Blog (old stuff at

I've blogged on various platforms over the years as a way to express my thoughts on things important to me, though undoubtedly irrelevant in the greater social discourse. For me, this is my Theseus' ball of thread, a token of memory made permanent so that I may look back and judge my intellectual growth – and any audience is just an artefact of chance. 

I did spend some time on Medium but as its focus on long-format has sharpened, it no longer suits my snippet-like musings. But if you're interested...

This is America

Man-of-the-moment Donald Glover is the very definition of culturally woke and as one Tweet proclaimed, "As god closes a Kanye, he opens a Childish Gambino" (that's his stage name FYI).

For some, they use their fifteen minutes blinded by the lights and spiral to Earth with vertigo, while others build wings to keep aloft and add new perspectives to the public discourse. As the crescendo of cultural waves overlap, Donald has lent his voice to the chorus of thousands in amplifying the #TimesUp message

For what some consider common sense, it is a sad reflection of our society that this sort of anti-harassment guide needs to exist. 

Ton Ha