Author Archives: Sean

Map Update #1

So earlier this week I found some time to work on my large map. I’ve documented some of the process so far, but haven’t posted anything yet. The picture above kind of summarizes what I’ve down so far – the … Continue reading

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Project Update #2 -Go!

I’d like to elaborate a little bit on the question of how to identify community. I actually wrote my Senior Thesis on the topic. I think what makes it a particularly interesting topic is how pervasive the idea is throughout … Continue reading

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Project Update #1 – Planning

The first project that we will be undertaking is an experiment. Since it is the case that experimentation comes after the hypothesis, here is ours: humans may use technology to create social spaces – and in these spaces, we witness … Continue reading

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Oh Forests…

Today I did some drawing (cartography) on a map I’ve been working on for a while. Pictures are shit quality, but w/e. The analog version of world-building is really awesome and for me it’s quite meditative/peaceful. ^The most recent. (forests … Continue reading

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Hello, World!

In this blog, I’m going to be talking about subjects that may interest some of you. I’m also using this blog to motivate me to make progress in my personal projects. Btw, here is a cool link: [warning: plays sound].

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Whistling, Ice Skating and Doing Everything

This post is about how to do everything you’ve ever wanted. Here’s the secret, you just have to continuously do it. While to some this is blatantly obvious, you’d be surprised how many idealists and strategists like myself have trouble … Continue reading

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Two Projects

Community Aggregator This is something I’ve really wanted to build for a while. A community aggregator. So you search for whatever, maybe pastel drawing and the site would serve up a list of the highest rated online communities that focus … Continue reading

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Hide yo emails

Quick little rant here – I’ve been trying to find the emails of Philly startups for an ongoing project I’m involved in called PennApps Fellows. And the process is to put it tamely, enlightening. Now I realize that there is … Continue reading

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Consuming, not Creating

It is possibly the most disturbing trend I’ve ever noticed. Have you seen it? People that buy and watch and listen and play and complain and just consume all the time, and never create anything. I just recently examined my … Continue reading

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Impact and/or doing what you love

A few nights ago I had one of those “stay up all night watching random videos” nights. As per usual, a lot of it was bullshit or funny or cute, but one video really stuck out to me. Here is … Continue reading

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