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

    December 15th, 2019

  2. #118: Thirty years later

    December 8th, 2019

  3. #117: Principles of parliamentary practice

    December 1st, 2019

  4. #116: Web links

    November 24th, 2019

  5. #115: P-p-p-policy!! (Or, what Lucas does at work)

    November 17th, 2019

  6. #114: A parliamentary (precinct) tour

    November 10th, 2019

  7. #113: Stories beyond the data

    November 3rd, 2019

  8. #112: Public service

    October 27th, 2019

  9. #111: Functions of a living situation

    October 20th, 2019

  10. #110: The sites I visit

    October 13th, 2019

  11. #109: The slump

    October 6th, 2019

  12. #108: Models for decision and action

    September 29th, 2019

  13. #107: A drop-in space

    September 22nd, 2019

  14. #106: Bookmark finds

    September 15th, 2019

  15. #105: Travelling in place

    September 8th, 2019

  16. #104: Through the eyes of another

    September 1st, 2019

  17. #103: Structure

    August 25th, 2019

  18. #102: A geography of intentional sound

    August 18th, 2019

  19. #101: Happy days

    August 11th, 2019

  20. #100: Living principles

    August 4th, 2019

  21. #99: Levels of critical digital work

    July 28th, 2019

  22. #98: Questions for learning

    July 21st, 2019

  23. #97: Digital government and civic tech

    July 14th, 2019

  24. #96: Opera

    July 7th, 2019

  25. #95: Let’s take a walk

    June 30th, 2019

  26. #94: Words and links

    June 23rd, 2019

  27. #93: Accessible public spaces

    June 16th, 2019

  28. #92: A working carrying capacity

    June 9th, 2019

  29. #91: Doors Open

    June 2nd, 2019

  30. #90: Walking toward a social summer

    May 26th, 2019

  31. #89: Three blobs of words

    May 19th, 2019

  32. #88: Grounding history

    May 12th, 2019

  33. #87: A day off

    May 5th, 2019

  34. #86: Look up

    April 28th, 2019

  35. #85: Valuing openness

    April 21st, 2019

  36. #84: Thinking frames

    April 14th, 2019

  37. #83: Boomer empowerment

    April 7th, 2019

  38. #82: Making time for music, for silence

    March 31st, 2019

  39. #81: A family day

    March 24th, 2019

  40. #80: Communicating depth

    March 17th, 2019

  41. #79: The signs

    March 10th, 2019

  42. #78: I, you, we (maybe?)

    March 3rd, 2019

  43. #77: Words I avoid

    February 24th, 2019

  44. #76: The 80s and links

    February 17th, 2019

  45. #75: Standing in place

    February 10th, 2019

  46. #74: When you want to get out and read

    February 3rd, 2019

  47. #73: The wholesome social network

    January 27th, 2019

  48. #72: Libraries, physical and digital, visible and invisible

    January 20th, 2019

  49. #71: Rockeuses, and leaders as facilitators

    January 13th, 2019

  50. #70: What we remember, and why

    January 6th, 2019

  51. #69: Returning home and time’s triptych

    December 30th, 2018

  52. #68: Reading (and writing) heals

    December 23rd, 2018

  53. #67: Speeches from the throne, thinking tools

    December 16th, 2018

  54. #66: Scattered

    December 9th, 2018

  55. #65: Working and rest

    December 2nd, 2018

  56. #64: No choice

    November 25th, 2018

  57. #63: Competing priorities at Laurel Creek Conservation Area

    November 18th, 2018

  58. #62: Blogroll

    November 11th, 2018

  59. #61: Thinky thinky

    November 4th, 2018

  60. #60: Thinking geographically

    October 28th, 2018

  61. #59: Three pairs of links

    October 21st, 2018

  62. #58: Digital history and digital humanities

    October 14th, 2018

  63. #57: Thanksgiving break

    October 7th, 2018

  64. #56: Dropping in

    September 30th, 2018

  65. #55: Communities of care

    September 23rd, 2018

  66. #54: Repeated experiences

    September 16th, 2018

  67. #53: Writing in books, a personal history

    September 9th, 2018

  68. #52: A year in (review)

    September 2nd, 2018

  69. #51: Learning and escaping through simulation

    August 26th, 2018

  70. #50: We shape the land

    August 19th, 2018

  71. #49: Learning languages, loving words

    August 12th, 2018

  72. #48: Cool recipes for a hot day

    August 5th, 2018

  73. #47: Turn to the local

    July 29th, 2018

  74. #46: Heat

    July 22nd, 2018

  75. #45: Humbly human

    July 15th, 2018

  76. #44: Working (remotely)

    July 8th, 2018

  77. #43: Centennial

    July 1st, 2018

  78. #42: Creative constraints

    June 24th, 2018

  79. #41: Historically minded

    June 17th, 2018

  80. #40: A quantified, incentivized life

    June 10th, 2018

  81. #39: Here I go again!

    June 3rd, 2018

  82. #38: Pacifism

    May 27th, 2018

  83. #37: Working (together)

    May 20th, 2018

  84. #36: Science fair!!

    May 13th, 2018

  85. #35: Working

    May 6th, 2018

  86. #34: Portable pasta party kit

    April 29th, 2018

  87. #33: Keep going

    April 22nd, 2018

  88. #32: Season 2, episode 22

    April 15th, 2018

  89. #31: Regularly local

    April 8th, 2018

  90. #30: M*A*S*H

    April 1st, 2018

  91. #29: On the environment

    March 25th, 2018

  92. #28: Robots!

    March 18th, 2018

  93. #27: Editing

    March 11th, 2018

  94. #26: Presenting work

    March 4th, 2018

  95. #25: The importance of internet access

    February 25th, 2018

  96. #24: Ode to the road

    February 18th, 2018

  97. #23: Some links

    February 11th, 2018

  98. #22: Life is long

    February 4th, 2018

  99. #21: Complex, connected problems

    January 28th, 2018

  100. #20: Profiles and interviews

    January 21st, 2018

  101. #19: Thinking about time

    January 14th, 2018

  102. #18: “Feed”

    January 7th, 2018

  103. #17: Constant questions

    December 31st, 2017

  104. #16: Three welcome books

    December 24th, 2017

  105. #15: Small victories

    December 17th, 2017

  106. #14: Our faves are problematic

    December 10th, 2017

  107. #13: The Seven Year Itch

    December 3rd, 2017

  108. #12: Bye Bye Birdie

    November 26th, 2017

  109. #11: What’s a personal bio good for?

    November 19th, 2017

  110. #10: Research reading

    November 12th, 2017

  111. #9: Modern monopolies

    November 5th, 2017

  112. #8: Civic tech

    October 29th, 2017

  113. #7: A revealing week

    October 22nd, 2017

  114. #6: Veritable listening

    October 15th, 2017

  115. #5: Newsletter recommendations

    October 8th, 2017

  116. #4: Loving libraries

    October 1st, 2017

  117. #3: Conversational contributions

    September 24th, 2017

  118. #2: Questioning labels

    September 17th, 2017

  119. #1: Earthworming

    September 10th, 2017