Star Wars, The Internet, and Me

Learning to be a citizen of the internet. Or, why I'll be mad if you spoil The Last Jedi.

December 14, 2017Filed under blog#friendship#star wars#the internetMarkdown source

A Little Status Update

How my experiment in early-morning writing is going, three days in.

December 13, 2017Filed under blog#productivity#writingMarkdown source

Knowing Your Rhythms

Or: why I'm marking out all the time before 7am as mine.

December 11, 2017Filed under blog#productivityMarkdown source

Why Do I Need A Research Tool?

Follow-up on this morning's request.

December 10, 2017Filed under blog#writingMarkdown source

How Do You Manage Your Research Notes?

December 10, 2017Filed under blog#writingMarkdown source

The Value of Silence

Less noise, more thinking carefully and clearly (I hope).

November 26, 2017Filed under Blog#social media#writingMarkdown source

Thinking, Fast and Slow: A Review

Learning how we think can be a powerful tool for thinking better.

July 11, 2017Filed under Blog#book-reviews#booksMarkdown source

A Book List!

Because I want to tell you everything I'm reading!

July 08, 2017Filed under blog#reading#writingMarkdown source

Log All the Things!

Or: sometimes it’s nice to know what I did this week.

July 07, 2017Filed under blog#pomodoro#productivityMarkdown source

On Decompression

A (brief) meditation on rest—and reading lists.

June 10, 2017Filed under blog#reading#rest#writingMarkdown source

Corraling My Coffee Habit

Overthinking it? Maybe. But that should surprise no one!

February 23, 2017Filed under blog#coffee#financesMarkdown source

Where Do I File This?

Information architecture is hard.

February 19, 2017Filed under blog#writingMarkdown source

2016 in Review, Part 6 of 6

Plans for 2017!

January 01, 2017Filed under Blog#2016-in-review#family#fitness#podcasting#productivity#software development#writingMarkdown source

2016 in Review, Part 5 of 6

Getting things done in 2016 and beyond.

December 31, 2016Filed under Blog#2016-in-review#family#fitness#podcasting#productivity#software development#writingMarkdown source

2016 in Review, Part 4 of 6

Writing software for Olo and for open source.

December 30, 2016Filed under Blog#2016-in-review#family#fitness#podcasting#productivity#software development#writingMarkdown source

2016 in Review, Part 3 of 6

Podcasting: Winning Slowly, New Rustacean, and more!

December 29, 2016Filed under Blog#2016-in-review#family#fitness#podcasting#productivity#software development#writingMarkdown source

2016 in Review, Part 2 of 6

So. many. words. I had no idea how many words.

December 28, 2016Filed under Blog#2016-in-review#family#fitness#podcasting#productivity#software development#writingMarkdown source

2016 in Review, Part 1 of 6

Running headfirst into a wall of pneumonia.

December 27, 2016Filed under Blog#2016-in-review#family#fitness#podcasting#productivity#software development#writingMarkdown source

2016 in Review, Introduction

Or: a ridiculous year summarized!

December 27, 2016Filed under Blog#2016-in-review#family#fitness#podcasting#productivity#software development#writingMarkdown source

A New Schedule

Trying to make better use of my time toward my goals.

July 16, 2016 (updated July 18, 2016)Filed under blog#productivityMarkdown source
May 31, 2016Filed under blog#history#quotesMarkdown source

One of the reasons we do history… is because it acts as a brake… on our otherwise unbridled enthusiasm for our own ideas.

—N.T. Wright, Paul and the Faithfulness of God, Parts I & II, p. 54

Run With Me!

A new (micro-)podcast (yes, I know I'm crazy)

April 11, 2016Filed under blog#design#fitness#podcastingMarkdown source

Trust, Fame, and Deceit

On manipulative "anti-sexism," public faces, and social media.

January 10, 2016Filed under blogMarkdown source

Thoughts on 2015 (and 2016)

December 26, 2015Filed under blog#family#podcasting#rustMarkdown source

How I Became a (Relatively) Quick Runner

Or: Heart Rate Monitors are the Best. Seriously.

November 22, 2015Filed under blog#fitnessMarkdown source

How I Became a Runner

Or: That Time I Got Mono and Couldn't Play Ultimate Anymore

October 12, 2015Filed under blog#fitnessMarkdown source
August 13, 2015Filed under blog#quotesMarkdown source

Yes.

In my dream of dreams, Trump actually runs third party, which emboldens Bernie Sanders (should he not get the nom–whoa, Sanders vs. Trump would be the greatest political race OF ALL TIME) to also run third-party, since all of them have viable “cores,” and we get a four-party race that spawns four actual parties and American politics is freed from its bipartisan lock and a bald eagle screams across the sky while Stephen Colbert tears his shirt and flexes his muscles and fireworks explode in the shape of America over his head.

—A friend

Faithfulness

Different seasons, different responsibilities.

June 18, 2015Filed under blog#family#writingMarkdown source

These Are My People

May 17, 2015Filed under blog#joy#software developmentMarkdown source

Snow Days and Friends Moving

March 14, 2015Filed under blog#ellie#family#jaimie#kateMarkdown source

Small Caps and Margins

Yes, typography does matter.

March 13, 2015Filed under blogMarkdown source

The State of Our Family in Early 2015

February 10, 2015Filed under blog#ellie#family#jaimie#kateMarkdown source

The Joy of Good Tools

Or: How deciding to pay for GitHub made me think about delight.

January 09, 2015Filed under blog#design#joy#software developmentMarkdown source

Public-ish Plans

A few goals for 2015

January 02, 2015Filed under blog#listiclesMarkdown source

Boosting My Productivity

December 18, 2014Filed under blogMarkdown source

Whiplash

July 14, 2014Filed under blog#family#kateMarkdown source

A Few Theses on Blogging

(Twelve, to be precise.)

July 09, 2014Filed under blog#listiclesMarkdown source

Three Month Cycles.

Or Something Thereabouts

May 27, 2014Filed under blogMarkdown source

The Long Race

May 24, 2014Filed under blog#family#fitness#software developmentMarkdown source

Spinning!

March 20, 2014Filed under blog#ellie#familyMarkdown source

On Days Off

February 23, 2014Filed under blogMarkdown source

Hey, Look—A Podcast!

January 28, 2014Filed under blog#podcastingMarkdown source

A Note to RSS Subscribers

January 05, 2014Filed under blogMarkdown source