So Long, Farewell (7 Steps to Internet Freedom)

This is almost goodbye. When I started writing Bjütie 5 years ago, I was bursting with unexpressed thoughts and ideas. As the years went on, inspiration has come less often, but I've nonetheless enjoyed writing posts and sending them out into cyberspace with the hope that they reach someone. It's been awesome … [Read more...]

Tiny Pleasures, Beautiful Routines

When was the last time a book changed your life, or at least your perception of it? Last month I found myself deep into two books that took me to places I hadn't visited in a long time. I struggled to put my finger on what it was that I had been missing and that was revealed to me in these books. The best I can do is this: I was reminded of what it was like to live in a not-connected world. I wasn't sure what to expect when my turn came up on the library waitlist for Patti Smith's M Train. To be frank, I didn't think it would be … [Read more...]