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2022-08-03 What’s new today? Getting my running going again. Aiming for 3 runs this week of 20 minutes …

2022-07-09

Finished reading, with satisfaction: A Little History of the World by E. H. Gombrich 📚

2022-07-06 Finished reading, with satisfaction: A Brief History of Equality by Thomas Piketty 📚 5 out of 5 …

2022-07-05 On Making My Writing Less Hard

2022-07-03 I added How to Know Everything by Elke Wiss to my Want To Read shelf 📚 I saw this book before …

2022-07-01 Just finished Sable. What a cool game. What a great soundtrack.

2022-06-30 Finished reading, with satisfaction: The Bullet Journal Method: Track the Past, Order the Present, …

2022-06-30 Revising the plan

2022-06-26 Question: has anyone tried combining bullet journal collections and johnny.decimal? Too fiddly or …

2022-06-24 In light of today’s news, which I strongly disagree with, I am keeping my distance from the …

2022-06-23 If you find that you are doing too many things, do fewer things.

2022-06-22 I took BART today for the first time in, well, ever. I am actually quite impressed. It was a smooth …

2022-06-20 Just Journaling

2022-06-19 I was going to write about my busy day today. I started writing it, in fact. But I wouldn’t …

2022-06-18 Currently reading the audiobook: Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and …

2022-06-17 This Week In Captio Captures

2022-06-16 Bullet Journaling?

2022-06-15 On setting aside The Discourses of Epictetus

2022-06-15 Thanks @jean for the stickers!

2022-06-14 Too Many Words

2022-06-13 End of day ramble

2022-06-12 June Rain

2022-06-11 TIL: a powerful journaling prompt

2022-06-10 Gosh this is difficult.

2022-06-09 Journeys and Stories and Secret Destinations

2022-06-09 I’m starting a new daily blogging chain today. I had done really well with the pin for 30 days …

2022-06-06 I have found an unknown treasure right in my own backyard. Excellent backpacking is a truly short …

2022-06-03 Writing blog posts is difficult when there is a lot going on and I have weekend plans to prepare for …

2022-06-02 Two random... realizations(?) today, I guess

2022-06-01 A couple of phrases that I noticed while reading lately

2022-05-31 Planning to write, writing a plan

2022-05-30 Pinnacles National Park

2022-05-29 hmm, this is why I don’t have tea after noon.

2022-05-28 ☕️ tea time!

2022-05-27 Happy long weekend everbody! For folks that get a long weekend, anyway.

2022-05-26 Oddball social media

2022-05-25 Too many inboxes?

2022-05-24 Getting my email back

2022-05-23 Quieting the Noise

2022-05-22 Reporting from the road: finale

2022-05-21 Reporting from the road: the return

2022-05-20 Masks, 2 of 8

2022-05-19 Powell’s Books (Hawthorne) keeping it 💯 I’m still impressed, even after all these years. …

2022-05-18 Dracula Daily May 9-18

2022-05-17 Masks, 1 of 8

2022-05-16 Do y’all know this book? The Art of Noticing by Rob Walker 📚 I love this book. Anyone know any …

2022-05-15 Brunch

2022-05-14 Portland, OR recommendations? I’ll be in town for the next week. What’s good these days? …

2022-05-14 ⊕ Tree in SE Portland, OR. Portland has great trees. 📷📱

2022-05-13 Reporting from the road II: destination reached

2022-05-12 Does anyone get Apple Shortcuts the app on iOS? I am trying to grok it but maybe I am missing …

2022-05-12 Reporting from the road

2022-05-11 On getting out of town

2022-05-10 Dracula Daily is taking off? I didn’t have this on my bingo card. @cobblystreet on Twitter has …

2022-05-10 Started reading: A Brief History of Equality by Thomas Piketty 📚 for a book club.

2022-05-09 What makes a good first sentence work?

2022-05-09 It was chilly this morning, but the clouds were cool. 📷📱

2022-05-08 Dracula Daily 3-8 May

2022-05-07 Pardon my dust

2022-05-06 Lao Tzu: Tao Te Ching by U. Le Guin

2022-05-06 Reflecting on the week

2022-05-06 It’s been a heck of a week, so I made the fanciest coffee I can at home. Cheers! ☕️

2022-05-05 Evening Links

2022-05-05 A few quick thoughts after having just finished The Grail by B. Doyle

2022-05-05 Passwordlessness is coming! I hope this is a good thing.

2022-05-04 Too Much to Know by A. Blair

2022-05-03 The piece of news from the day, ⊕ PDF of the front page of the New York Times. about the leaked …

2022-05-03 The intellectual is, quite simply, a human being who has a pencil in his or her hand when reading a …

2022-05-03 Is it just me, or are phishing text messages really getting out of hand? Used to be they were only …

2022-05-03 Oh oh, oh! Dracula Daily began today! I don’t know why I am so excited about this! Maybe …

2022-05-03 What is the right etiquette and way to Micro.blog this? I really enjoy these comic-commentary types …

2022-05-02 Lena @ Things of Interest is a short-ish piece of sci-fic posing as something like a Wikipedia …

2022-05-02 I was frankly relieved to discover on Sunday night that there are no follower counts on Micro.blog. …

2022-05-01 Yesterday was one of those rare days with a mild persistent headache and achy teeth. That is despite …

2022-05-01 Started reading Writing Life Stories: How To Make Memories Into Memoirs, Ideas Into Essays And Life …

2022-05-01 Started reading The Grail: A year ambling & shambling through an Oregon vineyard in pursuit of …

2022-05-01 Started reading Discourses, Fragments, Handbook (Oxford Worlds Classics) by Epictetus 📚 on …

2022-04-30 Abandoned reading: The Extended Mind: The Power of Thinking Outside the Brain by Annie Murphy Paul …

2022-04-29 Found out about Dracula Daily, a Substack that will mail out the contents of the book on the dates …

2022-04-28 Introduction