Category Archives: Books

Update for 1/14/2017

Productivity πŸ™„ My laziness at home is being stubborn, so I’m going to start using my productivity tricks, like microtasks (just do one small thing to get started) and implementation intentions (like “When I get home, I will immediately start … Continue reading

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Update for 1/7/2017

I think my brain was still on vacation last week. Life outside of work was very disorganized and procrastinatory. It seems like all I did was shop online and research and sleep. New Year’s Eve 😜 I spent New Year’s … Continue reading

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Update for 12/31/2017

Christmas Highlights from my Christmas vacation, part 2. I was with my family at our annual gathering at our parents’ house. Sunday πŸ€” Sunday morning we visited an Episcopal church we’d visited the previous year. It was just the liturgical … Continue reading

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Update for 12/17/2017

Project generator 😎 After months of research and distractions, I’ve finally achieved a first release of this software. I present to you generator-python-cmd v0.1.0! I’ve even posted it on npm for other Node.js users to find. It’s an alpha release, … Continue reading

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Update for 12/10/2017

Project generator πŸ™‚ I am millimeters from the first alpha release. Basically I just have to determine what goes in the release notes. After the release and submitting it to npmΒ for others to use, I’m going to take an official … Continue reading

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Update for 12/3/2017

Project generator πŸ™‚ I actually worked on this a bit. I’m very close to the first alpha release. Books 😎 While I make my way through Yudkowsky’s Rationality, I’m tacking on Bonhoeffer’s God Is in the Manger. It’s a devotional … Continue reading

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Update for 11/26/2017

Okay, last week was pretty crammed again. I think I need to start shortening these updates so they’re easier to write. Books πŸ€” I finished Nick Bostrom’s Superintelligence. Here’s the gist. These are issues I intend to take seriously. After … Continue reading

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Update for 11/12/2017

“Last” week was an interesting one. It took me all the next week to figure out how to write about it. So these events are from Nov 5-11, two weeks before the time I’m posting. I’ll post this week’s update … Continue reading

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Update for 11/5/2017

Life management πŸ˜• Well, thanks to my continuing irregular sleep and poor time management, my life is feeling even more stalled. But I’m still experimenting to find solutions. Project generator πŸ˜• I progressed about a millimeter. Sometimes when my online … Continue reading

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Update for 10/29/2017

This week I’m trying to be briefer, especially since the update is already so late. Worship team πŸ™‚ I’ve been moved from piano to synth for at least the next few months. We have too many pianists. At first I … Continue reading

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