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Listener. Serendipitist. Pamphleteer. Wayfinding between internal & external worlds.
Jul 19, 2023 18 tweets 4 min read
I want to write a thread about how I feel about social media right now, about how I think it is dying, about how it is failing me personally and professionally, about how much sadness I feel about this. I want to write about the problems this is causing me professionally... Image ... because our presence on here, and whether or not our posts are seen and whether or not we can find and connect with each other, are now so mediated by algorithms that I feel like I am screaming into a void every day. I can no longer promote at scale. This is...
Dec 29, 2018 27 tweets 12 min read
What are you reading over the holidays? I'm reading 'A Man of Misconceptions: the Life of an Eccentric in an Age of Change' by John Glassie. The eccentric being Athanasius Kircher, 17th century priest and scientist. Did you know that the book Galileo published his telescopic observations in was called 'Starry Messenger'?