Author: George Burgyan

Testing and deployments

One of the things that happens with software shops is you wind up in a bi-modal situation with testing and deployments for the most post. If, like Amazon, you have a very low bar for a deployment you wind up in a scenario where...

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Oh no! A mouse!

Last night there was a bit of a commotion as the kitties were acting strange. Eventually, Alice emerged with a mouse in her mouth. (Didn’t go for the kill though) It was somewhere in or around the Florida room. The kitties...

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More baby birdies

Last year we had a brood of barn swallows that got born in… well… our barn. Today as I was going out the front door I heard a sound from the holly bush that’s in front of the bedrooom. Here’s what I saw!...

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Restring. Finally.

It’s been a bit of time since I got my guitar. Yesterday I finally stuck a new set of string on it. These are some Elixer strings I picked up from Amazon. I have to say that somehow the new strings sound so much better. I...

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Big boy bed time

After a bunch of time, 46 years if I do the math (yes, I did the math because I don’t remember), I decided to get a king-sized bed. The queen-sized has gotten small. Or perhaps my expectations have gotten bigger. I grew up with...

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The view from the front

Almost every time I leave the house I look out and think how dang fortunate I am to live right where I live. It’s my own little hollow that we own. Just a little bit of paradise I think.

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Thumbs

A year and a half ago I was in the motorcycle accident I wrote about back then. A driver decided that a stop sign didn’t apply to her and came into my path. Time passed. My bike got fixed. I moved. Today I got a call from...

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