Justin Jacoby Smith is an organizer, web geek, Buddhist, and poet.

what remains when all that's left is a presence

Gage: Growing up while the internet was growing up means I’ve had a lot of meaningful text-chats with people, and seen the medium evolve by leaps and bounds, so it’s a problem that I’ve personally struggled with for a long time. All these projects look into what it means to be present when you’re online, either how that can be mimiced for comfort, how it can be improved for dialogue, or what remains when all that is left is a presence.

My new On Design is up at Pink Noise.