Since returning to Win 10 I've been exploring Cortana and Edge. I guess the older I get, the more I like to get more done with less effort. It's called being organized. Also, using whatever tech helps to make life fun and easier. So far Chrome is still my main browser. But Edge is creeping... Continue Reading →
Nothing too special. Just a shot I took not too long ago. Someday books like this will be a memory. Probably not too far away.
It's 2006 and I'm 44 years old. 44 is an unlucky number for the Chinese. At least, for those who believe in the I Ching. Hexagram 44 is a time where temptation and darkness can cause real danger. I used to consult the I Ching pretty much daily when I was a lot younger. By... Continue Reading →
I’ve had this problem, one that started early into adulthood. The problem is that there is music I love that I cannot bear. Be it in the background at a supermarket, on the radio, with friends, on my own, this music always brings me to tears. Not tears due to the content, it’s something else, something that is so deep in me I never could quite pinpoint it. It’s not a feeling I have about anything else, no matter how much I love, have loved, or how terribly important it has been in my life. It’s Simon and Garfunkel. I have not even owned any of their albums on CD, as the music they made began stirring me to tears way back in the days of vinyl. Why?
I missed the sixties, they were before my time, but I did not miss the aftermath, the music was still in the…
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Continuing on with my "most representative" tune of the year since I was born, 1963 sees a change in pop music. Production is becoming a bit more complex and calculated. This #1 top single is a good example of carefully crafted production. There are many good tunes in the top 100 for this year. It... Continue Reading →
I signed up for deviant art many years ago. After retrieving my PW I'm good to go. This time I'm just testing to see if you can hyperlink to images like you can at, say, Flickr. It's fun to do new things on the web. This isn't actually new but going back to deviant art... Continue Reading →