Category Archives: Holidays

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 🤔 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 12/24/2017

Worship team 🙂 Sunday the Advent Orchestra had its performance. I thought it turned out well. By that point my tone was pretty good, and I hit most of the notes cleanly. And the songs took turns getting stuck in … 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 12/3/2017

Project generator 🙂 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 🤔 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 😕 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 😕 I progressed about a millimeter. Sometimes when my online … Continue reading

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Update for 4/16/2017

Life updates Life maintenance – Last week was mostly spent catching up on life from the week before–grocery shopping, laundering, library book returning, and napping. Easter – Easter was good. Friday – I had Good Friday off work, as usual, … Continue reading

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Update for 4/9/2017

Life updates Work – In the middle of last week my boss pulled me into the rather large project of reorganizing our typesetting file archive, and that took over my life for several days, including Saturday. It was kind of … Continue reading

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