Category Archives: Social life

Update for 3/17/2019

Experimental literature πŸ€” My goal in this project is to create a list of experimental works and links to other such lists. I’m basing the organization on a collection of scholarly essays, The Routledge Companion to Experimental Literature. I got … Continue reading

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Update for 2/10/19

Programming πŸ™‚ I planned out this month’s software development project. I’m feeling pretty good about its modest goals. At the end of the month I want to end up with a basic procedure for my programming projects, along with a … Continue reading

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Update for 11/4/2018

Music 😎 I tuned in to Jacob Collier’s livestream on Monday and found out he’s going on tour next year, and he’ll be in Chicago again. Unlike earlier this year when I found out about his Chicago concert only hours … Continue reading

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Update for 10/28/2018

Welcome to my (overly long) weekly update, where I review my activities on my personal projects and other life events from the previous week and preview my upcoming plans. People πŸ™‚ Last weekend I drove to Wisconsin to visit my … Continue reading

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Update for 10/21/2018

Politics πŸ€” Sunday Tim and I finished watching Active Measures (Hulu, transcript), a documentary about Russian interference in other countries’ politics. Of course, it was mostly about Trump. It fleshed out some of the info I’d been reading online and … Continue reading

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Update for 10/14/2018

Futurism πŸ€” The futurism group met on Tuesday, and our topic was gaming and culture. For once it was a topic I was familiar with. We talked about the benefits and drawbacks of video games, PC vs console games, and … Continue reading

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Update for 9/16/2018

People πŸ™‚ My brother Michael’s visit continued on Sunday. He was in town to see the head priest of their new church plant get ordained. I tagged along and got to see my old work friend and his family, who … Continue reading

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Update for 9/9/2018

Life maintenance πŸ™‚ It’s been a little over a month since I moved, and I still haven’t unpacked. But my furniture is in place, and now I’ve moved my boxes out of the middle of the living room and into … Continue reading

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Update for 7/29/2018

Life maintenance Moving in a hurry is not fun. It’s even less fun when you’re trying to save money by doing it yourself. And when the schedules of the parties involved are clashing. And when your knowledge of the situation … Continue reading

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Update for 4/1/2018

Music πŸ™„ To continue from last time, I was able to record from my MIDI keyboard to LMMS. But LMMS doesn’t have a way to export MIDI files. Something about the trickiness of the bass loops. But there is an … Continue reading

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