David Wakeham, Contributor

David is an artist, writer and generally curious fellow. He drops things into black holes for a living.

Articles by David Wakeham

  1. Calling Down the Lightning

    Why is Thoreau’s “little world” the image of restorative solitude, and Van Gogh’s “blazing hearth” that of genius misunderstood? In diving into these two men’s stories, David Wakeham demonstrates the pressing need for mentorship and community in those with great potential—and the consequences if this is nowhere to be found.