Writing about things I've found useful.

Gahlord Dewald :: 3/10/22 :: Mānoa, Hawai‘i

Exploring how sound happens in our world and in our societies often leads to new thoughts and ideas about this world and about societies. In addition to making sound, sometimes I write about my experiences more directly. Writing helps me make sense of the world. I share these articles here in the hopes that something in them will be useful to others.

Thriving as a creative person

Some of the things I've learned about making a go of it as an artist. Many of these ideas are likely applicable to anyone making sense of the world.

Technical notes

Working with a variety of instruments, electronics, software, and hardware leads me into arcane knowledge and corners of the world's archives. The following articles are as mostly to remind me how things work(ed).


Sketches, random notes, maybe some lists, the exhaust or flotsam of creative life in our world.

Across the Transom are monthly collections of the things I'm reading or bumping into. In olden days it might be called a blog.

Other stuff that doesn't have a clear category and so here it resides.