Hit and Miss

I publish a small weekly newsletter titled Hit and Miss. In it, I write about whatever I’ve been reading each week, usually with some tilt toward the interaction of technology and society. Check out the archive below—if it interests you, please consider subscribing.

  1. #133: Sims

    March 22nd, 2020

  2. #132: Now so fast, history so slow

    March 15th, 2020

  3. #131: Finding focus

    March 8th, 2020

  4. #130: 2x3 links (misc, archives) and a phrase

    March 1st, 2020

  5. #129: Spring, feelings, readings

    February 23rd, 2020

  6. #128: Family time

    February 16th, 2020

  7. #127: Collected links

    February 9th, 2020

  8. #126: Mining my messages

    February 2nd, 2020

  9. #125: Facilitating access

    January 26th, 2020

  10. #124: Snow slow

    January 19th, 2020

  11. #123: Retreat to the wholesome

    January 12th, 2020

  12. #122: Archives and walking and links

    January 5th, 2020

  13. #121: Engage!

    December 29th, 2019

  14. #120: This year’s books

    December 22nd, 2019

  15. #119: Top shelf (think books, not booze)

    December 15th, 2019

  16. #118: Thirty years later

    December 8th, 2019

  17. #117: Principles of parliamentary practice

    December 1st, 2019

  18. #116: Web links

    November 24th, 2019

  19. #115: P-p-p-policy!! (Or, what Lucas does at work)

    November 17th, 2019

  20. #114: A parliamentary (precinct) tour

    November 10th, 2019

  21. #113: Stories beyond the data

    November 3rd, 2019

  22. #112: Public service

    October 27th, 2019

  23. #111: Functions of a living situation

    October 20th, 2019

  24. #110: The sites I visit

    October 13th, 2019

  25. #109: The slump

    October 6th, 2019

  26. #108: Models for decision and action

    September 29th, 2019

  27. #107: A drop-in space

    September 22nd, 2019

  28. #106: Bookmark finds

    September 15th, 2019

  29. #105: Travelling in place

    September 8th, 2019

  30. #104: Through the eyes of another

    September 1st, 2019

  31. #103: Structure

    August 25th, 2019

  32. #102: A geography of intentional sound

    August 18th, 2019

  33. #101: Happy days

    August 11th, 2019

  34. #100: Living principles

    August 4th, 2019

  35. #99: Levels of critical digital work

    July 28th, 2019

  36. #98: Questions for learning

    July 21st, 2019

  37. #97: Digital government and civic tech

    July 14th, 2019

  38. #96: Opera

    July 7th, 2019

  39. #95: Let’s take a walk

    June 30th, 2019

  40. #94: Words and links

    June 23rd, 2019

  41. #93: Accessible public spaces

    June 16th, 2019

  42. #92: A working carrying capacity

    June 9th, 2019

  43. #91: Doors Open

    June 2nd, 2019

  44. #90: Walking toward a social summer

    May 26th, 2019

  45. #89: Three blobs of words

    May 19th, 2019

  46. #88: Grounding history

    May 12th, 2019

  47. #87: A day off

    May 5th, 2019

  48. #86: Look up

    April 28th, 2019

  49. #85: Valuing openness

    April 21st, 2019

  50. #84: Thinking frames

    April 14th, 2019

  51. #83: Boomer empowerment

    April 7th, 2019

  52. #82: Making time for music, for silence

    March 31st, 2019

  53. #81: A family day

    March 24th, 2019

  54. #80: Communicating depth

    March 17th, 2019

  55. #79: The signs

    March 10th, 2019

  56. #78: I, you, we (maybe?)

    March 3rd, 2019

  57. #77: Words I avoid

    February 24th, 2019

  58. #76: The 80s and links

    February 17th, 2019

  59. #75: Standing in place

    February 10th, 2019

  60. #74: When you want to get out and read

    February 3rd, 2019

  61. #73: The wholesome social network

    January 27th, 2019

  62. #72: Libraries, physical and digital, visible and invisible

    January 20th, 2019

  63. #71: Rockeuses, and leaders as facilitators

    January 13th, 2019

  64. #70: What we remember, and why

    January 6th, 2019

  65. #69: Returning home and time’s triptych

    December 30th, 2018

  66. #68: Reading (and writing) heals

    December 23rd, 2018

  67. #67: Speeches from the throne, thinking tools

    December 16th, 2018

  68. #66: Scattered

    December 9th, 2018

  69. #65: Working and rest

    December 2nd, 2018

  70. #64: No choice

    November 25th, 2018

  71. #63: Competing priorities at Laurel Creek Conservation Area

    November 18th, 2018

  72. #62: Blogroll

    November 11th, 2018

  73. #61: Thinky thinky

    November 4th, 2018

  74. #60: Thinking geographically

    October 28th, 2018

  75. #59: Three pairs of links

    October 21st, 2018

  76. #58: Digital history and digital humanities

    October 14th, 2018

  77. #57: Thanksgiving break

    October 7th, 2018

  78. #56: Dropping in

    September 30th, 2018

  79. #55: Communities of care

    September 23rd, 2018

  80. #54: Repeated experiences

    September 16th, 2018

  81. #53: Writing in books, a personal history

    September 9th, 2018

  82. #52: A year in (review)

    September 2nd, 2018

  83. #51: Learning and escaping through simulation

    August 26th, 2018

  84. #50: We shape the land

    August 19th, 2018

  85. #49: Learning languages, loving words

    August 12th, 2018

  86. #48: Cool recipes for a hot day

    August 5th, 2018

  87. #47: Turn to the local

    July 29th, 2018

  88. #46: Heat

    July 22nd, 2018

  89. #45: Humbly human

    July 15th, 2018

  90. #44: Working (remotely)

    July 8th, 2018

  91. #43: Centennial

    July 1st, 2018

  92. #42: Creative constraints

    June 24th, 2018

  93. #41: Historically minded

    June 17th, 2018

  94. #40: A quantified, incentivized life

    June 10th, 2018

  95. #39: Here I go again!

    June 3rd, 2018

  96. #38: Pacifism

    May 27th, 2018

  97. #37: Working (together)

    May 20th, 2018

  98. #36: Science fair!!

    May 13th, 2018

  99. #35: Working

    May 6th, 2018

  100. #34: Portable pasta party kit

    April 29th, 2018

  101. #33: Keep going

    April 22nd, 2018

  102. #32: Season 2, episode 22

    April 15th, 2018

  103. #31: Regularly local

    April 8th, 2018

  104. #30: M*A*S*H

    April 1st, 2018

  105. #29: On the environment

    March 25th, 2018

  106. #28: Robots!

    March 18th, 2018

  107. #27: Editing

    March 11th, 2018

  108. #26: Presenting work

    March 4th, 2018

  109. #25: The importance of internet access

    February 25th, 2018

  110. #24: Ode to the road

    February 18th, 2018

  111. #23: Some links

    February 11th, 2018

  112. #22: Life is long

    February 4th, 2018

  113. #21: Complex, connected problems

    January 28th, 2018

  114. #20: Profiles and interviews

    January 21st, 2018

  115. #19: Thinking about time

    January 14th, 2018

  116. #18: “Feed”

    January 7th, 2018

  117. #17: Constant questions

    December 31st, 2017

  118. #16: Three welcome books

    December 24th, 2017

  119. #15: Small victories

    December 17th, 2017

  120. #14: Our faves are problematic

    December 10th, 2017

  121. #13: The Seven Year Itch

    December 3rd, 2017

  122. #12: Bye Bye Birdie

    November 26th, 2017

  123. #11: What’s a personal bio good for?

    November 19th, 2017

  124. #10: Research reading

    November 12th, 2017

  125. #9: Modern monopolies

    November 5th, 2017

  126. #8: Civic tech

    October 29th, 2017

  127. #7: A revealing week

    October 22nd, 2017

  128. #6: Veritable listening

    October 15th, 2017

  129. #5: Newsletter recommendations

    October 8th, 2017

  130. #4: Loving libraries

    October 1st, 2017

  131. #3: Conversational contributions

    September 24th, 2017

  132. #2: Questioning labels

    September 17th, 2017

  133. #1: Earthworming

    September 10th, 2017