Worth reading: “The End of the Awl and the Vanishing of Freedom and Fun from the Internet“ I’d actually forgotten how fun and cool going online seemed way back when.
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I guess I’m old school when it comes to writing and computers. I like to have my files stored locally, not just up in the clouds somewhere. And I never write in Word, since everything I write is destined, at … Continue reading
I just saw an ad for Audible (which I guess is a part of Amazon these days), with the slogan “Listening is the new reading.” I don’t usually pay a lot of attention to advertising, but this really caught my … Continue reading
In an earlier post, I talked about Alexa, Amazon’s “intelligent personal assistant.” Alexa was not an ideal fit for me as an “intelligent personal assistant,” but I figured I had limited options. If you’re not on an Apple product, you … Continue reading
(Wow, it’s been a while since my last post, huh? Sorry about that. There should be another one in a day or two.) Well, “adventures” is probably a little strong for my experiences with Alexa so far. I have … Continue reading
I’ve been working, on screen, on the story I’m calling “Providence” (which is definitely not going to be the title), and finally, after some technical difficulties (described below) I printed out what I had so far. And immediately saw all … Continue reading