How to Write Automatically

How to Write Automatically

Lately I have been creatively typing more off the top of my head. It is a process known as automatic writing. The idea is that you write as fast as you can with as little intervening thought as possible. The goal is to not stop writing. The excellence here is in the...
Meditations on the Medium as the Message

Meditations on the Medium as the Message

The Internet is the most sophisticated communication medium to hit our species. It is probably the single most important human invention ever created when rated in its transformative capabilities. Its full dawning could not have been imagined even by the 1960s media...
An Essay on Personal Alchemy

An Essay on Personal Alchemy

A very narrow scope indeed, the sunlight just beginning to seep through the cracks of awareness. At what point did one decide to get off the cave floor and throw down the shackles?  One had gazed at the shadows for so long, being aware of some inkling of wrongdoing,...
A Letter To The Internet

A Letter To The Internet

Dear Internet, I am glad to finally begin this correspondence with you. By the way, I think that the art of letter writing was a brilliant idea.  Funny how the simplest things are also the most elegant.  I have typed this letter to conserve space, use technological...