Netflix is winning, or at least it seems that way sometimes. As of this morning, I am 3 books behind schedule in my Goodreads reading challenge. I’ve only set a goal of 65 this year, as my work schedule and other time demands make attempting to read any more uncomfortable, if not impossible. But now I have discovered a new obstacle. Continue reading
How had I never seen this show before? It combines dark psychological twists with intriguing exploration of the philosophical issues associated with the current (and near-future) state of cyber-tech and its potential impact on the human experience. A week ago I had never heard of the show; I have now binge watched every episode on Netflix, and am desperate for more. Continue reading
If it's good enough for him...
I recently read a blog post whose author was (pretty aggressively) calling out anyone and everyone that blogs under a pseudonym. A pen name. A nom de plume. A character. A nickname. An assumed identity. Basically, if you referred to yourself anywhere in your blog by anything other than your official, legal, government-ratified name, this author was accusing you of treachery, dishonesty, and (worst of all) not keeping it “real.” GASP! Continue reading
"I wonder what he's going to do with that."
One of my biggest laments about my job is that I don’t get any quality interaction with people. As a result, I am sometimes jealous of those who do. Having worked some retail and customer service in my past, I know that’s not all fun and games either. But the day goes faster when you can talk to people and make them smile. Continue reading