Read essays on society, technology, culture, science, lifestyle and more.
Secrets of staying motivated
A bunch of practical ways to stay motivated, plus things that do not work. Fair warning: there is no magic potion in this essay.
24 May 2019
The GitHub experience
On why I moved from Kirby and chose to build a static site with Hugo
29 April 2019
Goodbye, my old buddy.
1 December 2018
What happens when our virtual selves take us over
One need hardly be a crusader against modern technology to realise that, like any tool, it has its good side and its bad. The trouble is that far too few of us are ready to acknowledge and come to terms with this fact.
5 October 2018
Improving and expanding Dogme Teaching
A manifesto implementing the Dogme method to teaching, drawing inspiration from filmmaking and academia alike.
21 June 2018
The layman’s perspective
Passing thoughts on why academics should work more on communicating with the layperson and how this can help more than hinder them.
1 June 2018
Vergangenheitsbewältigung is the need of the hour
As we inch dangerously close to a third world war it would help to look back to history for some lessons on how to correct our course.
3 April 2018