Tuesday September 9, 2008

Twitterings - August 2008

These are my Twitter entries for August.
  • The problem with trying to troubleshoot and debug code when you're sleepy is: you make Really Stupid Mistakes and can't see them. ... August 01, 2008

  • @jemmons- Say what you will about Microsoft software, Excel it's actually a pretty well-designed and -written application. August 01, 2008

  • I'm having good luck with the cats' current lawn. Frequent watering, frequent trimming, and letting it "rest" help! http://bit.ly/32wNC1 August 01, 2008

  • @KathySierra- Aw, what a wonderful horsefriend. Cat people relate to the clip too. He's just a big pussycat! I wanna rub all that mane too! August 01, 2008

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Twitterings - August 2008 ( in category Retrospectoscope ) - posted at Tue, 09 Sep, 00:11 Pacific | Comments (0)

Monday September 8, 2008


Feeling gratitude and not expressing it
is like wrapping a present and not giving it.

-- William Arthur Ward

These are my Treasures for the past several weeks.

  • Two chickadees in the trees in our front yard. So cute. So fearless.

  • a hummingbird, buzzing blossoms nearby (chirp)

  • watching the eucalyptus tree down the street swirling and dancing in the wind

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Treasures ( in category Treasures ) - posted at Mon, 08 Sep, 20:27 Pacific | Comments (0)

Saturday September 6, 2008

What I Love About Twitter

Last night, we were having dinner with friends at a local Chinese restaurant. Toward the end of the meal, I thought I felt the table... shift... slightly. Maybe? Small quake?

I told myself to check the 'Net when I got home. Then I forgot all about it. Until I was reading my Twitter stream today, catching up. ...
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What I Love About Twitter ( in category Special Interests ) - posted at Sat, 06 Sep, 23:47 Pacific | Comments (0)

Friday September 5, 2008

Weekly Wrap-up 2008_36

My parents and sister were in town for the weekend of Aug 23. Poor sister; it was cool (possibly, one could say, chilly). And foggy.

The following weekend was warm. This is the Way of Weather in the SF Bay Area.

Sister went for a run on Saturday morning. Mom and I went down to pick her up about half an hour before we guessed she'd be finished. We took a walk, turned back at our estimated halfway point... and sister caught up with us as we were reaching the entrance to the trail.

Excellent timing.

What to do in the afternoon? I suggested a trip to the Zoo. They have baby tigers. :) ...
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Weekly Wrap-up 2008_36 ( in category Gemisch/Gallimaufry ) - posted at Fri, 05 Sep, 23:48 Pacific | Comments (0)

Monday September 1, 2008


In today's commentary, I discuss unsolicited feedback: Criticism, praise, and critique. How do you give feedback?

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Feedback ( in category commentary ) - posted at Mon, 01 Sep, 08:56 Pacific