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Halt and Catch Fire

I want to speak to this show.  In my opinion, one of the most wonderfully crafted 4 season portrayal of essentially the first 13 - 16 years of my life.Born in 1980, I very much missed the boat on…

Daily Grind

Outside of work, I've taken to writing daily, and slaying the beast of resistance constantly.  It's become second nature for me to just find time in the day to spit out my 400 words towards my goal of writing and…

Building Steam

I want very much for it all to happen at once.  I've never been happy with the slow building of progress, tending towards finding an aptitude early and then being discouraged that going beyond 'decent' at anything requires work. It's…

Showing Up

I watched a video this week that called out the enemy by name, and I found satisfaction in watching it squirm inside me.Resistance.The enemy of momentum, I found its name and it wriggled inside me uncomfortable being under…

Low Head Dams

TIL: Low head dams are some of the most dangerous due to the hydraulic jump/boil that they can create, combined with how stealth they can be.  Often subtle raises in a river, and super calm up to the overflow.…

Learning New Things

I realize I have an insatiable thirst for learning new things, but my brain seems to like to spread it around.This weekend I made Honeycomb Candy for the first time.  It's also called sponge toffee, or 'Hokey Pokey' in…

Creative Connection

Facebook removes the necessity for creative connection, and that's a shame.  Like caffeine that bonds to receptors made for adenosine , Facebook bonds to 'connection' receptors that do something similar to how caffeine staves off sleep.  Eventually there's a realization of…

March to your own Drum

It's March 2nd today and I see a couple of weeks have passed since I last wrote in this space.yesterday awoketoday sits, listens, and learnstomorrow relives…