technology

August 29, 2020

Channel

To erase the “I” and stand outside of time, writing like a ghost.

August 1, 2020

Max

“You’re looking at the future: people translated as data.” This line from Max Headroom certainly holds up thirty-five years later.

July 19, 2020

Echo

Tonight I’m craving the kerchunk of a rewind button and the ritual of scotch-taping the edge of a cassette

July 15, 2020

Spear

And what is my intuition telling me? My first thought is to turn down the volume on the world so I can hear.

June 23, 2020

Routine

For years I would reach for my telephone the moment I woke up, groping for it with a junkie sense of need.

June 14, 2020

Need

Sometimes my mind lands on a jittery thought: screens have become our reality and the physical world simply exists to serve their needs.

June 13, 2020

Texture

This morning I came across a stray photograph from my mother’s things, and something about it looks like a scene from a dream.

June 3, 2020

Alert

The silence was stunning. It had presence and weight that nearly muted the birds and the steady beat of three choppers in the sky.

April 22, 2020

Flowers

There should be a clinical term for the sensation of wanting to look at my phone while looking at my phone.

March 20, 2020

Artificial

There’s a blush of dopamine, an uncoiling of the nerves. The smudged memory of doing arts and crafts in a classroom while a storm beats against the windows.

February 15, 2020

Blue

Why are so many visions of the future cast in cool tones? Blues and greys, whites and silvers.