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January 18, 2022

Winter Robots

Ohio. Clear skies with highs in the mid-thirties, sunset at 5:34pm, and it finally snowed the other night.

January 11, 2022

Rewind

Ohio. Another frigid and atmospherically pointless day without any snow. My brand new cassette tape arrived.

January 9, 2022

17 Minutes Remaining

Ohio. The grey skies of January continue, the moon is in its first quarter, and I bought a tiny telephone.

January 3, 2022

Post-Internet

Writing about online living feels tacky for some reason, even though it might be the only thing we have left in common.

January 2, 2022

Broken Scales

Ohio. Sunset: 5:19pm. While I wasn’t paying attention, my life became gamified into metrics and streaks.

December 28, 2021

Holiday Drift

Ohio. Sunset: 5:14pm. These blurry days between Christmas and New Year’s Eve stand outside of time.

October 4, 2021

Hardcode

Sunset: 6:32pm. Moon: Waning crescent. A damp Monday with dull grey air and internet outages.

August 22, 2021

A Tired Age

As I write this, a hurricane is approaching the eastern seaboard, which captures the general mood for the past eighteen months: the waiting-and-seeing.

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.