Never Mind the Gatekeepers

Never Mind the Gatekeepers

The maple by our driveway must have gotten the memo yesterday that it was the first day of fall. None of the other trees seem to be on board, but I watched from the kitchen as 5 or 6 taffy yellow maple leaves spun leisurely towards the ground. Maybe none of the other...
Thank You For Liking

Thank You For Liking

Pretty sure everyone is talking about the Facebook FIles series on WSJ. And of course, by everyone I mean everyone I’ve paid attention to who is reading it and who happens to have an above average interest in the trials and terrors of social media companies, You know,...
The Internet of Shiny Things

The Internet of Shiny Things

Tucked in a back corner of my closet, nestled in its box, is a ring. It’s dusty, neglected. I wish I could put it to good use but I don’t quite have the skills. I’m holding out that maybe I’ll figure it out some day and be able to hack it....
Use Your Words

Use Your Words

For a while I got far too spoiled (aka lazy) using visual communication. Easy for a lover of both the written form and photo and video mediums. When emoji, gifs, and photos say a thousand words, and the ease of sending them is 2-fold…your old friend the written...
One Less App

One Less App

You are remarkably capable of impacting the culture around you. This is something often overlooked. You look at your surroundings and think, “this impacts me, this is how the world works”, while neglecting to notice how much you impact your surroundings...