Posts from the ‘About This Site’ category

Officially legit in Montpellier

A couple of weeks ago, Julie and I hopped on a train for the 45 minute ride to Montpellier. While we planned to stay over night…

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In praise of walking

For the past decade, I’ve been able to walk to my work. 10 years ago, that commute was a half-an-hour jaunt across the centre of Dublin.…

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Old comments and the deal I made with the Internet

I try not to write these inward-looking, inside-baseball posts anymore, but I’ve been wondering about this one for a while. I know few people want to…

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An update to 100 things to do before I die

A little over nine years ago, I started creating a list of 100 things to do before I die. I wrote up the initial 20. They…

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The restricted cat came back

Six years ago, I wrote a short blog post about something I called “the restricted cat”. Since then, more than 2000 people have found my site…

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Stagette questions for the bride about the groom

Julie is a bridesmaid at an upcoming wedding, and organized a stagette. They didn’t play many games, but they did play the one where you ask…

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Ten productivity tips from a slacker

I’m not a productivity zealot. I have read Getting Things Done. I picked up a couple of habits from it, but I didn’t really deploy the…

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Stuff I Have Written Elsewhere

I know this site has gone on kind of a summer hiatus, but I do have some thoughts on how to revive it to a level…

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