Tech that I do # 5

Music.  Most of us have a fair amount of it.  Pretty much everyone I know has been collecting music for most of their lives.  I’m no different.  My collections over the years have included vinyl LP records – many of them “Audiophile” albums that were really expensive, cassette tapes – including the fancy “metal” and Read More …

Baseball

It’s a couple of months to opening day 2016.  It’s a little more than a couple of years since the Red Sox won their last World Series.  To make sure we’re clear, that’s three now since 1918 – all in the last twelve years. As a kid who grew up in Massachusetts and Maine, mostly, Read More …

On writing

Mark Twain is reported to have said, “Writing is easy, all you have to do is cross out the wrong words.”  Ernest Hemingway is reported to have said, “The first draft of anything is shit.” I have a few paid, professional writing credits to my name.  They’re all articles written for technical magazines.  I’ll not Read More …

Tech that I Do # 3

For both my work and personal projects I end up doing some technical drawing.  I’m not a professional drafter or artist or the like, but I find it easier to communicate in pictures sometimes when presenting some topics.  Particularly those involving spacial relationships – office layouts, how mechanical equipment will fit in a room, etc.  Read More …