On Finishing

I have three resolutions this year: Don’t get attacked by an alligator Become better at Crossword puzzles Publish more on my blog. Looking back over the last 8 months, I know it’s not that I didn’t do anything worth writing about that was the problem. It wasn’t even that I didn’t write anything—I did. I […]

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Slapping the Water: The Power of Revision in Writing and Design

I’m almost done with my second week of grad school, but if you don’t count weekends and the first day of class where all you do is go over the syllabus, it’s been five days. Five days of design instruction, and I’ve already become a better designer. How is that possible? Technically, what I’ve learned […]

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Wait, am I really starting a blog?

So, I’ve been thinking about–and putting off–starting a blog for over two years now. I’ve managed to come up with a lot of fears/excuses. Blogs are for moms, people who bake, or world travelers. I am none of those things. Who would really want to read anything I post anyways? If I start a blog, I’ll […]

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