I stumbled upon this little poem that I wrote a while back and thought it would fit here this year. I don't even remember writing it, so I was probably drinking at the time. drool drool ye investing devotion in america, a swollen country! swollen, yes i say, by oil plugged veins that slow our… Continue reading Poetry for St. Patty’s!
I don't always write in Vim, but I am trying to do so more often since I work in it a lot of the time anyway. You can find a near infinite number of lists online of the benefits of switching to Vim. Once you get to a certain point learning it, though, it can… Continue reading Vim Tricks for Sys Admins
I had some time on my day off to write up the first draft of a story I've been wanting to work on. This draft has a ton more than I would normally put in a first draft because I had more down time than usual. I figure it's a good example, though, and… Continue reading Victim’s Advocate: Draft One
There are a lot of tips out there about writing. It all isn't going to hit home right away. Part of my problem at first was that I wanted to sit down and tap out my finished product into a file. I struggled with progress because I only accepted pure gold. Like anything else, the desire for instant… Continue reading Beginning Writing
I don't remember when it happened, but one day I woke up feeling a need to create. I wanted to make music, so I learned as much as possible about the art. For a long time, my life revolved around it. Then one day, about three years ago, I woke up hating everything about it.… Continue reading Change in the Temple
Lyric 4 Your buddy took my picture Then hid it in the sand A girl found it four years later took it into her hand She looked into my eyes and cried Said I looked too sad Four years ago I didn't know The trouble i would have But if she saw me… Continue reading Misc. Lyrics
With the recent hullabaloo about immigration into America, I have been thinking about the value that I assign to other people whom I will never meet. I am trying to figure out what my life is worth to me in comparison to theirs. This is one situation I've been thinking about: Someone has taken the… Continue reading Cutting in Line.