Silly buzz words

Encountered this repeatedly in a job description.  Bleeding edge technologies? Oh please. Sometimes buzz words just really irritate me. I mean, how did the leading edge start to blead? Did we rip it off to create a new edge? Doesn’t that mean we’ve gone back a little in technology?  Or maybe it ...

Read More »

Bloggy movie writerly news

Take a look on the side and you’ll notice I’ve added Vladimir’s link to my blogroll a bit ago. He finally has a blog! It’s a technical blog where he talks about Geekatplay Studio releases and such.   ***** In honor of Talk Like a Pirate Day, The Pirate movie is finished: http://www.geekatplay.com/rp.htm ...

Read More »

Gym trainers again

(edit: I mean no disrespect to the employees mentioned in this post. In fact, I feel bad for them. That’s a rough thing to have to do for half the work day.) My inhouse babysitters are back at school, so it’s gym season for me again. This means I’m a new ...

Read More »

Excuse me, may I have a little more, sir?

The pirate song is finished, but not complete. I still need to go over it a bit. Other things I’m doing includes narrating tutorials for my husband. The tutorials are for Vue, which is some 3D software for creating scenery. In doing so, I’ve learned how to use Vue (That ...

Read More »

It’s a piratical day

You know, I like pirates. The movie was fun, the whole “Talk like a pirate day” is cool. But I’m not obsessed with them. So the Russian love of my life has decided to pirate my talent for to create a chanty about, what else, a Russian pirate! He’s doing ...

Read More »

Remembering George

A good friend of our family died last week. His funeral was today. He was a companion to my dad when they were in Mexico on a mission during their early 20s. We called him Uncle George, growing up. My mom and dad couldn’t be here, so I went to represent ...

Read More »

Last night

I sit cross legged on my bed, lost in thought this evening. Abruptly, I become aware of the place I occupy. Next to me are three books I gathered at different times, with nothing but the immediate intent. They are a book of scripture, a book of statistical math, and ...

Read More »

Fake Advertising

I went into Target this afternoon. I’d been running around all day and found myself having just grabbed a glass juice and handful of dried fruit over course of the whole day. I was hungry. Let’s use an exclamation mark. I was HUNGRY! My two year old had eaten before I grabbed him, but since his stomach ...

Read More »