Essays

All writings are works in progress

  1. Thinking without feet

    I first encountered the concept of mapping in Don Norman’s The Design of Everyday Things. In Norman’s words, mapping refers to the “spatial correspondence between the layout of controls and the...

  2. Encounters with the past

    A hair curls across the inner bowl of my coffee cup, down into the shallow pool of latte dregs, scoring through the brown stain rings that trace, like geological strata, my time in the café; each sip...