Process

Trade-in

For the past two years, I've taught an an opinion piece in my class, Sherry Turkle's The Flight From Conversation. I'm starting to move away from using it because it's the longest I've used an article continuously, yet I'm still surprised by how easily my students relate to it, finding it at once familiar and eye-opening.… Continue reading Trade-in

Product

Attempting Myth

The following passage opens a short story I'm working on called "It Has Always Burned." The working title suggests the central theme, which is the idea that every technology, even our very earliest one, results in unintended and often disastrous consequences, the illusion of control, and wrong-headed hubris. That we don't fully know the story about how… Continue reading Attempting Myth