Escapes

We live, as they say, in interesting times. We're all trapped at the moment, either in our homes or at work or both. Right now seems like a good time to meditate on escape, and what that might mean. I think most of us spend at least some time thinking about escape, wherever we en…

Comments!

After some configuration and a whole lot of help from Travis Downs at Performance Matters, I've set up Staticman comments for this blog! This means that all comments are handled by my own personal little cloud app running on Heroku, interacting with html and Liquid code stored on…

Discontents

If you haven't figured it out already, this blog is not intended to be a project where I'm afraid to say something simply because someone else may have said it better elsewhere. I think that mindset, which I've operated in too often, is a huge barrier to actually thinking creativ…

Terminally Enthused

I get into cycles. I'll discover a great new productivity tool, then abandon it, then rediscover it months later and try to integrate it with everything, wash, rinse, repeat. This is maybe to be expected, given my clinically short attention span and fascination with the shiny and…

Missing Persons

[Edit 11/23/21: This post was much more relevant when I hosted my page on Github Pages with Jekyll, as opposed to Neocities with Zola.] I've been thinking more about what I want this blog to be for me and others, and I've been thinking even more about why Github Pages is set up t…