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haiku kid

I finally figured out that if I don’t have time to write a blog post, I can get my seven-year-old to do it for me. Here are three haikus he wrote for me: I go down the hillFeeling the wind on my face.Flying on my skates. Inside when it’s coolPlaying on the computerFreeonlinegames Riding on […]

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I twitter, therefore I am

After feeling a bit behind the rest of the (social media) universe, I’m a twitterer! It’s kinda cool, and a lot faster than writing a traditional blog post, since a 140-character limit forces you to keep it short. Great way to see what friends and colleagues are thinking and doing, and Twitter seems to have […]

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Mid-Morning Suburbia

I had my wasabi peas and Dr. Sparkle in a wineglass (the Dr. Sparkle was in the wineglass, not the peas), and the Husband and I were sitting happily working on our computers in the kitchen together, communicating by email. I left to go sew a button on my shirt, and while rummaging through my […]

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why I love xkcd

why I love xkcd

I spent a good part of the last two days reconfiguring my hardware set-up, and trying to add some software as well. There were moments in which I felt like I was wobbling along the event horizon of a black hole. Then there was xkcd (which, dear reader, I have added to my must-clicks for […]

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