Encounters

  • Daily 020: Mission Goals, Makerspaces, and Other Indulgences

    May 22, 2018

    Happy Tuesday! I’m a bit behind on my work, having had a rather reactive day yesterday as well as...

  • Taiwan 2018 Day 06 – Sun Moon Lake

    May 17, 2018

    Continuing my Taiwan 2018 Trip Blog Series for Monday April 30! After resting from a long weekend of family-related...

  • Taiwan 2018 Day 05 – Paying Respects

    May 14, 2018

    Continuing my Taiwan 2018 Trip Blog Series for April 29! Exhausted from Saturday’s events, Sunday was decreed to be...

  • Taiwan 2018 Days 02 to 04

    May 6, 2018

    ADVENTURES IN TAIWAN continue. This entry picks-up on April 27-28. On Friday, we left our temporary lodging at Uncle’s...

  • Taiwan 2018 Day 1 – Arrival!

    May 4, 2018

    It’s already the end of DAY 10 of this trip, and it’s the first time I’ve had a chance...

  • Ambient Coworking Chat on Discord

    August 26, 2016

    For the past three weeks I’ve been livestreaming a 15m project push on YouTube so I could have an...

  • Taiwan Trip Update for May 16, 2016

    May 17, 2016

    Wow, I can’t believe it’s been two weeks since I’ve arrived in history-steeped Taichung, Taiwan. I had thought I...

  • Bowler Hats and Bingo Balls

    December 16, 2015

    A few days ago I was talking to some people in the video game community, and was complaining about...

  • “Coding for Charity” at New England GiveCamp

    April 9, 2014

    This past April 4-6 saw me pitching a new tent in the hallways of the Microsoft NERD Center near...

  • Breaking Out of Thought Loops

    November 8, 2013

    At this very moment, which is 8:40PM on a Friday night, I am hungry. For food. However, having had...

  • Me? AD/HD?

    August 26, 2013

    Last week I received a fascinating email from long-time reader Dr. Heather Brannon, a family medicine physician who has...

  • “Inner Voices” on Radiolab

    June 28, 2013

    I sometimes wonder if all the writing, reflection, and reframing I do is hinders or helps; the Radiolab episode...