Nodal consciousness was a big jump. It may feel paradoxical, but by establishing a new value tier for content we are strengthening the writer. The flat model for social media abbreviates the half-life of thought, betrays the promise of the long-tail, encourages egocentric alienating discourse, and preps the ground for a consolidation of media power.
Culture in our physical community is vital to life well lived. We dedicate our work to the people who call Boston down the Cape their home. We write for the annals and archives, and against the tyranny of trending.