Response Crafting


Notes from a 13-hour drive

“Driving from Chicago to Denver. I’ve got a solid block of good drive ahead of me; hours upon hours to log against nothing but the road. And me.” read more

Granularity and gravel

“One long July ride. I pointed myself at Canada, by way of Detroit, by way of Gary, Indiana. I chose these places for very important reasons: because they are the sort of places I love. Because they are places that others do not. And because I was deep in a desire to disappear.” read more


“We exist in our versions of reality.
These versions of reality are built on what we claim.
And we claim what feels right to us; what fits within our existing version.

I often ride to the south side of Chicago. I like where it takes me when I go there. And so I like taking myself there to play.” read more