I hate when I get materials ready for a project, only to spend the available time doing silly things like planning. Measure once, cut twice (at least that’s how it seems to work lately). I once built a level yard from a sloped one, complete with a three foot high, 80 foot wide brick wall.… Continue reading Planning is Such a Pain
My place of employment pushed through an upgrade to Microsoft Office 2013 recently. I spent much of the day loading, reloading, rebooting, sighing, and changing settings. During this process, something occurred to me. While some of my coworkers had real difficulties, I was merely inconvenienced. As well, many had difficulty in getting used to the… Continue reading ‘Upgrading’
I went fishing today for the first time in quite a while. It makes me think of hunting, in that both share an interesting quality. You get credit for doing something while, really, you are doing nothing. Surprisingly relaxing.
OK, now the break is really over. I have been engaged in a variety of distracting pursuits of late. So I haven’t really had the time to wade into all the ridiculous murk warping the collective mind of the world. Also, I’m lazy. So I shall be mounting my high horse soon, ready to give… Continue reading This Time, I Mean It