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I wish I had a banjo.
I keep writing these songs. I can’t stop. Here’s a new one about how to be a pirate.
I’m so ready for our post-catastrophe progressive resurgence.
I want my FDR.
Remember: we’re still not in the aftertimes yet. This is still the meantimes.
I’ll go first. I’m reading a ton more than I used to. Since May I’ve read 4 books start-to-finish, finished 3 in-progress books on my shelf, and I’m halfway through another now.
Poll: Do you find yourself reading more (books, long articles, etc) during the past few months? Yes or No? Why?
Got a little distracted today, but even with that I hit 50,000 words! I’m halfway done!
If the House Tech hearing isn’t as effective as you were expecting, and you have a better idea or approach, volunteer to help your state and local legislators better understand technology.
Yesterday I wrote a tavern song for one of my D&D games. Here’s the Bandcamp version for it, check it out!
Also, that’s all leftovers.
Don’t hate on leftovers.
Homemade Potato-eggplant Tikka Masala over Brown Basmati Rice
- Check that you’re registered to vote
- Fill out the Census
Homework due in November:
There will be a pop quiz.
Today combined a late start with a distraction-filled morning, but somehow I was able to power through to 39,602 words!
I’m 398 words short of a novel… if I was writing a novel.
Learning that the word “definitely” is derived from the word “finite” and not “define” has changed my life. I learned this over a year ago and haven’t misspelled “definitely” since.
Looks like my IFTTT integration was appending a blank link to my cross-posts on Twitter. Should be fixed now.
Yesterday I set out to rearrange and reorganize my bookshelfs. After 4 hours I had successfully reorganized the furnature in my entire apartment. The books were still on the floor.
It feels like so much and yet so little.
I have written 1/3 of the first draft of my book! 33,000 words!
Our City Council is voting tomorrow to move forward with a proposal to use Ranked Choice Voting in our elections!
Please urge the council to approve this measure using the instructions below. We need fairer and more diverse elections.