I do not have COVID-19... and this time, there's no '*'. I am on a new, temporary work schedule: I work from home on Mondays and Tuesdays, and work in the office Wednesdays through Fridays. This started this week and will go for the next 2 weeks, minimum (the other guy that is working from … Continue reading ‘Short Circuits’: Books, Games, and Podcasts, Oh My!
The 'Calm', part 1 I don't have COVID-19... but I now have an asterisk. I am a Public Transit rider ('TARC'), here in Louisville. A few days ago, a news report came out that one of the TARC drivers tested positive for COVID-19. The driver was on the #4 route - "4th Street", "during the … Continue reading ‘Short Circuits’: “The Calm Before The Storm”
Saturday July 25th, 1:26 AM I saw a post on Facebook where, instead of 'Drunk History', you had 'Drunk Special Interests': you posted what you would be drinking and what special interest you'd talk about while drunk. I am not a big drinker but if I chose a drink, it would be Rum (or Bourbon) … Continue reading “Night Walk”: ‘Info Dump’
Song: "Sound The Alarm" by Thievery Corporation I'm not sure how to classify Thievery Corporation, other than "Awesome!". (I do not own this music - just linked it for your listening pleasure) I do not have COVID-19... I think. I have not been tested. But I did not feel... right... on Thursday or Friday, to the … Continue reading COVID-19: ‘Short Circuits’, 7/10-7/11
Over the years, I would write a blog post, about halfway through the year, looking back at any resolution, goal, or wish that I made on or around New Year's Day. 2020's plans obviously took a... "turn", with the rise of COVID-19. Here's how they are going, so far: Source Post: Here 1. Graduate From … Continue reading First Half of 20Covid20
Song: "Groove Holmes" by The Beastie Boys; I'd honestly recommend the entire listed album - it's that good!(I do not own any of the music in the link!) I do not have COVID-19. *still knocking on wood* Vacation wraps up today (Tuesday). Overall, it was a success!I was hoping to recharge mentally and emotionally: I … Continue reading COVID-19: ‘Short Circuits’, 6/16/2020
I wrote this post about 5 years ago. A lot of people need the reminder of Herm Edwards's message. https://wp.me/p5X0Y8-6Y
The nation is starting to open back up, for better or worse. Song: "Tumbleweed" by 9 Lazy 9(Disclaimer: I do not own any of the music that's linked in this post) Protests (from Associated Press) The deaths of George Lloyd in Minneapolis, the revealed-2-months-later death of Breeonna Taylor in Louisville, and the revealed-3-months-later-and-possibly-covered up murder … Continue reading COVID-19: ‘Short Circuits’, 5/30
I first came across the beautiful game, Okami HD, about 12 years ago, when a good friend lent it to me for the Playstation 2 (and it's been about 11 or 12 years since I've owned a gaming console. Fast-forward to 2019 and that same friend told me about the Okami HD port to PC. … Continue reading (New) First Impressions: “Okami HD (PC)”
I am still COVID19-free *knocks on wood*. However, I am insanely exhausted; how do you end up doing more stuff during a worldwide lock down?? Well.... ... I prepped for, and took, a Final for my Java Programming class. 35% of my semester grade, I ended up with a 78% on the Final. I think … Continue reading Start of Summer “Break”?