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Finding Kindred Spirits by Honoring Your Inner Misfit

“The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself.” ~Anna Quindlen

It should theoretically be simple but being authentic is not easy. 1,215 more words


Fougasse #1

Well, this one was very satisfying to make. And eat. I’ll be honest, I’d never even heard of this bread before seeing the recipe for it and as far as I can remember I hadn’t seen it in any bakeries before.   443 more words


Things You Learn as an Android Noob

I’ve been trying to get my head around Android development for about a month now.

Programming of any kind is notorious for having a steep learning curve, but I certainly couldn’t predict some of the quirks that came up when beginning Android development. 686 more words


Tip: Using AEM Developer Tools for Eclipse

If you have been working in AEM for a while now, you are probably aware of the tools we used to have like CRXDE, CRXDE-lite, VLT. 301 more words


Week 20 - Don't Trust Yourself

I learned early on in my running this year that I can be incompetent when it comes to predicting how well I’ll do with any particular run.   1,071 more words


Into a World with no Wi-Fi

It was a typical Southern California summer morning, though it was a bit chilly and foggy. Then, all of a sudden, everything went pitch black, well sort of it just got darker. 416 more words

Short Story

Why play the flute?


Learn to play the instrument that you really want to play, not what someone else thinks you should. So if you are learning the flute because that’s what all your friends play, or there’s one in the cupboard, 259 more words