The Blog

  1. The Best Songs of 2018, in Their Own Words

    Read lyrical excerpts from the best music I heard in 2018, and then listen to the playlist.

  2. Open social media: microblogging with Micro.blog

    Micro.blog recasts many of our now-familiar social media concepts in the spirit of open indieweb principles.

  3. A Moment of Appreciation for Kate Bush

    Despite efforts over time to constantly discover new music, there are artists whose work you completely miss.

  4. Let's Play Super Metroid

    I'm releasing a fully narrated playthrough of the Super Nintendo classic Super Metroid!

  5. Metroid: Samus Returns

    This past month, Nintendo released Metroid: Samus Returns for the 3DS, a remake of 1991's Metroid 2: Return of Samus ...

  6. Birdie Walk Cycle

  7. Riding The Mastodon

    What the hell is Mastodon? It's what social media should be: a decentralized open protocol.

  8. Politics and Empathy

    I believe that politics is a good word, even though we are tempted to believe it represents only the worst of our int...

  9. Going and Leaving

    They are not the same thing.