Discovered that has smart playlists for music, so I created this one. I have...a moderate backlog. But honestly this playlist rocks. Going from 𝘰𝘧 𝘔𝘰𝘯𝘵𝘳𝘦𝘢𝘭 →Christmas music →𝘠𝘦𝘴 is a trip, but I'm here for it.

Dear apple Photos app: this is not person, is tree. 🌲

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My wife and I found these are our local Southeast Asian market, and they're surpringly good! I mean, the rest of my family hates them, but I like them quite a bit.

My kids have finally answered the question "What would it look like if Iron Man was a horse witch on vacation in New Orleans?"

Finally.

I think maybe someone doesn't understand what "gifts" are.

Don't give me WordPerfect for my birthday, is what I'm trying to say here.

I bought this album when I worked for Barnes and Noble. The Borders location next to us had Gene Harris in store for a signing. B&N sent me over to check it out and see how it was going. I came back with a signed CD.

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Eye Contact 

Like so many other uncreative middle-age dudes I've been letting my hair grow long while in quarantine. Which means I actually have to deal with it.

My current favorite thing to do is just comb it straight back. It's comfortable and out of the way. The only problem is that I look like I'm planning on eating your entire family.

Foodposting 

Homemade from scratch, gluten-free pizza crust. It turned out pretty good! We're starting to figure this whole Celiac Disease thing out.

If you haven't played Hypnospace Outlaw and were online at all during the late 90's/early 2000's, you need to play it.

It's a short game, but well crafted, and I find myself thinking about it all the time. It made a lot of good points about early internet culture in a simple and charming way.

If you can't play it, at least enjoy the awesome cover art for Parts 1 & 2 of the OST.

my inexpensive standing desk converter on top of a "desk" that is actually just two cabinets with a desktop resting across them. I have a good feeling about this!

Somebody needs to file a JIRA ticket. Low priority.

Is this a thing I didn't know about? Posting your biography as a review of War and Peace on the B&N website? Are they using B&N as a dating site? Did someone's API get all messed up? Is this a performance theater type joke?

This is very weird graffiti. It looks like some kid from the Shire trying to act out.

Eye Contact 

One of the joys of my very occasional work from home days is that I get to see more things like this as they happen.

12 years running.

You can read all 50,000 words, and I'm going to keep adding to the story, albeit at a slower pace.

writerfriends.space/pacifica

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