When I was younger, I thought different languages were just different lexicons that you could interchangeably slap concepts into. But of course, different languages of the world have such vastly different grammars and ways of describing the world that I always get my mind blown when I learn about a…

a.k.a. a letter to my past self & the resources I wish I had earlier

I’ve been practicing various forms of mindfulness for a while. But after many years of thinking I wasn’t “good” at meditation because I was bad at clearing my restless mind, I finally started trying different approaches in earnest several months ago, and it’s been incredibly helpful for self-regulation and self-awareness.

So you’ve always wanted to become a devotee of the artisanal bread arts. Now that we’re all stuck inside, you’re ready to seize the day. Maybe you don’t actually want to do more than 20 minutes of work, maybe you want fresh bread but don’t have super strong bread opinions…

A work-in-progress primer to decluttering one’s digital life and minimizing the constant entropic battle against the mighty modern tides of non-consensual marketing clutter.

It can be trickier to tidy in the digital world than the physical world because it is so much easier for junk to get into your digital…

Have you ever come into possession of a really awesome piece of clothing that you love absolutely everything about except for the color? This happened to me recently, so I decided to overdye it. Here’s a roundup of all the Internet “Research”™ I aggregated in the process of seeing how…

rhetoricize

autotelic polymath with an overwhelming compulsion to reverse engineer things I’ve never tried before

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