Author Archives: charleen

Update on the downed drive

Thank you all for responding to my previous post! I was going pretty crazy over that, I can tell you, but all the support both here and on FB really allowed my temper to calm! So, the drive is in … Continue reading

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Seagate is making me a little psychotic

My 1.5 tb Seagate external drive decided to fritz on me today. I’m freaking out.  I’m talking thousands of pictures, all of my schoolwork, archived emails, music, you name it. I’m guessing that I’m going to need professional data recovery … Continue reading

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Why I watch Dollhouse

Originally posted here. There’s always something that brings me back to a series; usually for a smarty-pants  character (Dean Winchester of Supernatural, Rodney McKay of Stargate Atlantis) or for someone who surprises me by surviving despite the odds (the crew … Continue reading

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Finished XML!!!

For better or worse. I’m fervently praying for an A, but there’s a great feeling of catharsis when you just let something go into someone else’s hands. This class plagued me all week, and so last night’s letting go was … Continue reading

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At Fencon in Dallas

And having a blast. Lois McMaster Bujold is here, and I’ve been a fan of hers for about 2 decades. I think she’s got a unique sense of humor, and genuinely enjoy her stories. Her Miles Vorkosigan character can me … Continue reading

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I must be getting old…

As I sit here, and eat my (98% fat free turkey) hot dog with (red) onions, (25% reduced sodium) muenster cheese, (horseradish stone ground) mustard and ketchup on a (whole wheat 7 grain) bun with my bowl of (vegetarian honey) … Continue reading

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Press conference at the Automattic offices

What a cool concept!!! San Francisco is making a lot of their city’s statistical data available on a website for developers and users alike! Here’s the DataSF site itself. A write up from Ranaan Bar-Cohen, and from San Francisco Mayor … Continue reading

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What Role Playing Games Can Teach You About Business

My father never sends me articles, so when he sent me one on 10 Business Lessons I Learned From Dungeons and Dragons today, I took notice. (this led to further links like Everything I Know I’ve Learnt (sic) From D&D … Continue reading

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its finally here!!

I’m posting from my BlackBerry on the brand new application!! Thank you everyone that worked on this, I’ve been waiting for it forever. 🙂

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Again with the WordCamp Dallas Pictures

So, I had a really lovely time at WordCamp Dallas, and I got some lovely pictures.   I’m working on gallery formatting, so let’s give this a try…

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