Shameless Self-Promotion

Comment has published an essay of mine on convivial software.

Climbing Motivation of the Week

Trailer for the re-released film on Johnny Dawes: And some general gritstone shenanigans: A few things to note about the above video: 1. There is a segment where the spotters are tied but the climber is not. Only in England. 2. Initially, during the first clip of Gaia, I wondered what the belayer was doing […]

Looking Toward 2010

The biggest change for 2010 will be my return to (mostly) full time rock climbing. Last year was my attempt to be a “real” bike racer, and that didn’t quite work out as planned. It’s easy to say I just didn’t train hard enough, but I found that by the end of the season, road […]

Books in 2009

I never read as much as I should. My reading habits are also cyclical–I’ll read something very quickly, then not pick up anything for weeks after that. I need to change that. Anyway, here’s some stuff that I read in 2009: The Omnivore’s Dilemma, Michael Pollan. This wasn’t much of a lifestyle-changer for us, as […]