Category Archives: General

MEANWHILE… (28 years ago on the Nymphstar Fleet BBS)

Long long ago, in a time before dial up internet, there was a BBS in Calgary, Alberta, called the Nymphstar. It ran on (to the best of my memory) an Apple ][, and had a 300 baud modem. The BBS … Continue reading

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Meaning

Pretty much this, but then there are the good days too. Comment from discussion How do you find meaning in your job?.

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Tech Free Weekends

Failing here, posting this on a Sunday. The idea is to give the brain a break to reset a bit before the start of the next online-all-day-for-work week starts. Maybe I can modify this idea to be … no Internet … Continue reading

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Less work, more fulfilling

I was lucky enough to be able to take the remaining vacation days I was entitled to this year, before the year ran out. Spent Dec 24 – Jan 3 away from the office and only peeked at email and … Continue reading

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Mysteries of the Dark Forest

A few images I captured from my parent’s acreage this past weekend. There’s all manner of things and beasts in amongst the trees.

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Lip Service to purported values and mission statement

I saw a journalist tweet about their article, talking about transgender kid wanting to use their identified gender bathroom, and raises point that the trustee is being asked to shush School trustee gag rules turn elected officials into tame sheep … Continue reading

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(Re)Enter the Matrix

Hello. It’s been a while. After moving from Calgary to Lethbridge last April, I was more than a bit preoccupied with everything that followed on from that. This included getting a new server to replace the very long in the … Continue reading

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