Weekly Geekery


Should writers blog?

A unified theory of email. TLDR version: There isn’t one.

They aren’t bots. They are people. And they have access to your private information.

It is necessary for some scientists to abandon the passive voice.

Is Internet culture to blame to for the Rolling Stone debacle?

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 →