Posts by Year

2020

Pumpkin Carving

We had a blast carving some pumpkins this year with our housemates and fall weather

riverrock

A beautiful and moving poem by Arthur B. Sacks about his beloved mentor, expressed in a creative video

The Apps I Use

From taking notes, automating my computer, to publishing my website, here is a list of some of my favorite apps and services

Emily and Melee

Emily and Melee were sleeping in, and I had to capture the adorableness

This is Enough

We are by now painfully familiar with how social media coerces us to paint a smiley face all over our lives.

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2019

Shut Up EP

I have released a new album of cover songs featuring Sufjan Stevens, Purity Ring, The Verve, a golden oldie, and a Disney classic

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2018

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2017

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2016

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 interactions as a people.

Give Us Your Data

This social contract is rampant in technology: give us your data so we can give you goodies

Inherited Books

Some of the books I inherited from dad’s library.

True Love Waits

A heartbreaking song from Radiohead’s latest album

Lost in the Cosmos

We live in a deranged age. So, let’s hash everything out in a semi-private discussion community

Pixel Portraits

Limitations can be really motivating sometimes.

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2015

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2014

The Zero Theorem

In Terry Gilliam’s latest film, an eccentric computer programmer named Qohen Leth is waiting for a phone call that will give his life meaning.

You People Did This

Larger phones are harder to use one-handed, but they are more useful for some other things.

What Sticks With You

From your childhood, there’s the stuff that still holds up, and then there’s everything else

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2013

To The Wonder

Reclusive writer-director Terrence Malick gives us a film that does not seem concerned with explaining itself

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2012

Cloud Atlas

It’s quite the sprawling intertextual panoply!

Crafting Systems Suck

Almost invariably when a game includes a crafting system it ends up being one of the least enjoyable parts of the game.

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2011

Joy Division

A friend gave me a Joy Division mixtape to alleviate a gaping hole in my musical education

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