Weekly Geekery


Stop worrying about Buzzfeed and worry about yourself.

That moment when you realize the Internet has changed the way you write.

The darker side of the Internet writing business.

Your leaky attention is evidence of brilliance. Probably.

Remembering that thing that you didn’t do.

A search engine for the past.

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 →