@aaronsw got hit by a truck of his own hand.

I have spent a lot of the morning reading his blog and many memories and remembrances about Aaron.

Cory Doctorow’s post on Boing Boing and Matthew Ingram’s collected stories are good places to find out more.

“Seriously, though, the Web is what we make of it. We have a powerful, widely-deployed, largely uncontrolled communication network. It’s up to us to decide where to go next.”

We choose where we put our energies. Don’t get burnt out. Hold onto your friends. Work on things that matter TO YOU. Step away when you need it. Get out of your head. Be in the world. Find fellow travellers. Open wins. The right things are hard.