This is how the morning is going. I feel the same way, computer.
Nausicaä is the greatest hero of all time. Better than any Jedi or Marvel mensch. Don’t @ me.
I have been learning French via Duolingo and Pimsleur audio lessons. I am halfway through the fourth Pimsleur course and have been doing just about one lesson a day like they prescribe. That puts me at about 145 lessons. I started to watch a movie in French. It opened with some women talking to each […]
A family first! We all made it up and down Hogsback in one piece. Harry thinks turning is boring so he just crashes when he reaches peak speed.
After my third annual attempt to switch to Dvorak it has finally “stuck”. By “stuck” I mean I’m stuck in Dvorak because I’ve screwed up my Qwerty so bad that I can’t switch back and be productive. At this point I think it’s mostly a geek status thing since there’s no hard evidence there’s any […]
I am obsessed with mechanical watches and I blame Apple. I would have happily walked around watchless for the rest of my life had my interest not been piqued. Funny enough, I have no interest in Apple’s horological offerings. Great Grandpa’s Ball Pocket Watch Ball Watch Co. didn’t make any watches but instead devised a […]
The watch had been hanging there under the glass for just about a year. It was given to me the Christmas before by grandpa. It belonged to his father before him. He told me he had it serviced once and it had worked but it does not wind anymore and certainly does not run. I […]