April 2024

The City We Forgot To Name

Substack Lock-In

March 2024

Borderline Savings Time

Sharing Is Caring

Oh Spotify, All Is Forgiven

We’re Big Pants People Again

The Value of Asceticism

February 2024

Warrior Savior

Community Versus The Individual

What We Do Now



Parallel Play

More Dragons

Compelled Speech

Dunk or Be Dunked

Blessings Unbound

Your Own Library Cards

The Matter At Hand

The New Aggregators

Blame Me

January 2024

Maybe You Do Need Content Moderation


Iowa, You’ve Got So Much To Answer For

Shrinking Podcast Numbers

Pitchfork Scales Back

The Darkness of AI

Year of the Dragon

Going After Spotify

It’s Not The Economy

Sacred Time

Connection vs. Isolation

December 2023


All Over By Xmas


Hotline TNT - Protocol

Nevermind The Mainstream

The Gospel In Suburbia

November 2023

Staying Put

The Great Wave

The Death of Physical Media

Dark Patterns

Pardon The Intrusion

Too Close To Real

Suburban Solutions

Ubiquitous Therapy

The AI Poison Pill

State Of The Social

Thinking Orthodox

October 2023

Slow To Speak

A New Listening Experience

Bury Your Credit Card

Disappointment and Modernity

The Exercise of Humility

Sonic Economics

Karaoke Night

Doomsday Blockbusters

September 2023

Matter Podcasts Integration

Bandcamp Divestiture

Ban This

No War For Heavy Metal (Outcore)

Time To Make The Donuts

May They Persevere

Echelon Your Dreams And They’ll Come True

Useful Constraints

Natural Ones

Link Rot

August 2023

No Country for Rich Men North of Richmond

Cinema vs. Church

Listening Party

Proprietary Media

Toys of Promise

Bluesky Blue

July 2023

🎵 Brave Men Run

Minimalism At Home

Vonal Declosion

In Decay Too

June 2023

Near-Death Experiences

Age of Enlightenment

Keep It To Yourself

The Heavenly Option

family polaroid

Unravel Two

🎵 New Beginning

🎵 Romantic Piano

May 2023

Road To Knowhere

Doctrine of the Mean

The Prescience of Seinfeld

That’s So Meta

Tangled in Semantics

The Legend of Zelda Gets An Update

Andor Season 2 in Jeopardy


A Christian Socialism

Getting People On Mastodon

I’m Still Uncomfortable With Amazon

A Soft Revolution In Social Media

April 2023

Bedroom Velocity

Opposites Attract

Read More

Choosing Defaults

I Don’t Wanna Be Too Cool

Keep Them Out

Rise Above

Fine-Tuning Your Blog

Parasocial Fans

NPR Signs Off Twitter

Rock Can’t Last Forever

QA Attitude

Real Life


Here’s To Shutting Up

March 2023

Prayer Shaming

Flux Observer

Picking Up Reading

Tumbling Downhill

Soarin’ Kierkegaard (At Long Last)

Metaphysical Graffiti

Under A Weighted Blanket

The Process of Debranding


My Cousin, My Friend

The Sweetest Setup

Erasing Plastic

February 2023

Socializing the Apolitical

Therapy-Speak Without the Lessons Of Therapy

Ring of Past

American Shoegaze

January 2023

Marlboro Man

The Skatepark In Palestine

All In Focus

Not My Twitter

All The Way Back

Last Known Good

Rock and Roll As Youth Culture

Coming Up Short

The Power of Ceremony

Backwards Hallelujah

Parenting With Music

The Best Words I Wrote In 2022

Being Wrong in 2023

December 2022

A Defense of Video Games

No Roof No Floor

Bullet Journaling in 2023

Is Live Music Dying?

Riding the Mastodon

Inner World Peace

The Inessentials of 2022

Christmas Eve Revelation


Pierce The Veil Where It’s Thinnest

News Blues

It’s Christmas Now

Just Browsing

Dark Mode

Is Mastodon Really The Spiritual Successor To Twitter?

Rooted In Place

Living Together

Junca De Sol Andromeda

It's a Different Libby

November 2022

Community in Technology

Rage Against

When You Sleep

This Time, I’m Out

Predicted Collapse

You’re Killing Me

Star Wars: An Epic Poem

The Creator Of Mastodon Is Running On Fumes

Ignoring The Big Fish In The Room

The Ghost of Jehovah

It’s Been A Privilege

The Twitter Snap

October 2022

Everything Is Awesome

I Quickly Eat My Words

Text Manipulation

Many People Are Saying…

The Spawn of The Daily Show

🎵 Matthew 7:7

The Jedi Monastics

Woodstock ’99

Comics Con

Personal Blogging Has Moved To YouTube

I Would Die 4 You

The Future Is An Insult

Sophists and Frost Giants

Social Networks For Kids

September 2022

Billie Toppy

Blogging As Self-Care

Andor Depicts War Amongst The Stars

The Graying Of The Fun Crowd

True Mathematics

Snickers Skate

Freestyle Fever

Found Guilty and Sentenced to Use a Dell Monitor

Culture Wars Come To Middle Earth

Giving Up The Ghost

Markdown Language Server In VS Code

Pat's Trick

Obsidian Dragonglass

Amor Fati

Institutions Absorb Anxiety

Skateboard Hooligans

Typing As Music

🎵 Cannonball

August 2022

Where It Comes From

Minimal Mac

Engaging Your Readers

The Radiant Citadel


Hyper-capitalism vs. the World


July 2022

Browser Choice on Mobile

June 2022

🎵 The Finest Hour - Polvo

May 2022

Orthodox Christianity, The Far Right and the Green-Eyed Christ

Less Is More

March 2022

The Twitter Corps

The Upside Down

February 2022

Yndling “Like Love Is Real”

The Gift Of Presence

The Rise and Fall of Tumblr

January 2022

The Political Lawyer

Thich Nhat Hahn

Tatooine Under New Management

Repairing the Cracks (kintsugi style)

December 2021

Spectres "Northern Towns"

Hazel English "Nine Stories"

Photography Needs to be Fun

Asymmetric Possibilies

Work Drugs "Nervous Night"

Hub and Spoke

November 2021

Bathe Alone "Limbo"

Inoculation Station

Capture + Find (+ Publish)

Star Wars Wallpapers

A Tweet As A Writing Prompt

Weezer "Take On Me"

Everyday Radicalism

MUNYA "Voyage"

Hammock - Elsewhere

Colatura "The Met"

October 2021

Social Media Sabbatical

Common Sense Violence

Wild Nothing "A Dancing Shell"

TCD (Total Cost of Dishonesty)

Sea Green Serenade

Curators Gain A New Power

Rick Astley and the Blossoms "Well I Wonder"

You Are Not Your Own

It’s Hard To Beat Amazon

The Great Pitchfork Apology

Jenn Champion “Love Nobody”

MUNYA Voyage to Mars

What Is The Matter?

I Made This On A Mac

Frigid Stars

The Night the Darkness Revolted

Yumi Zouma "In Camera"

Ted Lasso, Season 2 (is making me blue)

Plain and Simple, Stars for Eyes

She & Him "Holiday"

Brothertiger "Arizona"

September 2021

The Resemblance is Uncanny

Gimmie Indie Rock

Failure to Thrive

Worshipping 2021-09-26

Metallica Morning

Hatchie "This Enchanted"

Black Marble "Somewhere"

Personal Knowledge Management

Greg's Guitar Lessons "Start Without Me"

Duett - Leisure

Facebook Deplatforming

The Ongoing Amazon Debate

Duchamp Goes To Afghanistan

When Is Enough?

Colatura "King Kalm"

Maybe All I Need Is A Shot In The Arm

Tough Love

August 2021

The YouTube Generation

Ethical Consumerism and the Amazon Dilemma

July 2021

Collecting Vinyl During A Pandemic

June 2021

Music As Teenage Cultural Capital

Hallucinagenic Antidepressants

Star Wars Plot Holes

May 2021

Grayscale Phone

Prayers Over Facebook

Spotify Versus the Ages

April 2021

A Way To Buy Nothing

Keeping Your Composure

Female Leads

Nandi Bushell "Where Is My Mind"

March 2021

Time To Edit

Medium Level Chaos

Beyond the Beyond

February 2021

Catholic Black Metal

Memento Mori

Mozilla Has All The Cookies

Link Blogging

Batman '89

Fear and Loathing In These United States

Romeo and Juliet

Bandcamp Versus Spotify

January 2021

A Temple Made of Air

The Luddite Versus The Technologist

These Important Years

Dying to Self

Transforming Disgust

A Fresh Coat of Paint

Inside the Gallery

The Noise That I Loved Best

Iconography 2021

December 2020

Encase My Heart In Amber (or at least plastic)

August 2018

Media Scarcity in a Time of Entertainment Abundance

April 2018

We Rented The Night Sky

Doctrine and Grace

February 2018

A Continuing Odyssey

December 2017

Gender is Not a Genre

Looking Abroad For Inspiration and Not Trusting Rich People

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