When the Challenger space shuttle exploded in 1986, killing all seven people on board, we turned to language, because in that moment, there was nothing else to do.
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This site hosts my writing on creating systems to sustainably grow our impact on the world.
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According to Matthew Zapruder, poets and tax professionals have a lot more in common than you might think: They're both concerned with the precise meaning of language.
It’s time for a new model of economic success. Enter stakeholder capitalism, which suggests that businesses need to expand their social commitments.
This decision – between raising the floor to limit the worst consequences, in exchange for lowering the ceiling of best possible outcomes – shows up everywhere in our lives.
If you could meet the first humans and share just one modern idea with them, which would you choose?
French novelist Gustave Flaubert said, "Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work."
A tutorial for setting up Ghost Finder to allow visitors to search your Ghost blog.
Spotify lets you sort playlists by traditional song metadata like artist and track name, but what if you want to sort by genre or even danceability?
Choosy is a macOS utility that lets you set rules for which browser website links should open in.