Sometimes I get thoughts. But I don’t want to put them on the internets because I don’t want people thinking I’m some pretentious academic. Heck, I hate sitting in lectures. Anyway. I need some place to put this before I forget. One problem with the culture of Christianity is not that we no longer adhere to the rituals of those… Read more →
I rarely update this blog. One reason is that Debs and Errol keeps me busy, and I’m doing Nanowrimo. But there comes a time in every geek’s life that they have to ALL-CAPS from their keyboards…
It’s 1:00pm EST. Here, it is only 10 in the morning. That means, if I had still been in Toronto, I would have slept in till 12! Huzzah! That never would have happened at home because of those little spawnlings! Poor kids are probably all lonely. Oh, we passed a girl handing out samples of lattes at Benz. It’s a… Read more →
My friend since University, Chris Isobe, is getting married! Huzzah! And he is getting married in Vancouver. Keren and I decided to make it a 6 day vacation and arrive early so that we can enjoy the time without children. Without the children! This is the first time she and I have gone away for this long. My heart palpitates…. Read more →
Old School New School Steven Fischer has made a documentary on the nature of creativity and how one can reach his or her full potential. There are veteran actors, dancers and musicians interviewed here. Wonderful to hear other people’s creative processes.
10 Creativity Tips From Donald Miller I found this posted on G+. Donald Miller is an author of the books Blue Like Jazz and a Million Miles in a Thousand Years. Of course, I haven’t read those books, but I have a few friends that have. 😀 The last three tips he gives are fascinating and food for discussion. 😀
Describe a defining moment or series of events that has affected your life this year. Why do all of these prompts sound similar? Fine, what ELSE has affected my life this year? I’ve taken on all the dishes in the house. That is officially my job. Now my hands are like this:
What’s the thing you most want to achieve next year? How do you imagine you’ll feel when you get it? Free? Happy? Complete? Blissful? Write that feeling down. Then, brainstorm 10 things you can do, or 10 new thoughts you can think, in order to experience that feeling today. I think I want to finish my Binary for Babies CD…. Read more →
Storypraxis is a site which encourages you to write everyday and they post it on their blog. Of courses, not every story gets accepted, so I will post my rejects here! When I’m out enjoying a good meal and consuming more liquids than is appropriate, nothing gives me more joy than discovering ice cubes in the urinal.