Not So Personal

Iceland: The Plan For Iceland

Thursday Aug 10, 2017 - 11:20 AM

Mandela EffectIceland: A place like this feels like it has more opportunities for wonder: less tread upon by man and; more shadows where magic can spring from.

Tech, Pop-Culture and Marketing

Vinyl - Part Two

Sunday Jul 20, 2014 - 2:11 AM

Vinyl Part TwoWorking with the vinyl records requires a heat gun. So I have been at the mercy of the weather and my schedule. After my first outing two weeks ago, I could resume my work. On what? Read on.

How The Plan Played out - Part One

Friday Jul 18, 2014 - 1:14 PM

The PlanI'm also at the end of my 90 days of daily blog posts. I thought I'd take a moment and share some details on what I did.

We're so busy we're saving the planet, we're going to kill it first

Friday Jul 18, 2014 - 2:34 AM

I look at all of our effort put into the solutions to fix the future, I wonder: will we get there?

The High Cost of Free

Tuesday Jul 15, 2014 - 11:47 PM

The High Cost of FreeI built a website for a project. The project proponent got someone else to build a gimpy replacement from scratch. How could he toss a $20,000 website? Simple: he got it for free.

Plugin 2: The Wrath of Shawn

Monday Jul 14, 2014 - 11:41 PM

I've done a few of my firsts in the last week. Not my first program mind you (I've been dishing out programs for nigh on 30+ years); nor my first article (again: 28+ years of that dance, too). But I am getting back into these. I'm a coder-writer who asks: Where Next?


My Personal Stuff

Last Christmas

Thursday Dec 20, 2018 - 6:04 PM

This Christmas I think about past Christmases. Every day is indelible and unique. So is every Christmas.

Thoughts, Growth and Personal Stuff

The Hiatus

Tuesday Jun 23, 2015 - 3:46 PM

The personal part of my blog is going on an indefinite hiatus.
I have started so many blog posts on this topic and how it has made me feel. I have written abbreviated tell-alls. I have written about the fissure in my heart. I have written to defend myself. I have written about how I am moving on and moving on up.

Close to the Edit

Friday Feb 27, 2015 - 11:20 AM

The EditingI had a procedure last weekend. It was part of a bigger deal, so I thought I would share the whys of it.

Free: One Rusted Trailer Bike

Thursday Jan 29, 2015 - 11:39 AM

Victoria is home to droves of smug cyclists. If you can't beat them, join them. I bought a bike. Today, a rusted bike trailer sits on my front lawn.