Behind the Door: Teen Privacy, Monitoring, and Trust

Round about our son’s thirteenth birthday, doors started closing. Any room he occupies, if that room has a door, that door is closed. The bathroom, of course, I have no problem with. Shut away, my good man. But his bedroom, the study – there’s always a couple inches of wood between my boy and the…

Why I Share My Photos

I have a portfolio on Shutterstock, a platform for buying and selling stock photos. I recently got an email informing me that they were having something of a competition. You could explain (in 500 words or less), why you use Shutterstock, and if your ‘story’ were chosen, they would promote the crap out of your…