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in which I write about stuff

Archives for August 2001

it’s gone back to being

it’s gone back to being summer. right on time for a week off. yipee! moving in & out of the “oem builder” talk.

when I was a child,

when I was a child, I had a series of fairly spectacular accidents. nearly whacked off the tip of my finger when I was 2 or so – mom can’t remember which finger, but I do have a faint scar on the ring finger of my right hand. power tools are not our friend, apparently. […]

I stripped out all of

I stripped out all of my current/old site. I’m definitely in the mood for a total overhaul. but I’m going to take my time. I want this to be done right.

I’m really enjoying the Linus

I’m really enjoying the Linus Torvalds book. damn, that man is strange, but in a terribly happy way. it just makes me laugh. (courtesy, of course, of everyone’s favorite library system. libraries rock.) 2 great MeFi posts, which also make life worth living…Wil Wheaton’s website (say that 5 times fast) & the metametameta post. I […]

I fear that next week

I fear that next week is going to be more cleaning, organizing, and doing things long put-off than anything else. but hey – I’ve got loads of vacation time, even after taking a week off. the last time I looked, I had something like 13 days – which is 2 1/2 weeks, in workdays. still, […]

fall is rolling in with

fall is rolling in with a vengance. rain, rain, rain. I’m crossing my fingers for some nice weather next week (vacation), so I can do stuff outside. at the same time, I’m enjoying the semi-tropical feeling. it’s not yet cold – tho my toes are chilly – but the air is wet, and there’s something […]