Profile of

Adam Bond

Husband, Father ×2, Scrivener, Versifier, Graphic Maker, Anglican, Humanist, Conservationist, Restorer of Fiddly Bits

What I Do
  • Type Composition
  • Illustration
  • Scrivenry
  • Versification
  • Idling
  • Indolence
  • Child Rearage
  • Housewifery
  • Antiquing
  • Greasemonkeying
A Bit More

The Dull Stuff

I am 28 years old; a man; a hus­band; a stay-at-home fa­ther of two boys; a neigh­bor and a wit­ness; a do­mes­ti­cated but not too emas­cu­lated house­keeper; a pass­able home cook; a fol­lower and dis­ci­ple oChrist Je­sus; an epis­co­palian osome­what high­ish but lat­i­tu­di­nar­ian church­man­ship; a stu­dent pur­su­ing a de­gree in Eng­lish lan­guage and let­ters with a mi­nor em­pha­sis in philol­ogy — i.e.his­tor­i­cal lin­guis­tics; an in­cor­ri­gi­ble habitué of the works oDr Samuel John­son — a ver­i­ta­ble John­son­ian by all ac­counts; as well as a Tolkien­ianHook­er­ian, and Chester­ton­ian.

I am also a long-term as­pi­rant to the priest­hood of the Epis­co­pal Church life­long as­pi­rant to serve, rec­on­cile, and teach my fel­low man; for­merly the Mis­sioner for Com­mu­ni­ca­tion in the Epis­co­pal Dio­cese of Beth­le­hem; an in­sup­press­ible scrivener of the worst sort; a ver­si­fier who feigns to be a poet; a maker: type­set­ter, printer, sta­tioner, il­lus­tra­tor, book­binder, web de­signer, re­storer of fiddly bits, tin­kerer, butcher, baker, and can­dle­stick maker.

And, I am fi­nally an ec­cen­tric non-con­form­ing con­formist who is tra­di­tion­ally non-tra­di­tional; an ad­vo­cate and prac­ti­tioner orad­i­cal trans­parency and hon­esty; a sup­porter of the on­go­ing de­moc­ra­ti­za­tion of knowl­edge and egal­i­tar­ian em­pow­er­ment through ed­u­ca­tion; a chris­t­ian hu­man­ist and libertarian-so­cial­ist with an es­pe­cial de­vo­tion to actively living for the equal rights of the work­ing classes, women, per­sons ocolor, and GSM per­sons; as well a environmental conservationist with a commitment to architectural preservation and sustainable urban development.