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Archives for October 2001

“He worked in a small

“He worked in a small shed, at the far edge of the compound, in order, he said, to ‘avoid the conversations’ of the other machines. The whole I time I was in the crater, he was the only person who talked like that about the machines, that recognized their voices as more than an interface. […]

Miguel goes off about writing

Miguel goes off about writing – as a person who writes, knowing that he is a published (& apparently well-known, at least in Portugal) writing, was quite illuminating, and reassuring.

see, blogging makes me feel

see, blogging makes me feel better. (but that thought makes me sad.) I’m gonna go to bed now.

I AM 39% GEEK. «I

I AM 39% GEEK. «I probably work in computers, or a history department at a college. I never really fit in with the “normal” crowd. But I have friends, and this is a good thing.» [found @ tweekland, another fine mefi sponsor.]

a story about the city

a story about the city where I live…. “I remember when Seattle was ‘the city’ and Tacoma was the boonies. Then I moved to Lakewood. “No, not just Lakewood, but outer Lakewood. damn it, I can’t concentrate with talk radio under trance music.

this is a test. [re:

this is a test. [re: metatalk thread. thought I’d try it here before breaking meTa.]

this intrigues me. another thing

this intrigues me. another thing I want to try. sometimes my eyes are bigger than my stomach, creatively speaking.

but launchcast was the first

but launchcast was the first ad that came up when I went back to mefi. Matt, you are my god.

and a car alarm is

and a car alarm is going off, either at one of the neighbors, or in the mormon’s parking lot. what a stupid, stupid day.