Pre Travel Week

I’m back after a little unplanned blogging hiatus.  I had started posts, but got bogged down trying to write things that were “helpful and good”, and decided to go back to my previous format of a minimal weekly update interspersed with random things in my head.   The past few weeks have been a great …

Cities

One of my favorite bloggers/essayists is Paul Graham, founder of Y Combinator (a startup incubator that funded Dropbox, Airbnb, etc.).  A lot of the posts are about startups and programming, but some are just about life in general, and the latter are my personal favorites.  One that I really liked from 11 years ago is …

Travel Plans

I’m sipping a latte in shorts and a t-shirt, watching the rain drizzle in an open-air cafe like a proper digital nomad.  The digital nomad world is kind of like hipsters; I am firmly entrenched in many aspects of the lifestyle, but I strongly don’t identify with it.  Exploring the world while working and having …