I’m going to experiment with far shorter essays. I usually write short pieces and then figure out how to put the pieces together to make a longer, coherent essay. But why should I work to make these ideas fit when I can offload that to readers?

The shorter pieces also will allow me to simultaneously post to an ActvityPub-compatible site, such as Mastodon and Threads. If you don’t know what that means, you needn’t care. My ActvityPub ID is


I’m sending out posts as a newsletter again (as well as posting to gebloom.com) to make it easier to unsubscribe or subscribe.