Weekly Geekery


Margaret Atwood only tweets 10 minutes a day.

What is the true cost of caring?

Crowdsourcing is not the brave new world we imagined.

Can funny tweets change the world?

The Internet isn’t forever. But can it be?

“The Netflix of magazines” won’t save magazines.

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 →