My Experience Switching To Dvorak

Five years ago, my friend and I challenged each other to learn and master a new keyboard layout during our summer internships. Five years later, I submit my report on the benefits and quirks of using Dvorak every day of my life. WHAT'S DVORAK? Dvorak is an English keyboard…

In Us We Trust

At a "Reopen Massachusetts" protest recently I saw a bumper sticker that read: > God gives rights, not Govt The protesters were demonstrating for their individual rights to move about and do business as usual during the current public health crisis. However, in the context of a protest for…

Riding A Razor Scooter As An Adult

When I asked around my office to see if I could have anyone's old Razor scooter, I did not expect to become a Scooter. Not a literal scooter, but "one who scoots". My only goal at that point was to hasten my commute by reducing a ten-minute walk…

Procuring a Student Visa

I received the information about procuring a student visa in mid-October and shelved it immediately. Next week, I thought. But, when I finally read it the next week, it was too late. The problem: all of the in-person visa appointments with the French consulate were booked clean until my…