Category: Just Me

Subscription Software

The general thought from most of the internet is that the very idea of subscription software is vile. For some reason, I’m not in that same camp. I have a couple of different bits of software that I pay for as I go and...

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More on the chopping block

Does anyone out there want a Sony FDR-AX53 or a GoPro Hero 4 Black? The Sony was replaced by a Panasonic GH5 and the GoPro by a Sony FDR-X3000. The Sony will come with 3 batteries and an extra charger. The GoPro comes with a...

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Back to work

It’s been half a month since I worked. It’s always a jarring experience to get back to the grind from a vacation. Of course, the vacation I had was a very active one with me constantly on the move. One of the things...

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Post trip doldrums

It’s amazing how much energy got sucked out of my on my trip. With most every day being a combination of camp setup / tear-down, driving, hiking, and general activity I’m realizing how much I was “on” the...

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How to lose support

So May Day already happened obviously. Walking back from getting a birthday dinner for Ennie we found this taped up on some construction. It’s hard to get support from people, but bloody easy to lose support from those...

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I was watching Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown today. He was in the Basque region of Spain and France. In a passing comment, someone brought up Franco. That got me thinking. I didn’t really learn about that in...

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Stress and vacation

Over the past couple of months, I’ve slid into having a hair-trigger on my temper. I’m pretty sure it’s from the work stress bubbling over the top. Normally I’m a pretty even-keeled person. When I reach...

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There’s something about tools for me. They have a special meaning for me — more than just stuff. I have a real attachment. How they work, how they’ve been put together. What they can make. I always feel bad...

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