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. #141: New shelves

    May 17th, 2020

  2. #140: In memoriam

    May 10th, 2020

  3. #139: Beautiful words

    May 3rd, 2020

  4. #138: Wordy cookbooks

    April 26th, 2020

  5. #137: Day off reading

    April 19th, 2020

  6. #136: Parliament carries on

    April 12th, 2020

  7. #135: Personal websites

    April 5th, 2020

  8. #134: Do nothing struggles

    March 29th, 2020

  9. #133: Sims

    March 22nd, 2020

  10. #132: Now so fast, history so slow

    March 15th, 2020

  11. #131: Finding focus

    March 8th, 2020

  12. #130: 2x3 links (misc, archives) and a phrase

    March 1st, 2020

  13. #129: Spring, feelings, readings

    February 23rd, 2020

  14. #128: Family time

    February 16th, 2020

  15. #127: Collected links

    February 9th, 2020

  16. #126: Mining my messages

    February 2nd, 2020

  17. #125: Facilitating access

    January 26th, 2020

  18. #124: Snow slow

    January 19th, 2020

  19. #123: Retreat to the wholesome

    January 12th, 2020

  20. #122: Archives and walking and links

    January 5th, 2020

  21. #121: Engage!

    December 29th, 2019

  22. #120: This year’s books

    December 22nd, 2019

  23. #119: Top shelf (think books, not booze)

    December 15th, 2019

  24. #118: Thirty years later

    December 8th, 2019

  25. #117: Principles of parliamentary practice

    December 1st, 2019

  26. #116: Web links

    November 24th, 2019

  27. #115: P-p-p-policy!! (Or, what Lucas does at work)

    November 17th, 2019

  28. #114: A parliamentary (precinct) tour

    November 10th, 2019

  29. #113: Stories beyond the data

    November 3rd, 2019

  30. #112: Public service

    October 27th, 2019

  31. #111: Functions of a living situation

    October 20th, 2019

  32. #110: The sites I visit

    October 13th, 2019

  33. #109: The slump

    October 6th, 2019

  34. #108: Models for decision and action

    September 29th, 2019

  35. #107: A drop-in space

    September 22nd, 2019

  36. #106: Bookmark finds

    September 15th, 2019

  37. #105: Travelling in place

    September 8th, 2019

  38. #104: Through the eyes of another

    September 1st, 2019

  39. #103: Structure

    August 25th, 2019

  40. #102: A geography of intentional sound

    August 18th, 2019

  41. #101: Happy days

    August 11th, 2019

  42. #100: Living principles

    August 4th, 2019

  43. #99: Levels of critical digital work

    July 28th, 2019

  44. #98: Questions for learning

    July 21st, 2019

  45. #97: Digital government and civic tech

    July 14th, 2019

  46. #96: Opera

    July 7th, 2019

  47. #95: Let’s take a walk

    June 30th, 2019

  48. #94: Words and links

    June 23rd, 2019

  49. #93: Accessible public spaces

    June 16th, 2019

  50. #92: A working carrying capacity

    June 9th, 2019

  51. #91: Doors Open

    June 2nd, 2019

  52. #90: Walking toward a social summer

    May 26th, 2019

  53. #89: Three blobs of words

    May 19th, 2019

  54. #88: Grounding history

    May 12th, 2019

  55. #87: A day off

    May 5th, 2019

  56. #86: Look up

    April 28th, 2019

  57. #85: Valuing openness

    April 21st, 2019

  58. #84: Thinking frames

    April 14th, 2019

  59. #83: Boomer empowerment

    April 7th, 2019

  60. #82: Making time for music, for silence

    March 31st, 2019

  61. #81: A family day

    March 24th, 2019

  62. #80: Communicating depth

    March 17th, 2019

  63. #79: The signs

    March 10th, 2019

  64. #78: I, you, we (maybe?)

    March 3rd, 2019

  65. #77: Words I avoid

    February 24th, 2019

  66. #76: The 80s and links

    February 17th, 2019

  67. #75: Standing in place

    February 10th, 2019

  68. #74: When you want to get out and read

    February 3rd, 2019

  69. #73: The wholesome social network

    January 27th, 2019

  70. #72: Libraries, physical and digital, visible and invisible

    January 20th, 2019

  71. #71: Rockeuses, and leaders as facilitators

    January 13th, 2019

  72. #70: What we remember, and why

    January 6th, 2019

  73. #69: Returning home and time’s triptych

    December 30th, 2018

  74. #68: Reading (and writing) heals

    December 23rd, 2018

  75. #67: Speeches from the throne, thinking tools

    December 16th, 2018

  76. #66: Scattered

    December 9th, 2018

  77. #65: Working and rest

    December 2nd, 2018

  78. #64: No choice

    November 25th, 2018

  79. #63: Competing priorities at Laurel Creek Conservation Area

    November 18th, 2018

  80. #62: Blogroll

    November 11th, 2018

  81. #61: Thinky thinky

    November 4th, 2018

  82. #60: Thinking geographically

    October 28th, 2018

  83. #59: Three pairs of links

    October 21st, 2018

  84. #58: Digital history and digital humanities

    October 14th, 2018

  85. #57: Thanksgiving break

    October 7th, 2018

  86. #56: Dropping in

    September 30th, 2018

  87. #55: Communities of care

    September 23rd, 2018

  88. #54: Repeated experiences

    September 16th, 2018

  89. #53: Writing in books, a personal history

    September 9th, 2018

  90. #52: A year in (review)

    September 2nd, 2018

  91. #51: Learning and escaping through simulation

    August 26th, 2018

  92. #50: We shape the land

    August 19th, 2018

  93. #49: Learning languages, loving words

    August 12th, 2018

  94. #48: Cool recipes for a hot day

    August 5th, 2018

  95. #47: Turn to the local

    July 29th, 2018

  96. #46: Heat

    July 22nd, 2018

  97. #45: Humbly human

    July 15th, 2018

  98. #44: Working (remotely)

    July 8th, 2018

  99. #43: Centennial

    July 1st, 2018

  100. #42: Creative constraints

    June 24th, 2018

  101. #41: Historically minded

    June 17th, 2018

  102. #40: A quantified, incentivized life

    June 10th, 2018

  103. #39: Here I go again!

    June 3rd, 2018

  104. #38: Pacifism

    May 27th, 2018

  105. #37: Working (together)

    May 20th, 2018

  106. #36: Science fair!!

    May 13th, 2018

  107. #35: Working

    May 6th, 2018

  108. #34: Portable pasta party kit

    April 29th, 2018

  109. #33: Keep going

    April 22nd, 2018

  110. #32: Season 2, episode 22

    April 15th, 2018

  111. #31: Regularly local

    April 8th, 2018

  112. #30: M*A*S*H

    April 1st, 2018

  113. #29: On the environment

    March 25th, 2018

  114. #28: Robots!

    March 18th, 2018

  115. #27: Editing

    March 11th, 2018

  116. #26: Presenting work

    March 4th, 2018

  117. #25: The importance of internet access

    February 25th, 2018

  118. #24: Ode to the road

    February 18th, 2018

  119. #23: Some links

    February 11th, 2018

  120. #22: Life is long

    February 4th, 2018

  121. #21: Complex, connected problems

    January 28th, 2018

  122. #20: Profiles and interviews

    January 21st, 2018

  123. #19: Thinking about time

    January 14th, 2018

  124. #18: “Feed”

    January 7th, 2018

  125. #17: Constant questions

    December 31st, 2017

  126. #16: Three welcome books

    December 24th, 2017

  127. #15: Small victories

    December 17th, 2017

  128. #14: Our faves are problematic

    December 10th, 2017

  129. #13: The Seven Year Itch

    December 3rd, 2017

  130. #12: Bye Bye Birdie

    November 26th, 2017

  131. #11: What’s a personal bio good for?

    November 19th, 2017

  132. #10: Research reading

    November 12th, 2017

  133. #9: Modern monopolies

    November 5th, 2017

  134. #8: Civic tech

    October 29th, 2017

  135. #7: A revealing week

    October 22nd, 2017

  136. #6: Veritable listening

    October 15th, 2017

  137. #5: Newsletter recommendations

    October 8th, 2017

  138. #4: Loving libraries

    October 1st, 2017

  139. #3: Conversational contributions

    September 24th, 2017

  140. #2: Questioning labels

    September 17th, 2017

  141. #1: Earthworming

    September 10th, 2017