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2019-06-24: Morning walks in a Portland summer always delight me.

2019-06-22: walking to local mexican restaurant “You going to order the ceviche?” “Ah, no, …

2019-06-22: Back in a stunningly happy place.

2019-06-20: Birthday decadence!

2019-06-20: I bought a reserve white tea a month or so ago, a small batch. I was excited to try it yesterday. …

2019-06-19: Things never to do drunk: workouts to exhaustion. When drunk, you don’t stop when injured or …

2019-06-17: I title this one, “Sheep by Moonlight,” subtitled, “WTF do I keep getting crappy …

2019-06-13: Excited to be going to the IndieWeb Summit in Portland, OR June 29-30, 2019 - …

2019-06-03: Good news! I found the missing roll of toilet paper! Related: Why the f’ is there a roll of …

2019-06-02: Upstream port has sufficient flow. Am concerned about the downstream port’s flow. Oddly, the …

2019-05-30: Um… so this happened.

2019-05-27: Snowflakes everywhere. (╯°□°)╯︵ ┻━┻

2019-05-24: Blackberry sorbet from my blackberry bushes! 😍

2019-05-20: Today’s blackberry haul. Am thinking blackberry ice cream…

2019-05-18: Not so current status.

2019-05-07: “You want to know who lives, who dies, who writes your story.”

2019-05-03: me: “7pm, Friday night at SFO, getting work done. Sure.” him: “Kinda cool to be …

2019-04-25: Naked sheep in my yard! Best lawn mower so far…

2019-04-21: Water flow is looking good. Upstream neighbor was cynical about the level, though. Will know in an …

2019-04-19: Eh? No, your email was not found.

2019-04-15: But somewhere here in between the city walls of dyin’ dreams, I think of death, it must be …

2019-04-08: Dev pro tip in working well with your fellow developers: don’t close other developers’ …

2019-04-03: If this plane goes down, it will be in a flaming ball of irony.

2019-04-02: Yasssss! PerfMattersConf! Check out these sponsors!

2019-03-30: In a desert field of gravel, nature finds a way. #nofilter #exceptwhatthrphonedid

2019-03-29: My laptop has a “bug.” “Well, that’s a new one for me,” says Mom.

2019-03-28: 126 pushups today (no, not in a row), building up from 36 six weeks ago. I haven’t not been …

2019-03-25: A neighbor braced the branch gate. Flow is good now, covers the port.

2019-03-25: This morning’s adventure: set up the checks, open the ports, complain with the neighbors about …

2019-03-23: Today I learned that sheep are really smart: they, too, don’t like grapefruit. Related: …

2019-03-15: One of my favorite mailing lists, have been a reader for years and years xpda.com/junkmail/

2019-03-08: Not my usual view, delighted and grateful to have had it today.

2019-03-03: “Work from anywhere!” I thought, “What a great deal!” “Work any hours …

2019-03-01: docker. 😒 🔥🔥🔥

2019-02-28: Diet done. Down 5% body weight, sugar cravings stopped, clothes fit well, and a lot sick from my …

2019-02-27: 😒 What’s the point of having error messages in the logs if no one looks at the log files?

2019-02-26: Watching yourself being written out of someone else’s history is an interesting experience. …

2019-02-24: So, when a fellow developer starts a request to a team of only women developers with, “hey, …

2019-02-24: Still not used to the broiler on this oven. Worse, no sense of smell to know I was burning my food.

2019-02-24: Mossy! #pdx #pdxne

2019-02-19: $11011.00 - renews at $11/yr. Even less desirable names are “premium.”

2019-02-19: Sun rising over the bay.

2019-02-19: The overhead bin has a seam in the middle, preventing normal sized bags to fit in. There’s a …

2019-02-19: Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more.

2019-02-13: Whoo, that snow. Coming down hard. Might need to put on… a brimmed hat soon. Related: a Great …

2019-02-08: I can think of places I’d rather be.

2019-02-03: I’m about to travel again. I’m attempting to travel lightly. I’m torn about …

2019-02-03: Can one be grateful for hard times and crappy situations? My home life as a kid was difficult. It wasn’t bad, it was difficult. I responded by staying …

2019-02-02: OH: “Sometimes it’s hard to continue to love what you do through all the bad moments.”

2019-01-31:

2019-01-30: OH: “You can’t change what you can tolerate. If you can tolerate it, it won’t …

2019-01-29: Fun asteroid mining fact of the day: m-class asteroids contain platinum-group metals, nickel, …

2019-01-26: So, the only place I have found in the UK that makes a London Fog is… a Starbucks. 😒

2019-01-20: Both of us sick managed to walk to the closest Bone Daddies for ramen. I wish I had ordered a …

2019-01-08: OMG @joshsullivan! You sent me a Field Notes notebook along with the calendar! Thank you! <3

2019-01-07: Micro Monday, we doing this? Oh yes, yes, we are. By following @jwhevans!

2019-01-06: “You been stretching or doing yoga?” “Eh? Why do you ask?” “Because …

2019-01-04: Current status.

2019-01-04: OH: “There’s no such thing as a prototype, it’s all just bad production …

2019-01-02: Wheeeee! GitHub is down. Didn’t want to work today anyway. /me goes to play

2018-12-31: 🎶 A long December and there’s reason to believe maybe this year will be better than the last 🎶

2018-12-31: Micro Monday follow Tim Gray @tgray - he’s talking plasma physics today, “meandering …

2018-12-30: @11ty/eleventy@0.5.4: wanted: {"node":">=8"} (current: …

2018-12-30: Anyone have an extra 2019 field notes pocket size calendar card that would be tossed anyway? Will …

2018-12-29: New neighbors saying hello.

2018-12-29: Only the 29th… plenty of time to finish two more books before the year’s end.

2018-12-23: Am thinking after this, I will go back to a year of no alcohol. It (tawny port in general) tastes …

2018-12-22: I’m starting The Mathematics Lover’s Companion. It recommends reading with a partner, …

2018-12-22: haaaaaaaaaate backerkit.

2018-12-21: 😐

2018-12-16: I wonder if a notebook swap would work… we all send an unused notebook to a central point, …

2018-12-08: An American eating a Swiss breakfast at a French restaurant with a Canadian in Mexico.

2018-12-06: (╯°□°)╯︵ ┻━┻

2018-12-06: Current projects are in javascript, kotlin, java, ruby, python, dart, php, and bash. Now, where does …

2018-12-04: Never underestimate spite as a motivator for genius. Sam Kean, The Disappearing Spoon p 179

2018-11-28: OH: “Not my circus. Not my monkeys.”

2018-11-28: “I wonder whether the baby boomers were as annoyed by our generation 😂” “They were …

2018-11-26: Welp, found The Viking 1914 store in Copenhagen. There goes my notebook budget for next year… …

2018-11-25: How clever of me to set my ssh configuration to ssh-key-only, then let my ssl certs expire when …

2018-11-25: Copenhagen has been delightful! #adventure

2018-11-22: All in one amazing bite at Geranium with @snookca #copenhagen

2018-11-18: Friend sends over a 12 digit number, in 3 groups of 4 numbers, no explanation. I immediately know …

2018-11-18: An amazing Thanksgiving dinner with @snookca and the family. Full on nostalgia and Norman Rockwell …

2018-11-16: OH: “Your ass must be jealous of all the shit coming out of your mouth.” I really want to be …

2018-11-15: Happy OMG IS IT THURSDAY ALREADY?

2018-11-12: Beagle. Sorta.

2018-11-07: Do I know anyone here who lives in Atlanta? Any chance of a micro.blog meetup next Monday evening?

2018-11-05: TIL my parents aren’t fans of my singing Queen at the top of my lungs in their house. Outside seems …

2018-11-03: In a happy place… 🍵 + 📚

2018-11-03: Pretty sure the people upstairs brought in a herd of 🐘🐘🐘 again tonight. The 🐘🐘🐘 start tap dancing …

2018-11-02: OH: “Humans are good at detecting context changes. Computers are not.”

2018-11-01: I cannot lift my arms. ki.tt/181031 5x22

2018-10-30: The country is ripping itself apart. thewalrus.ca/americas-…

2018-10-26: OH: “I think cars are very internet-like, in that they insulate people from the reality of …

2018-10-22: Life, you are incredibly f’ing strange.

2018-10-20: Worth watching and sharing (and voting) - vote.horse

2018-10-19: 🎶 I’m getting no work done today 🎶 ul-ti… mate is on… t.v. 🎶 I’m getting no work done …

2018-10-17: Her “Just get rid of the nerve.” Other her “Do you need it for anything?” …

2018-10-16: “How hard can it be?” 😒

2018-10-15: Nothing quite like working on the same bug for 10 days straight and being no closer to fixing it, to …

2018-10-12: I swear the two ugliest words in the English language are “just” and …

2018-10-11: OH “Interesting. I have a cupcake locked to my head.”

2018-10-09: Pretty sure Google is in cahoots with the oil companies with all the f’ing shitty directions …

2018-10-08: “Today is Canadian Thanksgiving!” “What makes it Canadian Thanksgiving?” …

2018-10-07: This is fine. No, no it isn’t, not really. Some of it is. Yes.

2018-10-04: You know when you have a non-slow-acting niacin tablet, and your body does that full-on, raging …

2018-10-02: Okay, for this one moment, take a peek at twitter… but only this tweet…

2018-10-01: 5:00p boss: “Hey, Kitt, what’s the status of this blocker? I’d like to update the …

2018-09-28: Does the Apple Series 4 watch display three emoji on the same line, or does it wrap after two as …

2018-09-26: Created autostash cac1ca7a git is telling me something…

2018-09-26: Showered, made crap tea, learned about using ref nodes in (the not really delightful, but …

2018-09-24: Current status (a.k.a. this song is playing non-stop, on repeat, at loud volumes in my head): …

2018-09-22: Sometimes, I think I should stop eating salads by the half gallon, but then I calculate the …

2018-09-21: Exciting Friday night plans: long talk with Dad! #winning

2018-09-16: First new @apple laptop in 3 years and what the hell happened? Why is the MagSafe gone (it saved …

2018-09-15: Barebones ActivityPub server in Node.js/Express by @darius github.com/dariusk/e… It powers …

2018-09-14: Finished On Tyranny, Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century by Timothy Snyder yesterday, flipped …

2018-09-14: I woke up this morning. The older I am, the more this amazes me, and the more I am grateful for …

2018-09-12: All the talk of the iPhone XS, er, excess tennis, and yet, my SE is still chugging away… …

2018-09-11: Well, I have me a new job, so there’s that.

2018-09-07: Consistently, time and time again for years, I need those first six slow minutes to warm up on a …

2018-09-05: Tomorrow is #xoxofest. I am excited, even as my anxiety levels increase. Cause and effect?

2018-08-30: “There is nothing new: all things are both familiar and short-lived.” - Marcus Aurelius, …

2018-08-30: Reading through conversations here, I love how they veer off into unrelated topics and side channels …

2018-08-30: I have hiked myself out. Unrelated, these are the best survey markers I’ve found.

2018-08-29: Oh… there’s a backside.

2018-08-29: TIL a fourth cousin of mine is an orthopedic surgeon.

2018-08-26: “If your life was a book, what would you want your next sentence to be?” And then she found the …

2018-08-17: When life gives you lemons, respond with raspberries and a twist of lime.

2018-08-16: Women peeing on seats + said women not cleaning up after themselves + subsequent women not going …

2018-08-15: Okay, yes, Hawaii, you are lovely tonight. #nofilter

2018-08-15: Whoo! @hankchizljaw is here! Next up, encourage more posting.

2018-08-14: Aw yisssssssss. Bob just wrote his first HTML. Old dogs, new tricks and all that. F— yeah!

2018-08-13: Well this is an experience, building a website for a quirky octogenarian friend to use. If I …

2018-08-13: Oh, hot damn, no MTA is installed by default on Ubuntu 18. This makes me irrationally happy.

2018-08-13: Okay, where were we now? Bueller?

2018-08-06: Thank you, Oak, for your shade. May your roots hold the ground for another 300 years.

2018-08-02: Micro Monday on a Thursday - I’m loving @andreww’s chronicles of Paxton’s Work Day …

2018-07-31: I f’ing hurt. Unrelated, the coneflowers (echinacea) are lovely today.

2018-07-30: Welcome to micro.blog, @susanjrobertson! So excited you’re here!

2018-07-30:

2018-07-28: Just in case I forgot I was in Portland, the neighborhood cats come out to greet me. I have not …

2018-07-28: Blueberries and peaches. A good picking day! Yay, Portland!

2018-07-27: Just posted my @xoxo intro describing myself (name, pronouns, location, and current project), and …

2018-07-25: Let the Grand Adventure begin!

2018-07-23: But here we are.

2018-07-21: “Everything is only for a day, both that which remembers and that which is remembered.” …

2018-07-19: Configuring virtual machines: not really what I expected to be doing tonight on this project.

2018-07-19: Nope, still don’t like coffee.

2018-07-17: We had Hokusai’s Great Wave in green tea ice cream tonight.

2018-07-16: Oh, I have been waiting for micro Monday for nearly a week now! @sexyhermit for his view-on-run …

2018-07-15: Today had a few difficult moments. Overall, however, it was a good NYC day.

2018-07-13: Heading to NYC tomorrow. Anyone up for breakfast 🍩 brunch 🍣 lunch 🍕coffee ☕️ tea 🍵? How about paper …

2018-07-12: Cheat day e’ry day.

2018-07-12: Currently playing the m.b whack-a-mole follow game: Start with @manton, select an account from his …

2018-07-12: My Gen1 collection is now complete! A group of regulars helped us on an EX raid, hopping out of the …

2018-07-12: The Lady Astronaut of Mars novelette by Mary Robinette Kowal

2018-07-10: Accessibility for Teams a ‘quick-start’ guide for embedding accessibility and inclusive design …

2018-07-09: Following @cheri’s weekend read post, I finished The Art of Stillness by Pico Iyer today. …

2018-07-09: Last week’s non-fiction reads: 📚 Hope in the Dark by Rebecca Solnit, worth reading, …

2018-07-08: What Happens When a Computer Runs Your Life - done “right” you experience the world and …

2018-07-05: Dying! mobile.twitter.com/hashtag/s… 😂

2018-07-04: “Let’s read a book together.” “Nah, you read faster than I do.” …

2018-07-04: My most frequently visited Wikipedia page these last few weeks: List of Fallacies

2018-07-03: To Pencil or To Pen, That is the Question... All my college notes were in pencil. All my college homework was done in pencil, too. Contrasting …

2018-07-03: /me turns predictive text back off

2018-06-29: Ugh. I ate too many cupcakes. I didn’t think that was possible, tbh.

2018-06-28: How do I have four copies of Gregory Hays’ translation of Mediations, and not a single copy …

2018-06-28: SQUEEE corgi-button.glitch.me and oh boy good dog dog.ceo/dog-api/

2018-06-27: Finished The Genius Within by David Adam. Rated “Fun Read” - I enjoyed it, but am unsure …

2018-06-27: Rule one of attending graduation ceremonies: always bring a book.

2018-06-27: You cannot spit in the plates and then demand your dinner. …

2018-06-24: Morning’s hike.

2018-06-20: yawn morning. stretch what did I miss? Oh. Oh f—. World, WTF?

2018-06-17: I confused a lot of people by looking down instead of up at the Rijksmuseum library. I do that well, …

2018-06-14: Morning ritual in a foreign city: walk to new coffee shop, enjoy the views.

2018-06-13: Canal in Amsterdam, still surprisingly light at 2255. Have enjoyed these past two days, conference …

2018-06-11: Hello, Amsterdam!

2018-06-10: Not a penny.

2018-06-09: “Let it go already.” “Mom, I let it go eight months ago.” Family drama. …

2018-06-08: Ending today’s work on an upswing with a nice sunset and a tiny taste of Glendalough 13, which …

2018-06-07: Finished Draft No. 4, On the Writing Process by John McPhee, a fantastic read about writing …

2018-06-07: Whoo! It’s live! Current best practices for web images, oodles of practical tips for …

2018-06-07: Finished On Bullshit by Harry G. Frankfurt. An essay on what bullshit is, and what it isn’t, …

2018-06-07: Progression.

2018-06-06: This will do nicely.

2018-06-05: I have two broken toes on the same foot and I would like to say, airports are not designed for the …

2018-06-04: Went to Smith Teamaker this afternoon and tried a flight of new-for-me teas: an oolong, a …

2018-06-04: So… WWDC? This is a thing? Kidding. Did they announce better Maps integration such that Siri …

2018-06-03: The first warm day of Portland yesterday, we are back to chilly today.

2018-05-29: Yassssssss. #pdx

2018-05-28: Are you already following @vasta? How about @smokey? @seishonagon? Ok, @eli? Yes? Wait, I …

2018-05-28: Too early for this. Why does recording a podcast episode as a guest make me nervous? I’m …

2018-05-27: My new reading lists: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hugo… and www.ila.org/initiativ… - I am …

2018-05-27: Heading back to Portland (OR) on Tuesday. I’m looking forward to being able to walk everywhere …

2018-05-25: I am reminded, yet again, that “what’s old to you is new to someone else” is true …

2018-05-24: My #imagecon2018 talk, Beyond Resizing, The Image Performance Checklist, transcript and slides are …

2018-05-23: TFW you realize you can’t figure out how to automate a change, and need to paste a string into …

2018-05-21: Morning run.

2018-05-20: I appreciate when coffee places have good tea selections. Copa Vida in Old Town Pasadena has a great …

2018-05-19:

2018-05-19: “Do we know the weight of a neutrino?” “Which one? And no.” 😂

2018-05-18: Oh, such a nostalgically happy place! But let’s be honest, it was its own kind of torture. …

2018-05-16: OH “There’s something about an old Jewish lady talking about Biggie Smalls with some level of …

2018-05-15: Checking out Jameson Brown in Pasadena with @snookca. Still wish I liked coffee. #stillnope

2018-05-14: I am incredibly grateful for this community.

2018-05-13: Of all the holidays that could crush me, this was not the one I expected to succeed.

2018-05-12: Started reading one of my grandfather’s books on logic. Second deductive example was an …

2018-05-11:

2018-05-10: ”… developed a strong and scalable test strategy, which allowed them to create over 40k …

2018-05-10: Example of a scorpion in black lighting, for @macgenie and her nephew.

2018-05-09: I learned my lesson. #scorpion

2018-05-09: A happy note for @modernlittleme, Mom continues to accept my bribes for cooking time in her kitchen. …

2018-05-08: Close enough.

2018-05-08: First time in almost a decade, Mom is letting me cook in her kitchen. I had to promise green tea …

2018-05-08: Just stepped barefoot on a scorpion while on the way to the bathroom. I don’t know which of us …

2018-05-07: “Kip has heard this before, the accusation of optimism, which he patiently refutes with …

2018-05-06: Today’s adventuring included ice cream sandwiches, hugs from Mom, migraine sagas, sage advice, …

2018-05-05: You are awesome. You. Yes, you.

2018-05-02: TIL 1. All California residents are eligible for a Los Angeles Public Library card, and 2. All …

2018-05-02: SQUEEEEEEEEEE!

2018-05-01: First rule of arguing: when you win, stop talking.

2018-04-30: This Micro Monday Monday Monday moves much too slowly. Speeding things up this week… …

2018-04-29: Things are looking up! Or maybe just I am…

2018-04-28: If you have the choice between being lucky and being good, choose lucky. #everytime

2018-04-28: “If you care about the outcome, failure hurts. Walk towards the fear to find the good things, …

2018-04-28: Words of wisdom from Regina Dugan The odds don’t matter. If it is important enough, fight the …

2018-04-28: “Be curious before being critical.”

2018-04-28: At the Caltech Women’s Network Summit. Finally, not the only woman in the room.

2018-04-28: That moment when you realize those small intimacies you shared with him, he shared with others. They …

2018-04-27: I will never ever understand people who walk away from their unlocked computers in coffee shops. …

2018-04-27: Waves!

2018-04-26: I think we are doing the cat chin rubbing pictures today, so here, a picture of my rubbing …

2018-04-26: Am excited about my next project! Has been a while since I’ve been this excited… …

2018-04-25:

2018-04-24: Hello, Los Angeles!

2018-04-23: Laughing! Just had an alarm go off to remind myself to put a book on hold at the library - a book I …

2018-04-23: Monday, Monday, why hast thou visited us again so soon? I shall make the best of the day by micro …

2018-04-21: 8 pages into reading Espresso Coffee, the Science of Quality and the second page falls out of the …

2018-04-19: Love @dietervds’ security newsletter. So many good (read: scary) articles about the previous …

2018-04-19: Once more into the breach…

2018-04-18: If my insurance company really cared, would they send an email with a teaser, or put the information …

2018-04-18: Lot EEEEEEEEEEEAT

2018-04-17: Gave another talk tonight on improving image performance for the web. A relief to be done, time for …

2018-04-17: Interesting timing happening today.

2018-04-17: “My dad was a doodler, he taught me how to draw.” @draplin - my dad taught me about …

2018-04-16: Hey, it is Monday, also known as Let’s All Follow @rosemaryorchard Day here on Micro Monday!

2018-04-15: Hrrrrrm… timeline caching issues FTL

2018-04-15: Sigh. It is a touch screen, not a punch screen, and all of the ones on the back of plane seats …

2018-04-14: Okay, the best part of this restaurant might just be the heated seats of the Toto Washlet. 🚽 🤔

2018-04-14: Unsure what to do when my usual soothing mechanisms fail me. 😒

2018-04-13: Okay, yes, I finally understand the appeal of being able to see @-replies only when you follow both …

2018-04-12: Order has been restored.

2018-04-12: What am I doing here? No idea! But my talk is done, so time to enjoy the rest of imagecon.com

2018-04-12: T-2

2018-04-11: Well, at least there are four again.

2018-04-11: TFW you realize you forgot your presentation remote control, and your talk is in 19 hours.

2018-04-11: Please do the needful.

2018-04-10: Okay, this restaurant is just messing with me now. #simpsons

2018-04-10: What is going on here? #therearefourlights

2018-04-10: Few notice what’s underneath their feet.

2018-04-09: TIL that two white spaces at the end of a line in markdown will render a br element in the html. …

2018-04-09: Micro Monday again? Hot damn! Let’s all follow @shinypb! Mark is one of those wonderful people …

2018-04-08: chrome://dns/ 🤔

2018-04-08: Preparing myself for a Sunday morning trouncing.

2018-04-07: TIL about lily moths via twitter.com/ChappellT… see also …

2018-04-07: I often consider a new tea pot, but this one works so well, and doubles as a measuring cup, so no …

2018-04-06: A Title Nine ad on caniuse.com - this delights me more than it probably should.

2018-04-05: Lunch.

2018-04-04: Finished reading The Cruel Prince by Holly Black. If you’re a fan of Faerie fiction, give this …

2018-04-04: A story I’m writing has a scene with the protagonist reflecting on a number of emotionally …

2018-04-04: Last night I learned that walking down 50 flights of stairs takes just under 9 minutes, that 99% of …

2018-04-03: Getting ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ right takes some effort in Markdown…

2018-04-03: “How painful can it be?” “It’s like a sunburn being scratched by a cat, a cat-scratched …

2018-04-03: Well, it was fun while it lasted…

2018-04-03: Horizontal Control.

2018-04-02: Hot Black Coffee in Toronto makes a good chai latte, too. Having a grand time here so far today with …

2018-04-02: Micro Monday so soon? Have you seen @pip’s pics? Wow! Not @pip’s pic:

2018-03-31: Finished It’s Even Worse Than You Think by David Cay Johnston. I’d like to say it’s …

2018-03-30: Went for a run today, twice as far as my current normal distance. Felt good, I’m happy to be …

2018-03-26: Pssst. Micro Monday. Let’s all follow @fionavoss :)

2018-03-26: Came home from Hawaii with a plumeria stalk. Finally planted it. Here’s hoping I can keep a …

2018-03-25: Well, this should be a short list…

2018-03-24: Going full-on kid comfort food tonight, with tapioca pudding.

2018-03-22: Should one thank the kids for doing their chores or cleaning up after themselves? Seems weird to me …

2018-03-20: Sick days spent actually sick suck.

2018-03-19: Today’s experiment was egg bite sous vide. Too much chili pepper meant I wasn’t …

2018-03-19: Micro Monday reco: @vanessa - I am excited about their web adventuring here! Unrelated: ice.

2018-03-19: I wish I liked Field Notes’ notebooks’ bindings. These covers are lovely. …

2018-03-18: I’ve managed to follow enough people who post regularly on m.b. that I’m starting to …

2018-03-16: I shall title this one, “Coffee Addiction.”

2018-03-15: Hrrrmmmmm… frustrating first impression. :(

2018-03-15: Well, this one had doors. 🚁

2018-03-15: I suspect a cover-up for Harry Dresden’s “borrowing” of Sue.

2018-03-15: Happy making instead, a beluga whale. :)

2018-03-15: TIL you have to have a workout on a day in order for the exercise to count towards the Activity Move …

2018-03-14: Sound you don’t want to hear at an aquarium: dripping water. #shedd

2018-03-13: Started reading Conspiracy by Ryan Holiday. The descriptions of Thiel’s and Denton’s …

2018-03-13: Canyon Diablo meteorite at the #AdlerPlanetarium

2018-03-12: Talking About My Tribe There, Missy As I sat in a stall, two women walked in, talking loudly about Matt’s recent wedding, and, …

2018-03-12: Micro Monday! Follow @patrickrhone and not just here, see also books, website.

2018-03-12: Forever and ever the Sears Tower. #tiles #lookdown

2018-03-11: “Just look, LOOK, look into the chocolate souls of these apples. Do they not say, ‘Eat …

2018-03-11: Tomorrow’s adventure in the distance. #shedd #adler #happymaking

2018-03-10: “An outlet would be nice. There’s this one.” “That one’s …

2018-03-08: Upgrading to ios11 so that I can use Sunlit. Hold my hand.

2018-03-07: Finished You Need A Budget by Jesse Mecham. Rated “Life Changing,” let me buy you a …

2018-03-07: Thank you @FatGeisha @kulturnation @jw @derekpeden! @herself, it is a Sheaffer, the least expensive …

2018-03-07: Okay, first ever fountain pen. So, uh, how do I get the ink to start flowing? /ping @d0gc0w

2018-03-07: Well poop. Time to seriously consider upgrading… 🤔

2018-03-06: Success!

2018-03-05: Is five o’clock somewhere.

2018-03-04: We crack me up.

2018-03-03: Papakolea Beach, where the sand is green from olivine. #greensand #greensandbeach

2018-03-03: There. Is. A. Pokegym. At. The. Southern-most. Point. Of. The. United. States. Yellow has it.

2018-03-03: For the record, you can coast for 32 miles from Volcano Village to mile marker 60, on 11 in Hawaii.

2018-03-02: Into the lava tuuuuuuuuuube!

2018-03-01: 35 minutes down, 45 minutes up, steep enough to wonder “omg what was I thinking?” both …

2018-02-28: Hello, Hilo.

2018-02-27: You know that thing, the “do something every day that scares you” thing? Well, I have …

2018-02-27: Current status, just before the adventure most likely to make me bring it back up.

2018-02-26: Still Monday! Yay timezones! Microoooo Monday follow reco from me this week is @eli - just check out …

2018-02-26: Survey marker at the top of Diamond Head, Oahu, Hawaii.

2018-02-25: Clearance at center 13 feet.

2018-02-25: We are wondering how much these houses cost… 🤔 okay, no we aren’t really pondering …

2018-02-24: Okay, you’re standing at a light, and notice the person in front of you has a melanoma on his …

2018-02-23: Sure.

2018-02-23: OH: “In this case, the bumper sticker is wrong. it really is the destination, not the …

2018-02-23: Okay, I know I have a larger personal space than most, but this takes the cake. The bag edging in …

2018-02-23: Oooooooof.

2018-02-22: White tea.

2018-02-21: Finished The Girl In the Spider’s Web by David Lagercrantz. Rated “don’t read, …

2018-02-21: All this talk about pens… behold, the one true pen. #papermate #writebros #blueonly

2018-02-20: Looking up, from last year.

2018-02-19: Today’s fire alarm testing was a complete success.

2018-02-19: Finished Broken River by J. Robert Lennon, recommended a couple weeks ago by @patrickrhone. I …

2018-02-18: Broke my first rule of alcohol tonight, “Never drink alone.” Y’all are here, …

2018-02-18: Made this one. Still don’t have the night-owl pin. #crackingmeup

2018-02-18: Incoming.

2018-02-17: Commencing in 3… 2…

2018-02-17: Well that was a miss.

2018-02-16: Board, and not bored.

2018-02-15: Using coffee as a medicine was a terrible idea. Confirmed with Mom and Dad that coffee doesn’t …

2018-02-14: Okay, can’t stop laughing at this poor puppy. www.reddit.com/r/funny/c…

2018-02-14: Oh. Right. Lent begins today.

2018-02-13: 😒

2018-02-12: “Gradually, then all at once.” Falling asleep. Falling in love. Falling into bankruptcy. Aging. What …

2018-02-12: at is my favorite unix command.

2018-02-11: I keep trying these drinks, macchiato, cortado, latte, espresso, and all I’m finding is sour …

2018-02-11: “It’s the not knowing that makes it interesting.”

2018-02-11: That moment when you realize you can’t win, and never could have.

2018-02-10: Reading this morning’s tea leaves. #casestudy #pdx

2018-02-09: Yes, Portland adventures are going along nicely…

2018-02-08: Salt & Straw! Salt & Straw! This was dinner.

2018-02-08: Animating Life, the story of Portland’s local Laika.

2018-02-07: Finished How To Be Bored by Eva Hoffman. Rated “Worth reading” ki.tt/bk180206 📚

2018-02-07: Sweet sweet conversation swipe view. Thanks, @manton! #iosapp

2018-02-07: You put your right foot in, you put your right foot out… 🎶 #pdxcarpet

2018-02-06: Every once in a long while, I manage a good picture while the car is going 60 mph along a country …

2018-02-06: Oh, the number of times I’ve bitten my tongue here is surprising and delightful. Figuratively, …

2018-02-05: “Oh, you go first, I will follow in your footsteps.” He then proceeds to take two giant …

2018-02-05: I love that my micro.blog timeline includes @-replies to people I don’t follow (yet). So many …

2018-02-05: Micro Monday! Can’t miss with @cygnoir!

2018-02-04: OH: “My apologies if you get throw under the bus for this.”

2018-02-04: Breakfast was a fight over who wouldn’t get the last crepe - “You have it.” …

2018-02-03: Spices.

2018-02-03: Newly returned to the glasses thing. Forgot they do this in winter when you walk indoors.

2018-02-02: Finished The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller. Rated “Strongly Recommended” …

2018-02-02: Step four: burn the unsweetened almond milk, forget the honey, add too much pepper, drink it anyway. …

2018-02-02: Step three: vanilla and a smidge of almond milk. Mix.

2018-02-02: Step two: the rest of the spices: ginger, cinnamon… /cc @donmelton

2018-02-02: Step one, turmeric.

2018-02-02: The disadvantage of making one’s own bolognese sauce is the “stir periodically” …

2018-02-01: I’m speaking at ImageCon on April 12th, and just realized, I’m the first speaker …

2018-02-01: 47.

2018-02-01: OH: “shibas are cool because you’re emulating a cat on dog hardware”

2018-01-31: Editing CSS on CodePen, then including the CSS here via the micro.blog theming “Edit CSS” results in …

2018-01-31: No, everything is not going to be okay. …

2018-01-31: Looks good, tastes awful. Not all adventures are good, but even the bad ones can make good stories.

2018-01-30: Finished The Salt Line by Holly Goddard Jones. Rated “Fan - read if you’re a fan of the …

2018-01-30: OH: “youtube is a strange and amazing place”

2018-01-30: Latest No, You Go podcast episode is out! Getting started and following through…

2018-01-29: Let’s just say I am on the wrong land mass at this moment, shall we?

2018-01-29: The cookbook I started using has Himalayan salt in all the recipes. Every. One. I couldn’t …

2018-01-28: Meanwhile…

2018-01-27: I have had better ideas than making butternut squash soups while approaching drunk, but not many.

2018-01-27: Updating my on-hold domains’ SPF TXT records to “v=spf1 -all” - ‘this domain …

2018-01-26: Raspberry cheesecake, looked more like red velvet cheesecake, tbh.

2018-01-26: Yeeeeeeeeaaaaaah, no.

2018-01-25: Traverse.

2018-01-24: Finished This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance by Jonathan Evison. Rated “Fan” …

2018-01-24: Never ro-sham away what you’ve already won.

2018-01-24: Not. A. Fan.

2018-01-23: Finished Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption by Stephen King. Rated “Strongly …

2018-01-23: Can’t say this is something I’ve really missed, but maybe a little.

2018-01-22: Finally moved ki.tt over and added SSL. That was years in the doing.

2018-01-22: My mom just gave me an “I know, right?!” 😒

2018-01-22: 🌊 at the Louvre.

2018-01-22: Mmmmmmmmicro Mmmmmmonday Monday Monday! @ijk is my first Micro Monday recommendation. Can you tell …

2018-01-21: Ooooooo! Just found the edit hold, suspend hold for X weeks feature in Libby! Pushed a few books out …

2018-01-21: Why does my mom keep recommending to me books where one of the spouses has recently died? /me shakes …

2018-01-21: Minimal circles to survive the day.

2018-01-20: Finished A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman. Rated “Recommended” ki.tt/bk180120 - It …

2018-01-19: There was zero chance I was going to win this Skipbo game with this stack. My stock pile order was …

2018-01-19: Friday night excitement: writing Service Worker tutorials! #livingthehighlife #andlovingit

2018-01-19: 32 items on the to-do list, and motivation to do none of them. 😒

2018-01-19: Finished Beloved by Toni Morrison. Rated “Recommended” ki.tt/bk180118 - How had I not …

2018-01-18: Three days since I last finished a book. Time to hunker down and finish this next one. #priorities

2018-01-18: Today’s lunch, Kris’ Curry recipe.

2018-01-18: This week’s “omg I am so outside of my comfort zone” task is perfmattersconf.com …

2018-01-16: Ugh. Email spam starting back up again. It’s like a spammer was shut down a short while ago …

2018-01-16: Finished Dollars and Sense by Dan Ariely and Jeff Kreisler. Strongly recommended ki.tt/bk180115 📚

2018-01-16: Never enough beagle pictures.

2018-01-15: Whoo! How to Build a Serverless Blog on CodePen! My first big project for CodePen! …

2018-01-14: The Memory Tree ki.tt/bk180114 📚

2018-01-14: Watched Blade Runner 2049 yesterday, watched The Foreigner day before. More movies than I normally …

2018-01-12: Finished Girls Made of Snow and Glass - next up, Dollars and Sense by Ariely and Kreisler

2018-01-12: I did not know that PlannerCon is a thing. officialplannercon.com

2018-01-04: Standing in front of the heater, I am finally warm. Hi, #portland!

2017-12-23: There’s a guy here blowing his whistle nonstop. Small people given a little bit of power and …

2017-12-20: Me: “I should be working.” Mom: “We all make choices.” Me: …

2017-12-19: I see MIT’s “drinking from the firehose” and roll my eyes. Yeah, yeah, yeah. Been …

2017-12-19: I don’t think I’ll reach 100 books read for the year. I’m at 92 now, and reading …

2017-12-18: If you need help boarding a plane, you need help deplaning. Don’t block the other 120 …

2017-12-15: Retail shopping on a Friday? Ugh. No.

2017-12-15: Ladder

2017-12-15: Lemons from the north.

2017-12-15: Walking through the grandparents house with contractors is emotionals. Want a home, am frustrated …

2017-12-03: Gave up, turned on the heat in the apartment. Despite many layers of clothing, hands too cold to …

2017-11-30: Okay then, here we go.