Archive for August 2013
It’s free again!
For the entire Labor Day weekend, you can get my mini-book for free. Grab a copy here. And please tell everyone you know. Like it here. If you already have a copy, how about a review?Read the Full Post
As loud as I like my music…
If you happened to be driving on I-25 Southbound in Denver yesterday around 4:15pm and saw a silver Ford Flex piloted by a large goateed man with a lot of hair, yes that was Barry Manilow blasting through 12 speakers with 390 watts of oomph. And yes, Barry was singing about Lola and Rico at…Read the Full Post
Cold beer. Light breeze. Outside on the patio. Sure beats the Vegas heat. Sure beats most things.Read the Full Post
Am I old or just sensible?
I heard some controversy about Miley Cyrus “twerking” last night on some irrelevant awards show I’ve never seen. I don’t know what twerking is. Do I want to know what it is? Probably not. [Looks up “twerking” on the interwebs. Finds Wikipedia entry.] Yep, I was right. This is not something I needed to know.…Read the Full Post
My poor email box. It’s constantly getting bombarded with messages from all sorts of sketchy companies touting products I don’t need or want. The amount of spam I get increases and decreases seemingly at random. Despite having rather strict filters on my email account, lots of spam gets through. I’m not happy about that but…Read the Full Post
Word processing and piano superstars
I use Linux at work. The window manager I use has a handy search function. I simply type the name of the program I want to use and a list of matches comes up. My preferred word processor is a part of the Free LibreOffice suite. It’s called “Writer”, so every time I need to…Read the Full Post
I CAN use computer. Can you?
There’s no shame in not being able to use a computer. There is plenty of shame in not being aware that you can’t.Read the Full Post
Tweet: Sunset on my porch http://t.co/43ldOjVtFy
Sunset on my porch instagram.com/p/dN8yn6Ggj5/Read the Full Post
I lose sleep over this
I occurred to me that my OCD would be a lot more comfortable if the word for “symmetry” was a palindrome.Read the Full Post