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The marriage of metaphor and your mind.

Coming to terms with Nothingness.

The revealing science of word choice.

Time-lapse video and how we document the world around us.

The words of the future.

Lyz's writing has been published in the New York Times Motherlode, Jezebel, Aeon, Pacific Standard, and others. Her book on midwestern churches is forthcoming from Indiana University Press. She has her MFA from Lesley and skulks about on Twitter @lyzl. Lyz is a member of The Rumpus Advisory Board and a full-time staff writer for the Columbia Journalism Review. More from this author →