The Unplugging Bug

A disproportionate number of conversations in our home start like this: Me: “Honey, I heard the most amazing TED talk today!” (or podcast, audio book, interview, etc.) My Honey: “Oh. Really?” as he subtly backs away, looking for an escape route from the onslaught of unrelated but fascinating facts, stories,[Read more]

Be terrible at something.

Once upon a time, in an art class far, far, away, I was asked to draw an apple. As realistically as possible. Instead, I drew a poop floating in a toilet. A modern post-apple, you could say. My professors took it in stride. “Fancying yourself a conceptualist, eh?” they wise-cracked.[Read more]