Rants

  • The Question

    The Question

    This is not one of those posts where I pretend to have an answer. Today, dear reader, I come to you with a question. Possibly one of the oldest questions […]

  • How Do You Do It?

    How Do You Do It?

    Over the past week, I was the lead organizer for WordCamp Minneapolis, where I gave three original workshop talks as part of our first ever Foundation Friday, and was in charge […]

  • Friendship is Magic Complicated

    Friendship is Magic Complicated

    As we struggle to find meaningful connections in a world where technology, society, and our own human nature work against us, I suggest that we embrace our imperfections and try to form relationships anyway.

  • Designers & Developers: You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling

    Designers & Developers: You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling

    You never close your eyes anymore when your project ships, and there’s no tenderness in the code at your fingertips. In which love advice from the ancient Greeks enables us to pursue successful long-term relationships with our careers.

  • An Overachiever’s Guide To Laziness (And Vice Versa)

    An Overachiever’s Guide To Laziness (And Vice Versa)

    Struggling to deal with wanting to do everything when you don’t want to do anything. Or, how I learned to stop worrying and love worrying. Best for taking naps while you feel guilty about napping.

  • On Bathroom UX

    On Bathroom UX

    I travel a lot within the US. By car, by bus, by plane, by foot. And because of this, I’ve become somewhat of a seasoned user of American public restrooms. […]

  • Creativity and the Digital Divide

    Creativity and the Digital Divide

    This past June, I had the opportunity to attend the HOW Design Conference, which is one of the few times I get out of my WordPress bubble and hang out […]

  • On The Division Of Labor

    On The Division Of Labor

    I used Git for the first time last night, to push some meeting notes from the 3themes project up to our shared repository on GitHub. Despite using a GUI called […]