Photo Scavenger Hunts

An outdoor Social Distancing activity some of my housemates and I have been enjoying recently...

June 20, 2020

Fairy Doors

Each Spring for the past few years, a group of fairy doors has mysteriously appeared...

May 16, 2020

X & Z Creation Myths

When beginning Saga’s Start, a version of Genesis 1 using only words starting with S,...

April 29, 2020

Saga's Start

11 So started saga: Supreme sentience shaped skies, secular sphere. 12 Said sphere, shapeless seeming...

April 28, 2020

“Boda Borg” 2019

Boda Borg I decided to put on “Boda Borg Columbus”, based on our fun experience...

January 01, 2020

Everything is Information

Hanabi is a cooperative firework-themed board game in which players collectively try to build five...

September 28, 2019

Sampling Bias

If half of all cars on the road drive 60 miles per hours, and the...

September 27, 2019

Non-Overlapping Visibility

What if a planet evolved distinct intelligent species with sensors designed for detecting non-overlapping portions...

May 04, 2017

Lonely Photo­grapher

A short story documenting a Lonely Photographer, written by Sam Hughes, read by Jim Hays...

October 23, 2016

Valuable Humans in Transit

A short story about a super-intelligent AI and imminent danger for humanity, written by Sam...

October 23, 2016


We got to spend some time down at the beach yesterday, and built this sandcastle....

August 02, 2016

Greek to Me

In English, the expression goes “It’s all Greek to me!”, but in Greek the expression...

October 21, 2013


This is a display of rotationally symmetric ambigrams I’ve designed for various occasions. I’ve repeatedly...

December 22, 2012