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Did I do the whole vacation thing right?

I was on vacation from last Tuesday morning to Wednesday night. Could you tell?

Maybe not. Beyond my output at Yahoo Tech (two posts written in advance, … 474 more words

Journalism

August 25, 2015

The trouble with writing for living, which is what I am doing increasingly, is that parts of you start to hurt. I have just started work on a new book on contemporary origami artists, while continuing to write art-related articles, prepare and give a handful of lectures. 302 more words

Toys

Occupational Hazards of Being A Reader

While reading, I’ve begun to observe a few occupational hazards as a reader that I have encountered.

Here are a few I’ve noticed.

1. Disappointing endings–especially these. 64 more words

Reader's Corner

When you think too much...Mama Drama

Real life questions

My son; “Mommy, how do unicorns throw up rainbows?”

Me: “They eat too many skittles”

My son; “Mommy, my booger was silver!” 151 more words

Life

Creativity and neurodiversity

Alright, so here we go…

I was at a meeting the other night where, apparently, I touched on something that people without my diagnosis don’t have to deal with.  489 more words

Art

Installing Windows 10 on an old, slow ThinkPad: success, mostly

I asked for trouble Thursday night and didn’t get it: I installed Windows 10 without first backing up the PC, then I blithely accepted every default setting during the setup, and things pretty much worked out. 554 more words

How-to

Taking Further Action Against Work Hazards: Occupational Disease Litigation

Almost certainly endemic to some lines of work, occupational diseases can affect several workers in the long-term and can be debilitating on both the workers and their families if they are not provided with adequate protection and compensation. 255 more words