#AtoZChallenge – Fold

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] Jorge Jaramillo via Compfight[/caption] I've been interested in the art of origami, or paper folding, for a very long time. I think it's the way a simple piece of paper, or a few pieces, can be coaxed into making familiar shapes, or even just abstract shapes. The only limits seem to…

Blue Skies

[caption id="attachment_2530" align="aligncenter" width="768"] Photo by Jakob Owens[/caption] The sky is blue. That’s normal, I know, but one always notices it more the day after being completely covered in rain clouds. There’s more energy available from a clear sky, so I’m more inclined to open my blinds in the morning on bright days than on…

#MicroblogMondays – Time wasted

My current time wasting activity would have to be checking in on progress in the game Screeps. It's something that continuously runs, like a typical MMO game, but it does sometimes need small pockets of focused concentration, to get those tiny bots ("creeps", in game terms) back on track, should they misbehave. Sometimes, the in-game…

#WeekendCoffeeShare – Too Early Saturday Edition

If we were having coffee together... I'd tell you that it's another Saturday morning! I've made it again. Now that I've also obtained some coffee, my mind is focusing again. It's, unfortunately, something I'm not going to put down here, so let's see what's in the memory banks. America's still crazy, but resistance also continues.…

#MicroblogMondays – Imbalance

People who otherwise would be allowed to enter the country were detained at US airports this weekend. That a country founded by and, presumably built through the work of mostly immigrants would do this should give all Americans pause. Stay woke and stand up for what's right friends. What is giving you pause? Source: #MicroblogMondays 127:…