random thoughts

care for the ones you love

I was at a meeting a week ago, and the hostess offered me the carafe of coffee to take home. How could I pass that up? Only when I got…

“budgetarily” is not a word

 This is not a word  but that doesn't mean that it should languish in non-usage. Try to use this next time you have a meeting. Go ahead. I dare you.…

thanks to Peter for the latest moniker

On Friday in Signposts, my colleague Peter at Adaptive Path announced my new-but-mighty blog to the AP community. It was positioned as "the musings of a scarily synthetic thinker." I'm either…

Instructions

  Instructions Originally uploaded by feralbeagle. I'm always compelled to insert my head into the towel loop. Sometimes I wonder how these things get through the many twisty paths of…

crafty night

It's amazing what a night of conversation, craft and wine will do for you: Give you rules of speed scrabble Help you figure out whether to rent or buy Get…

Psychonaut, my new word

    Psychonaut Ryan introduced me to this lovely word. I don't think the meaning was what I originally thought, but that's fine. I kinda like mis-using terms anyway. One of…

pointless but not meaningless

Math is fun. Math mechanics are yukky. It's the paradox of my brain that while the concepts and patterns of math rule much of my creative thinking, I seriously can't add…