2019-12-09: In one of the newsletters I receive to help fill my collection with internet ephemera, and help me …

2019-12-06: Navy Bean, under the table, catching up on the NYT. 🐕

2019-12-02: Navy Bean modeling the Draplin Design Co. x Coal beanie. 🐕

2019-11-30: I love the idea of Future Fonts. Get in early on some cool typefaces from great designers. (via …

2019-11-28: Bird Mail 015 Alison Pollack’s Fungi In lieu of NaNoWriMo, CJ Chilvers committed to writing about one …

2019-11-25: There is a lot to be said for taking the time to get physically in sync with your partner paddling a …

2019-09-05: Something to believe in: Writing things down isn't just about keeping a record; it's about a deeper …

2019-08-14: Social networks have amplified this desire, at the same time they simplified the execution. Now you …

2019-06-04: Bird Mail: 003 I’m on day two of a month-long diet and I’m hoping by the end I feel increbidle. Last year I …

2019-05-21: Bird Mail: 002 ”I decided to try to pull the birds from the sky” Stephen Gill’s photographs—they’re his in that he …

2019-05-07: Bird Mail: 001 I’m sorry if this gets to you a little later than last week’s but I'm working from work today. I …

2019-05-06: Costumes and Judgments I grew up in West Texas in the 90s and early 2000s where, depending on the day of the week, the most …

2019-04-23: Bird Mail: 000 For as long as I can remember, I’ve been a collector. Rocks, stamps, squished pennies, Field Notes, …

2019-04-17: Walking and publishing a book, asynchronously One of my favorite writers on the internet, Craig Mod, has a new project that I’m following. In …

2017-11-20: Thoughts about Books: Between the World and Me Between the World and Me is an incredible book. It is hard to say I loved it, because it is hard to …

2017-01-04: On Rejection If you look at rejection as a mark of failure—which it often isn’t—you might see the disappointment …

2016-12-22: Top 5 Podcasts of 2016 In no particular order: Song Exploder Hrishikesh Hirway’s Song Exploder is a wonderful look into …

2016-12-08: My first week without social media Late on November 30th, I posted a short message to Instagram, Snapchat, and Twitter then signed out …

2016-12-04: Thought 001 It seems odd to decorate a Christmas tree with Spot the Target dog ornaments. Icons of consumerism …

2015-04-22: Notebook Bankruptcy I have bad news. I'm giving up on my Ambitions. Not in the goals and dreams way though, I'm simply …

2015-04-15: Guest Post - Brennan's Jotters Jotters: All Day, Every Day In March I asked my friend Brennan to write about his EDC because he's …

2015-04-14: Indxd - A Memo Book User's Digital Archive As a person who fills two or more Field Notes/Doane memo books per month, being able to go back and …

2015-04-09: Sunset Showdown In case you haven't noticed, I love orange. My EDC has pops of orange, I have an orange and canvas …

2015-04-08: A Letter Writer's Dream April is National Card and Letter Writing Month and I couldn't be more excited. Colore finally …

2015-04-07: How I Write a Pen Review Chris Bowler said it best in his Tools & Toys article, On Mindfullness and Quality "...quality …

2015-04-02: Pen Review: Lamy Al-Star Copperorange To say that I have a thing for orange is a massive understatement. A look back at my Every Day Carry …

2015-04-01: Quick Look: Field Notes COLORS Edition No. 26 [caption id=“” align=“alignnone” width=“2500.0”]2015 Spring …

2015-03-31: Guest Post: Brennan's EDC My Every Day Carry post was inspired a lot by the daily texts and weekly phone calls that I have …

2015-03-26: Pen Review: Pilot Vanishing Point I gave a quick look at my beat up Vanishing Point in my Every Day Carry post last week but I wanted …

2015-03-18: Mindfulness to Intention My 2014 started on a couch; a wet nose in my face, a faint champagne headache, and a word bouncing …

2015-03-12: Every Day Carry Over the past year or so, I've narrowed down my every day carry (EDC) to my favorite items. I cannot …

2014-11-06: How well do you know that profile photo? You appear online as a Facebook profile. A Twitter feed. A LinkedIn page. Somehow, those lines of …

2014-10-30: Scribbles and Scratch-outs Our lives are messy and imperfect. They are not these over-filtered and hyper-curated versions of …

2014-10-24: Give a Damn This is not something that you do for others. This is not about how others perceive you. This is how …

2014-10-15: whatever this is In some capacity, I have always been a writer. The heavy boxes of filled journals, diaries, and …