RAGBRAI 2018

Sometimes I forget I’m athletic. Even now, writing this, I don’t feel like calling myself athletic is accurate. And then people point out that about a month ago I rode my bike across a state. Here’s the thing: RAGBRAI isn’t about being athletic. It’s a literal party, and people happen to be exerting more energyContinue reading “RAGBRAI 2018”

intentional storytelling

Intentional writing is a lot like film photography. If your challenge is to write a thousand-word short story, you have to have complete and total control over every single word that goes into your piece in order to create the exact image you want your readers to see.