Satisfactions

This post was originally written in September 2021 for Hemispheric News; subscribe at the Patreon site One Prime Plus to receive this monthly newsletter and other benefits that are linked to the Hemispheric Views podcast. Even if you’re not into media studies like I am, you might have heard of someone by the name of Marshall McLuhan. If…More

A Photographic First-world ‘Non-problem’

This post was originally written in August 2021 for Hemispheric News; subscribe at the Patreon site One Prime Plus to receive this monthly newsletter and other benefits that are linked to the Hemispheric Views podcast. My poor wife Natasha often has to deal with my extended monologues at home, whether they’re about technology, social observations or stories…More

By Hand

This post was originally written in July 2021 for Hemispheric News; subscribe at the Patreon site One Prime Plus to receive this monthly newsletter and other benefits that are linked to the Hemispheric Views podcast. Then something changed: I stopped handwriting. Why is that? (You may ask…) I went to university. I had been using computers throughout my…More