Member: Anders Schmachtenberg
Organisation: The Daily Hammock
Website: sometime later
Categories: one tiny feed a day, with journalism hand-picked for you
In the Castle since: Fall 2015
we believe in the power of beauty of slower journalism. so we will hand-pick it for you. we do this to help you to regain your attention span and to be more curious. and hopefully even make a salary off of it one glorious day.
Why and When should I contact you?
if you know a great designer or programmer that is absurdly dedicated to slower journalism then please put us in touch. even if they’re mildly dedicated
Why do you do what you do?
our minds are beautiful things, particularly when filled with slower, calmer thinking. so I wanna help that in all the ways possible, be it through journalism, conversations, coaching or experiences.
Who is your target group?
curious people who want to regain their attention span
What/who is your inspiration?
many sources of inspiration, but brother Rolf is high on the list
How do you celebrate?
by running back on defence very quickly. maybe a small high five with the people i run past. i know it sounds sad, but i’m just trying to enjoy the process in and of itself as much as possible…
planning my own holidays
What made you happy rencently?
photo booth at a wedding. i cried with laughter.
What’s your fuel?
What are your areas of expertise?
powerpoint. i’ve made a lot of slides in my life. my excel skills are also very good.
crying with laughter
shooting an airball from a free throw (basketball)
How much coffee do you consume?
too much. 3 cups a day maybe
What’s under your bed?
board games and towels
Say something smart:
What do you want to be when you grow up?
it’s a cliche, but i’m really trying to delay growing up
What makes you creative?
a cozy room that’s fairly quiet