Gnashing, a blog about stuff — cultural, personal, important and frivolous. Lots about wanderlust, books, dogs and memories. Much about travel, writing and social observations. Hopefully entertaining, a little insightful, forever random and rambling.

My name is Chris. That’s me on the left.


How do you do it? How do you span the nothingness? Through love, through music, through art, through the sharing of food, fucking and experiences.”  

— Matthew Klam

“To hell with happiness. More important was excitement and power and the hot stir of lust. Those made you forget. They made happiness a pink marshmallow.” 

— Dorothy B. Hughes

“Drink. Travel. Books. I went broke. But I had a hell of a time.”