John Freeborn

The Home Stretch

And you may find yourself living in a shotgun shack
And you may find yourself in another part of the world
And you may find yourself behind the wheel of a large automobile
And you may find yourself in a beautiful house, with a beautiful wife
And you may ask yourself…

One More

There’s lots of stuff going on these days. Holidays are coming, work has one more burst and the world is still itching for normalcy despite the pandemic’s refusal to go away. I don’t know what’s next. I don’t have any secret insight or words to ease your mind…

Make Stuff, Repeat

We’re on the verge of holiday season. It’s not here yet–despite what you might see in advertising and in store displays. We’ve still got a few weeks to make stuff. Other people made stuff and here’s the links to prove it.

Web Design/UX/UI

Learning How to Think

“Twenty years after my own graduation, I have come gradually to understand that the liberal arts cliché about “teaching you how to think” is actually shorthand for a much deeper, more serious idea: Learning how to think really means learning how to exercise some control over…

How Did We Get Here?

This is the final links post of October. Time flies and I seem to note these ending often. It’s arbitrary. Hours, days, months: it’s just a way for us to measure this abstract concept. We ascribe great meaning to these intervals. Birthdays, anniversaries, events past…

Something Broken, Something Borrowed

It’s been a long time since normal. I know that many people are mentally over it, or in simple denial. Whatever the case, reality has a way of punching back. I don’t have any answers. I’m not a doctor, epidemiologist, viral researcher or even someone who…

A Curious Batch

This weeks links are a little different and I can’t put my finger on why. My sources are fairly similar. I don’t think there’s a new agenda. There’s a slew of links, across disciplines–as usual. It just feels different.

Web Design/UX/UI

John Freeborn

designer, artist, skateboarder and video gamer

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