Daily Download #2

I’m nervous. Why am I nervous? Youa re nervous because you keep thinking of your audience. Audience matters when you are constructing a message within the context of this world. But when you are taking dictation, the audience is a more minor concern. The Medium...
So turns out, I’m really just a blogger

So turns out, I’m really just a blogger

Okay, I get it. Online writing has migrated to “platforms” and then then the platforms have migrated to even more platforms, and Twitter has remained its glorious self throughout it all, and the art of blogging died an ignominious death one sad night in...

What it’s like to have a post go viral

  When Lolly and I had our coming out post in 2012 go viral, we were completely bushwhacked by it. It was such a shock, watching that thing spread and spread. It was terrifying and electric. There is nothing quite like it. It’s a gut-dropping feeling, and...
The New Phase

The New Phase

Hey, is anybody out there? *taps mic an annoying number of times* {crickets} Quick question: is blogging dead now? Yes? Cool. Well then, welcome to my WEBSITE where I publish personal essays about my LIFE right here on the WORLD WIDE WEB on this official WEBSITE that...