Hi. My name’s Chris Glass. This is a place where I journal with photos and save links for things I don’t want to forget.

Some Good Places to Start

Digital watch that says NOW instead of a clock face


Answering the question, “What are you up to right now?”

Updated March 20, 2024

Nested colorful bowls


I’ve always loved colorful things. I think it might have started with The Muppets. Here’s a bunch of colorful posts.

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The Chapters of Your Life

This started as a brief presentation about intent and photography that my good friend Erik turned into a short film as a birthday surprise during the pandemic.

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Creative Mornings Talk

This video from 2013 is long, but lays out who I am and why I think design is awesome. I was nervous as heck through the whole thing.

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A few favorite things

Books, movies, video games, music and random other things all mixed together in a visual, sortable grid.

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Say Cheese

This tag is for all the times folks pose for the photo.

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Great Discontent Interview

An old conversation that fills in the blanks of my career and whatnot in an interview format. My tip of the hat to Ryan and Tina for the moment.

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Been using this category thing to get around the photo journal. Adding here for easy access.

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My old website

I refuse to throw anything away (digitally at least). Here’s my old site cobbled together with spacer gifs and tables.

Recent Links

Smoke rings from a volcano

Sicily’s Mount Etna blows some vortex rings.


A very very large smoke ring

The Playdate Story

I absolutely know I will enjoy this talk by Cabel Sasser about the creation of the Playdate handheld video game system. I'm bookmarking to watch later. / via Waxy



Production design of “Dune”

Kirill Grouchnikov interviews Patrice Vermette and it's a great read with wonderful bits like "Design needs to support storytelling, inform us of the past as well as the future." (more interviews here) Extra bonus: Exploring Patrice's filmography to soak in more design.


Building in Dune (the movie)

The End of New York

47 photographs by Rob Stephenson / via Things to Click


End sign next to Oldsmobile in New York

Music for an eclipse

St Louis Public Radio has the hookup with a Spotify Playlist. / via Jack Cheng


Eclipse with STL PR logo

Universal Principles of Typography

Elliot Jay Stocks flips through his upcoming book with concepts, theories, and guidelines for choosing, pairing, and using type. Looks to be a wonderful addition to a design library.


Universal Principles of Typography

BTS of Passport Photos

I love this more than I can articulate. Max Siedentopf zooms out from taking a passport photo to show what might be happening behind the scenes. / via Ashur Cabrera


BTS passport photo fun

Interview with Yuji Agematsu

Yuji Agematsu collects debris on daily walks and collects it in the cellophane of cigarette packs, aggregated into calendar-like grids. / via James A. Reeves


Debris collected in the cellophane of cigarette packs

A great way to share new features

Rich Tabor goes over the new bits of Wordpress 6.5 with concise descriptions and animated clips of the features in action. This approach would be super nice for any software update. No carousels, no pop-ups. Just a single column of clarity!


Wordpress 6.5 features

My name’s Chris, this is Edie, and this is a place where I put stuff. In my spare time, I devise schemes to create more spare time. My goal with all this is to remember things, but also try and understand the patterns of life.

(That’s the grand idea — it’s usually just kind of ordinary, and that’s okay too.)

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