Thought pieces, essays, and blog posts. For the thinking behind them and live notes, check out my Notes garden.


A tour of the underland, deep time, and our living earth. Underland drips with poetic prose that will ensure you never see the world the same way again.

Jekyll vs Eleventy

A showdown of two of the simplest static site generators to get you up and running with a personal blog without the need for specialised coding knowledge or frameworks.

A Story of Silence

A review of King Leopold's Ghost, one of the best history book I've read in years. King Leopold's Ghost reveals not just the mass murder in the Congo but the attitudes that allowed it to happen, and stood up against it, which are still relevant today.