in my aforementioned post, this one…
Dear Prudencepic

Dear Prudence

Today I went for a walk along many of the footpaths that surround Wheathampstead, and for the first time since arriving in the UK, I…
Collar Uppic

Collar Up

From a mini-photoshoot with Kim at the lakehouse a year ago.
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Scarlet Lark Oct 10, 2008

Kensington Palace 2008 Chanelling 1908

(Also from last spring.)
2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Oct 06, 2008
TomorrowYesterdaypic

Tomorrow/Yesterday

My flight leaves at noon... and 16 hours after that, I'll be in London. It all begins now.

A Valley Girl Abroad

I've created a new UK-themed blog. Updates WILL be regular!!!
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Scarlet Lark Sep 18, 2008

London or Glasgow?

Which city should I live in for the next six months? (Please list at least three reasons below...)
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Scarlet Lark Sep 11, 2008
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Puppies of Summer

Angel & Major after playing in the lake (Lake Isabella), pleased as pie.
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Ruthless and Hungry

Every now and then, we find the "exploded" remains of a dove in the front yard... bits of bloody feathers all over the place. But…
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Scarlet Lark Aug 17, 2008

Chim Chim Cher-ee

One last London sunset before we went home.
2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Jul 12, 2008

Geometry

2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Jul 07, 2008

How many lumps?

We had the most grand order on the menu at The Orangery in Kensington Palace; champagne, sandwiches, and desserts with our tea. The flavors were…
2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Jul 05, 2008

Tuba

2 new pics
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Got a light?

2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Jun 30, 2008

Trooping of the Colours

I've never seen so many furry hats altogether in my life!
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Scarlet Lark Jun 28, 2008

Mall Lighting

After visiting Germany for a few days, we went back to London for another couple days. I took quite a lot of pictures of street lights…
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Scarlet Lark Jun 26, 2008

Bull Statue

There's a Starbucks below that bull.
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Scarlet Lark Jun 24, 2008

Dürer's Studio

Yet another vantage from Dürer's house, this time in his studio. They even had an artist there to demonstrate Dürer's process of printing engravings!
2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Jun 22, 2008

London Calling! And Germany, too.

Scarlet's weeklong foray into London, Nuremberg, Munich and London again! (May 23 to June 1, 2008)
3 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Jun 20, 2008

I touched the wishing ring!

As the story goes, the metal worker's apprentice slipped in a single perfect, seamless gold ring into the fountain, unknown to his master. If you…
3 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Jun 17, 2008

Pink and Picadilly

And the odd thing is, it's not the first time I saw a pink limo in London.
3 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Jun 15, 2008

The Eye at Night

2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Jun 13, 2008

London Calling! And Germany, too.

Scarlet's weeklong foray into London, Nuremberg, Munich and London again! (May 23 to June 1, 2008)
2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Jun 10, 2008
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Mumsy Dearest

A quick pic of my mom after buying a new parasol at the Renaissance Faire on Sunday. Doesn't she look cute?
The Vaguest Ideapic

The Vaguest Idea

Finals are over, graduation is next week... so now what?

Garden Trist (3)

2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark May 14, 2008

Iliana

2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark May 10, 2008
Matcha Teavid

Matcha Tea

My own little how-to video on matcha tea, put together for a blog entry in Scene Magazine. http://csunscene.typepad.com/scene/2008/05/elephants-in-th.html
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Scarlet Lark May 07, 2008

Divide

(From the same series as the previous image.)
2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark May 07, 2008
Blueprint of an Organic Spaceshippic

Blueprint of an Organic Spaceship

Or however else you want to interpret it. I drew this while at the lake house last time; I added some parchment and modified the…
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Scarlet Lark Apr 30, 2008

London or Nuremberg?

For weeks now, my dad's been teasing me about his trip to Germany... He's going on "business", but during the whole week he's planned on…
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Scarlet Lark Apr 27, 2008

Final Approach

A burned page left at the site of a plane crash. Few things were left when I got there... mainly a few shreds of fiberglass…
2 new pics
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Scarlet Lark Apr 27, 2008
The Scowling Strawberrypic

The Scowling Strawberry

I found a strawberry with a nose! So naturally the next step was to cure it of its blindness and transplant an eye. Sadly, it's going…
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Scarlet Lark Apr 22, 2008

Model Mayhem

I've been using Model Mayhem to network with models, wardrobe stylists, makeup artists, etc. It's a useful site and there's a lot of talent to…
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Scarlet Lark Apr 19, 2008

My magazine!

Well, not just mine. This is the blog edition of Scene, my university's magazine, which I'm writing for this semester. There's going to be a…
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Scarlet Lark Mar 17, 2008

eBay experiment!

I've never listed anything on eBay before, but I thought it'd be funny to post something random and see what happens. Anyone want a double-bottled…
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Scarlet Lark Feb 20, 2008
Henri Cattier-Bresson, on the Charlie Rose showvid

Henri Cattier-Bresson, on the Charlie Rose show

It's long, but well worth watching. I just wish I could find a certain film I was fortunate to see a few years ago at the…
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Scarlet Lark Jan 02, 2008
Presents!!vid

Presents!!

A time-lapse video of Kim & I opening our presents today! Watch towards the end when Angel & Major (well, mostly Angel) destroy their new toys…
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Scarlet Lark Dec 25, 2007
Oingo Boingo - Little Girlsvid

Oingo Boingo - Little Girls

The creepiest music video I've ever seen. Gotta love Danny Elfman.
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Scarlet Lark Oct 31, 2007

My Brand Spankin' New Website!

It's been a long time in coming -- there was a long time spent in Photoshop, and I've had a few bugs to work out…
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  • Member Since: 2005-05-10
  • Relationship Status: Alons-y Alonzo!
  • Religion: Agnostic
  • Education: College Graduate

About Me:

I've been away...

*hello, again!*

It's been, what... a year? I haven't officially "quit," & I fully intend to keep posting at some point. It's just been a lot longer than I intended it to be. I'll continue posting at some point, honest!

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I'm still so flattered about the "Buzznet Originals" feature... thanks, guys!!

Interests:

etc., geocaching, photography, visiting crumbling old cemeteries, writing

Favorite Movies:

& Mrs, 1408, 50 First Dates, A Fish Called Wanda, Addams Family Values, Alice In Wonderland (both the Disney and the ABC version), Arsenic and Old Lace, Austin Powers (all 3), Big Fish, Bridget Jones' Diary, Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason, Caddyshack, Casper, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Chicago, Dirty Harry, Ever After, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Finding Nemo, Forrest Gump, Garden State, George of the Jungle, Groundhog Day, Harold and Maude, Harriet The Spy, Harry Potter, Hedwig and The Angry Inch, Hocus Pocus, Hook, Hot Fuzz, I Heart Huckabees, Independence Day, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, James Bond, Lemony Snicket's Series of Unfortunate Events, Lord of the Rings, Love Actually, Marie Antoinette, Matilda, Men In Black (both), Michael, Monty Python's The Holy Grail, Monty Python's The Life of Brian, Moulin Rouge, Mr, Muppet Treasure Island, Murder By Death, North by Northwest, Pirates of the Caribbean, Pride and Prejudice, Rat Race, Ratatouille, Scary Movie 3, Shaun of the Dead, Shrek (1 & 2), Singin' In The Rain, Sleepy Hollow, Smith, Stranger Than Fiction, The 'Burbs, The Blues Brothers (both), The Corpse Bride, The Curse of the Jade Scorpion, The Emperor's New Groove, The Englishman Who Went Up A Hill But Came Down A Mountain, The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy, The Holiday, The Hours, The Incredibles, The Invisible, The Ladykillers, The Life Acquatic, The Lion King 1/2, The Matrix, The Nightmare Before Christmas, The Others, The Pink Panther, The Princess Diaries, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, The Royal Tenenbaums, The Spongebob Squarepants Movie, The Stepford Wives, The Triplets of Belleville, The Waterboy, The Wizard of Oz, Toy Story, True Lies, W, Wayne's World, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Yellow Submarine, You've Got Mail, Zoolander, and the list goes on...

Favorite TV Shows:

Dexter, Doctor Who, Heroes, Monk, Mythbusters, Pushing Daisies, Torchwood, and lots and lots of cartoons.

Favorite Books:

A Series of Unfortunate Events, Alice In Wonderland, Bill Bryson's, Bridget Jones, Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, Flying Dutch, Great Expectations, Harry Potter, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Lost, Pride and Prejudice, Roald Dahl books, The Picture of Dorian Gray, Wicked, and of course, anything written by Mark Twain!, some Harry Potter fanfic, some manga