| January 19, 2010

During the hiatus I took from shipbuilding, the question often occurred to me: how do I protect my project from a cat with a test-to-destruction sense of inquisitiveness? Yes, I refer to Kismet, who gleefully gets into everything. The last thing I wanted to do was invest a lot of hours in fiddly small details […]


| January 11, 2010

One of the things I’ve tried to do over the past couple of years — since the seriousness of the Recent Neurological Unpleasantness became known — has been to simplify my life, to dispose of extra stuff (hundreds of books, for instance, have gone to the used bookstore; I’ll probably need to sell off most […]