Half the Sky

May 23, 2012 | 2 Comments

Earlier this year, I wrote about my return to audiobooks, listening to them for the 20-30 minutes I usually spend in my car each driving between here and there. It certainly makes time spent in the car feel like time well spent, though it can be exhausting. A few months ago, I arrived at my favorite coffee shop at the start of the day already worn and haggard from listening to descriptions of repeated shark attacks on the open sea in Unbroken.… Read more

The Evolution of a Digital Hoarder

May 22, 2012 | 5 Comments

I’m a hoarder of bits, a collector of info, an accumulator of concepts. I have no shame about this, and it certainly isn’t a secret if you’ve followed along here for any period of time. I launched this blog with a series called Capture Everything, and I’m still at it.… Read more

Paperless: A MacSparky Field Guide

May 10, 2012 | 1 Comment

PaperlessYesterday, my friend David Sparks, aka MacSparky, published Paperless (iTunes link). This is the first in a series of MacSparky Field Guides. As prolific as David is in churning out the words, I imagine we will see quite a few of them.

There are so many things I like about this.… Read more

Going Indy: An Intro

May 8, 2012 | 2 Comments

If you are reading these words, and you are not me, then it would appear that I have emerged from the darkened stupor that has filled this blog, or failed to fill this blog, for the last three months.


For almost four years now, I’ve worked as an independent web designer and developer alongside my part-time role as pastor of a start-up church in Austin.… Read more

Reading List: April 2012

May 1, 2012 | 1 Comment

Once again, posting these books in the order of value to me in terms of ongoing thinking and reflection.

Looks like a more productive month of reading than it felt like. A few of these books I had been chipping away at for quite some time, and I think I had more car time this month, because three of these were audiobooks.… Read more