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An American Master of Inventive Design

Just when I thought I could not love my school any more than I already do, the other day, I walked into an exhibition at the SCAD Museum called ” An American Master of Inventive Design” curated by André Leon Talley that was dedicated to  Steven Burrows. 206 more words


Finding Grandma Leola

I grew up loving my great-grandma Leola D. Merrill, so much that I have always wanted to name a daughter after her. She passed away when I was younger, and I have yearned to know more about her but just started in on my family history this year. 178 more words


Mechanical Considerations

Over at my Posterous account, my son and I have been sporadically discussing a game we’ve been designing in collaboration.

One of the factors that I have been considering is mechanics. 430 more words

Game Mechanics


Tomato blossoms:

I can’t remember if this is squash or cucumber:

We also put tomato cages on our plants (that we started from seed- so proud of these) and laid soaker hoses, pinning them down with Orbit loop stakes: 218 more words


WIFE FOR LIFE - Meet the Dream Team

Meet the Dream Team behind our current project: gaining support for WIFE FOR LIFE: The Power to Succeed in Marriage. WIFE FOR LIFE is the book Ramona Zabriskie, creative mind behind  251 more words


Here's to Good Teachers

I just finished looking at posted grades for Spring semester, and I am sorry to say that despite my best efforts to skip classes and assignments and put forth as little effort as possible, I was still not able to lower myself to a C-average. 729 more words



With all the issues with blogger of late, I have decided to take my school posting for the day here (good ol’ reliable WordPress). A personal experience led me to a way to use what we learned yesterday about library databases to search out more information on a subject. 775 more words