Changing a flat on Father’s Day

On Father’s Day I caught a ride from a friend to knock on doors for a friend’s campaign. Unfortunately, her car got a flat tire. What happened next has everything to do with our fathers. We dug around in her trunk, found the winch, found the wrench, jerry-rigged a lever since the one in the […]

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Seeing Pieces of Myself in Surprising Places

I use Creative Commons on faith. It has been a part of my creative professional toolbox since I was 15 and spent the summer interning at the Electronic Frontier Foundation. I have argued for everyone from anti-trafficking organizations to major research universities to use it is as their standard rather than All Rights Reserved, and […]

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On the Doors

It has been a few months since I doorbelled for a candidate, but it was good to get back into it. I got soaked, I got lost, I got growled and yipped and whined at. I had a puppy climb my leg and a stormwater puddle fill my shoe. And I got to connect to […]

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