• Name Mills BakerLocation San FranciscoFirst Post November 2007

Mills’ writing inspires many adjectives — intelligent, insightful, and beautiful among them — but one quickly gets the feeling that, rather than compliments, his true reward is in helping readers notice something amusing about the world that they didn’t see before. Born in New Orleans, he attended Bard College and Louisiana State University. Mills recently moved to San Francisco, which he described “as though New Orleans and New York were smashed together and then placed just so in a beautiful expanse of nature.” He writes about what it’s like to be human — love, art, culture, mental illness, philosophy, and memory, among other topics. He has two awesome dogs named Bayou and Five and a girlfriend he met on Tumblr.

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      Name Mills Baker
      Location San Francisco
      First Post November 2007

      Mills’ writing inspires many adjectives — intelligent, insightful, and beautiful among them — but one quickly gets the feeling that, rather than compliments, his true reward is in helping readers notice something amusing about the world that they didn’t see before. Born in New Orleans, he attended Bard College and Louisiana State University. Mills recently moved to San Francisco, which he described “as though New Orleans and New York were smashed together and then placed just so in a beautiful expanse of nature.” He writes about what it’s like to be human — love, art, culture, mental illness, philosophy, and memory, among other topics. He has two awesome dogs named Bayou and Five and a girlfriend he met on Tumblr.

      Also check out…

      Wild! Art
      This former CEO left a career in the technology sector to spend 10 weeks traveling through Southern Africa, taking incredible photographs of over 100 species.

      Foodspotting: Spotted
      The official blog of Foodspotting, a visual guide to finding and sharing food recommendations.

      The Hood Internet
      This Chicago-based duo mashes up indie, pop, rap, and R&B into sweet-ass mixtapes which both sound quite nice and also don’t pollute the environment.

      See you next Tuesday!