entries by topic: sfnal

2018/1/29 reading: a wizard of earthsea
2018/1/1 reading in 2017
2017/11/24 reading: stories of your life and others
2017/1/14 enough exposure to the look and feel of
2016/4/24 Purchased at the Friends of the Loveland Public Library Book Sale, for $5 in total:
2015/9/7 It’s a little over a week before we drive to Kansas. I’ve talked to Minnesota Dave, and David M., and made sure Shawn is going to be there. h is likely coming, with some complications about a wedding in Minnesota. Toni is making solar power supplies for twinkly string lights. CarolAnn and Ben got a sun shelter.
2014/7/21 some hope x notes (post-travel)
2014/5/21 Ta-Nehisi Coates,
2014/2/8 Reading:
2014/2/4 from October's notebook.
2013/1/16 For reasons not always entirely clear to me, I'm a sometime subscriber to
2012/10/21 So I picked up some things at one of the used bookstores over on Main last night - John Barnes'
2012/10/18 It’s late again. I am eating dry Cheerios by the handful and sitting on my couch messing around on the Internet.
2012/2/22 "figures like Heinlein and Gingrich"
2011/10/2 reading
2011/7/10 It's been the kind of day where at some point one had better plans, but in the end what one does is lay about one's basement apartment acting out some stereotype of reclusive dorkitude.
2011/5/15 A partial inventory of things found in one of those blue plastic tubs from my parents' basement, where I threw a bunch of stuff the last time I had to move in a hurry:
2010/11/20 1:37pm. My sole intention for the weekend is to do nothing whatever in furtherance of my day job. I find that I am able to get just past noon before relapsing, and I manage to repress the impulse after only a few minutes. Clearly this is progress.
2009/2/11 So I finished
2009/2/6 Henry Farrell,
2009/1/3 The morning of New Year's, I went over to Casey's place on the Hill so he could tune my new (used) bicycle a little.
2007/10/9 I just started working part-time at
2007/9/5 I’ve always wanted to be good at lots of things. Actually, that’s not quite true: I’ve always
2005/11/26 bluepunk cybergrass
2004/1/2 Eric called and left a message, said the server was acting strange. When I logged in, a few hundred instances of the script that glues this site together were churning through infinite loops, whirring along in perplexed expectation of an entry I had failed to create for 2004.
2002/5/30 In the meantime, he worked on his book.
2001/7/27 Ok, so I was mangling that title.
2001/7/22 Eric pointed me to a
2001/3/16 Might as well update this again... Never going to get back into the habit any other way.
2001/3/4 Ok, so where was I?
2000/10/3 Page 250, taking a short break...
1999/5/19
1999/4/5 A belated happy Easter, all.
1998/12/10 Ok, so I lied. It's been more than a couple of days. I should really learn not to make statements like that.
1998/11/21 I just got back from seeing
1998/9/29 Well, I'm using a Mac. A G3 266 mhz w/32 megs of RAM, to be more specific. We're leasing it through the school for $35 a month (hey, it wasn't my idea). It's one of the ugliest computers I've ever seen - an all-in-one case, with a top that's something like a translucent plastic cheese grater, and an overall shape that my mom likens to the head of some hideous B-movie alien.
1998/9/8 Well, I had a great weekend. Borrowed a
1998/8/25 In one of those wierd little coincidences that my life seems to be full of, I was thinking last night about how incredibly cool a well done film version of
1997/7/12 I just got back from seeing Men in Black. Excellent flick.