Between 2009 and 2012, I engaged in a Friday ritual of sushi, incorporating social media, photography, and drafting tidbits on the dining experience. “Friday sushi” became a chance to clear my mind by sitting in a relaxing environment, sipping some sake, and reflecting on what happened and what will come. Like my former ritual, this blog is a place for me to clear my mind of all the random bits that fill the void between my ears.

For those who are looking for hwaet.net, fear not. Hwaet.net has been folded into the pages of this site. Maintaining several different domains with overlapping foci just got to be a bit much, so I’ve coalesced things here. Welcome to the personal space for me, Chad J. Kainz.