City of New York bird's-eye view. Skyscrapers. Cigarette burns in foreground and smoke fills black sky over skyline.

Those Who Refuse to Give Up the Night

Back in the city, talking to strangers.

Mastodon Is Idiot-Proofed at the Top

It's not the friendliest interface yet, but the chance to connect on your own terms is real.

Ethiopian Food as Divine Blessing

Some people self-care with a massage or a spa day. Me? I find the nearest Ethiopian restaurant, even if it means traveling hours by car, bus, train, airplane, or all of the above.