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Best Practices in, 2019 Look up “biohacking” and you’ll find a lot of definitions. They vary from very dark to frighteningly optimistic. For me, the definition is simple: careful application of N=1 research to get myself as healthy as I can be. I mentioned to Thaddeus of that he needed more articles by women, so asked me to write something. I realized that most of the questions I get asked about my own journey reduce to this one: how? So this is a walk through what I learned and what’s my best advice. Best Practices in Biohacking
Submission RepliesJournal of Universal Rejection, 2011-2015As an editor at the Journal of Universal Rejection it was my responsibility to evaluate and respond to submissions when the Editor-in-Chief assigns them to me. Here are some. (I wasn’t sure whether to put this in fiction or non-fiction. I finally decided that rejection is never a fictional experience, so it’s here.)
Various articles about fine chocolateChocolate Atlas, FCIA, my blog, etc., 2011-2012Various reviews on chocolate, chocolate shops, and chocolate festivals.
The Dancer I am BecomingPublished by Line Zero Quarterly Arts Journal. Print copy may be purchased here. May 2011More about tango, self-reflection, and life.
Balance, Grace, and HumilityPublished by Line Zero Quarterly Arts Journal. Back Issue may be purchased here. November 2010A bit about dance, about balance, about life.
Practice for Real LifeCourageous Creativity Magazine, Issue #1 July 2010I met Shahana when she was starting up this magazine. She said she wanted articles about cross-cultural courage. Only when she started to talk about how culture was not just where you grew up, but how you became who you are, did it hit me that my most challenging cultural shift was tango.
I’m Wearing Bright Yellow UndiesOriginally published by Nonprofit Online News, no longer around. Archived article here. 2009The subtitle is “How We Make Stuff Up When Communicating Online.” It’s so easy for our backbrains to think we connect on-line the way we do in person, but it isn’t true. I wanted to say this in a way that would be sticky in the brain, that people wouldn’t forget. Hence the title.
Buying Safe on the InternetComputer Bits Magazine, 2004I wanted to give people clues about buying safe online. Privacy, scams, phishing, merchant reviews, return policies, credit card safety — all old news now, but at that time, people didn’t know.
Internet Virus Antidote, with Richard BrodieThe article is here. 2003I saw an earlier version of this page, dropped Brodie email suggesting a few changes, and he enthusiastically encouraged me to rewrite the page. So I did.
The Virtual Village on the Edge of CyberspaceFrom the proceedings of The Second International Cyberspace Conference, 1991In 1991 the on-line world we all call home was very new. I wrote about how it was going to be. Ironically gone from the internet. (Let me know if you find it anywhere.) Here is a scan of the TOC.
Crime and Punishment in CyberspaceLibrary and Information Technology Association, 1992The web archived version of this article is available here and there used to be one here, at the LITA archives.
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