• 7 books I would re-read from my 2014 bookshelf

    by  • 16 January 2015 • 1 Comment

    When you take advantage of every opportunity to whip out a kindle rather than a mobile phone, you end up reading a decent amount. In 2014, I read 31 books. You’ll need to scroll inside the box below to see them all. The white frame contains links to my books collection which I curate...

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    heuristics of giving and receiving gifts

    by  • 5 December 2014 • 0 Comments

    Gift sketch

    I love giving gifts. I also love receiving them. Over the years, I have discovered a few basic rules about gifts. Good gifts. Both the giving and receiving. December is upon us, so I am sharing them in case someone finds them helpful. Getting the right thing, seeing the reaction of surprise, delight and...

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    my prep for “cheating” in NaNoWriMo 2014

    by  • 31 October 2014 • 0 Comments


    I have participated in NaNoWriMo since first discovering it the early 2ks. I have managed to “win” (write 50’000 words in 30 days) ONCE. It is a daunting challenge of quantity over quality. And this year I am planning to cheat. I will write essays instead of a Novel, and below I share the...

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