Apple

The Feds vs. A Fruit

I want to share my (fairly unoriginal) thoughts regarding the Apple/FBI issue that has been in the news for the past month or so. Let’s start off with a quote: “I can tell you, the first time we do have trouble getting into a cell phone, we’re going to seek…

iPhone 5: An Unboxing

Yes, I know, an iPhone 5 is so 2013. (Maybe it’s so 2012? Come to think of it, saying something is “so anything” is so 2005.) But, as is my wont, I digress. I’ve spent some time watching unboxing videos on YouTube — not that I’ve enjoyed them, mind you,…

Just Be Evil

I heard a rumor that my writing was bleak. I’m not sure if I believe it or not. The way I see it, not everything has to have nihilistic or apocalyptic undertones. Sometimes we can appreciate the happy things — the puppies and kittens and sunshine and rainbows. Though of…

Apple (a poem) | Renée Farrar

Renée Farrar is earning a Master’s degree in English at the University ofColorado in Boulder. She is interested in literature, drama, and mediatechnologies that enact political and social control. She is a logisticscaptain in the United States Army and will begin teaching at the UnitedStates Military Academy at West Point…