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A work-in-progress attempt at changing the terms of my relationship with Twitter. Thoughts are also works-in-progress. Subscribe to the feed.

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  • To the universe, a kiss is nothing, to me, a brief moment of your time is everything.


  • In the vast indifference of this universe, the existence of all my ancestors, all of me, and all of my descents is a fraction of a small second. And in my smallness I get to witness all the beauty and rage that is humanity, I get to live in it, with it.


  • How fleeting are all human passions compared with the massive continuity of ducks. –Dorothy L. Sayers, Gaudy Nights (1935)


  • Don’t work harder or smarter, work less. Build systems which allow people to to work less.


  • Don’t use legality as a guide to morality: Slavery was legal.


  • You learn from the part of the story you focus on. –Hannah Gadsby


  • Nothing happens next. This is it.


  • Testing Notes to Twitter integration.


  • Is it possible to dismantle a system while operating within its parameters? Can I?


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