// Navigating Life in a Post-Digital World

Rail commuters wearing masks during the 1918 flu pandemic

One Year in Quarantine

Do you remember we were standing here a year ago? Our minds were racing and time went slow If there was trouble in the world we...

Empty store shelves in a store aisle that reads "MMORPGs"

Where Have All the Good MMORPGs Gone?

Thanks to COVID, I’ve been living a very stripped-down, monotonous life for nearly a year now. I rarely leave the house for non-essential excursions, day-to-day novelty...

A cartoony logo that reads "Bust Your Ass: Universe"

Finding Time for Personal Projects

People with full-time jobs are often compelled to work on side projects outside of their regular work schedules. These side projects might be “side hustles,” pivots...

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Car Detailing is Therapeutic

It’s been nearly a year since COVID-19 hitched a ride on humanity’s air travel infrastructure and blew its viral load across the globe. And I’ll admit:...

Canadian Housing Costs Don’t Add Up

Canadian Housing Costs Don’t Add Up

The city of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada — and its surrounding area — has one of the most horrifically, criminally inflated housing markets I’ve ever seen....

Cyberpunk 2077's badlands with a black Caliburn car on the road

What Cyberpunk 2077 Does Well

At first, I found Cyberpunk 2077 massively disappointing. It emphasizes player choice but offers little. Its open-world is pretty but mostly populated with filler content. And...