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internet identity and the permanence of words

These are my semi-regular Patch Notes – updates on my life and things I’m learning and exploring. Subscribe here. In this release: next steps, 2021 update my fractured online identity road tripping through the southwest Canyonlands National Park, UT After three thousand miles of driving and a dozen sleeping arrangements I just want to plant a garden and lie in a hammock with a book.
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Year in Review: 2020

Dry Creek, Roseville, CA. My secluded hammock spot. My year didn’t go to plan, but then again – nobody’s did. Terrible things happened, beautiful things happened. I’m very happy with where I am and grateful for those who made it possible. I’ve done my best to make time & place the central thread, but in a parallel universe I wrote this post around words & people and it makes just as much sense.
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the search for home

These are my semi-regular Patch Notes – a braindump of things I’m leaning, building, or thinking about. Subscribe here. In this release: I drove to Austin, TX Where is home? three habits for happiness Interhackt is wrapping up jborichevskiy.com is now jon.bo It’s been a while since my last post and longer still since my last patch notes. It’s been a fascinating few weeks but full of time for writing it was not.
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24 Birthday Thoughts

This world is far more beautiful and interconnected than my 16 or 20 year old self could have ever imagined. Here are a few things I’ve noticed over the years. I trust they will hold through the decades. Love 1. It all begins with and depends on and ends with love. 2. Self-love makes it possible to love others. It should always take priority. 3. Safety and acceptance are the most beautiful things one can give and be lucky enough to experience.
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Sunsets, writing, and noise

These are my semi-regular Patch Notes – a braindump of things I’m leaning, building, or thinking about. Subscribe here. In this release: We’re settled into San Diego and are loving it How can we get this for 10x cheaper? On planes and noise pollution Patch Notes: six months in Other miscellaneous updates Sunset Cliffs, Point Loma, CA We’re settled into San Diego and are loving it The past four weeks have been nothing short of bliss.
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