Datatheism
Essays and creative non-fiction. Every Saturday.

Latest

Jul
24
Adulting

Adulting

Ready, steady, fail.
6 min read
Jul
17
Personal Dragon

Personal Dragon

A fierce classroom encounter forces our young hero to question which adults he can rely on.
4 min read
Jul
10
Quarterly Review

Quarterly Review

Three months after launching a weekly newsletter, I evaluate my writing.
4 min read
Jul
03
Leafcutter Bees

Leafcutter Bees

Ninety percent of bees (and almost all writers) are solitary.
6 min read
Jun
26
The Maastricht Skull

The Maastricht Skull

These bones changed the way humans understood the natural world forever.
6 min read
Jun
19
The Deep End

The Deep End

A job offer, a TV station, and an imposter in Berlin.
6 min read
Jun
12
Labyrinth

Labyrinth

The path of a career is not always obvious.
5 min read
Jun
05
Ants

Ants

At the beginning of lockdown, all hobbies were acceptable.
5 min read
May
29
Not Writing

Not Writing

Not writing is the real work.
May
22
The Career Coach

The Career Coach

Sometimes your future asks questions of your past.
4 min read