Category Archives: General

Obligatory update

Well, not obligatory, really. No one is making me do this update, but I looked at my blog for the first time in ages and thought I should. I’ve finished the Zombies, Run! 5K training and have worked my way … Continue reading

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Lion. Not so great.

Seems that Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) doesn’t play nicely on the wifi network. I have two Macs (my MacBook Air and my work MacBook Pro) and I updated them both to Lion earlier this week. Since then we have … Continue reading

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This year in bullet points

The function of this blog seems somewhat irrelevant when I’m on Twitter and Facebook, but here we go. What has been happening? Professionally: Got a permanent position at Unitec for two days a week. We have just completed a Moodle … Continue reading

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Broke the other blog

Ok, so I broke the other blog (the one with the art on it). After struggling to get this WordPress site updated because the updates kept failing, I finally got it done. Unfortunately, while updating the other site, it appears … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo done

My NaNoWriMo adventure is over until next year. 29 days, 50,136 words. I will be adding more to the story, don’t get me wrong, and I will be taking a shitloads of crap out, oh yes, but for tonight I … Continue reading

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RIP Anne McCaffrey

While I was sitting at my desk at work, I glanced up at twitter and saw the sad news. Anne McCaffrey has passed away. Hers was the first book I really¬†enjoyed. My friend gave me a copy of Dragonsdawn¬†and told … Continue reading

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Negative feedback

A little while ago I purchased a decal for my Mac here. When it finally arrived four weeks later I eagerly opened it. I was initially disappointed in the quality, having been under the impression that it was meant to … Continue reading

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Procrastination, old friend

Ok, so I have been procrastinating in a very very big way today. I had a meeting at 10am which I was quite nervous about, so there was no novel writing going on before that. It lasted nearly two hours, … Continue reading

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Things have been moving!

Aaaargh no, things have been moving! But it’s ok, you can come out from under the desk now. My art blog used to be at http://www.dragonslair.co.nz/blog, which left my writing blog to use a different address (http://www.dragonslair.co.nz/scribblings). I didn’t like … Continue reading

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Please let this be my last blog

I have moved from blog to blog… and as this one is hosted on my own domain, I will say – please let this be my last one! I have two on this domain, and I’m rather annoyed I didn’t … Continue reading

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