So:  what usually happens when I decide to start writing here is that I’ll have a few free minutes, I’ll start gathering my thoughts and start typing, and then BLAM – huge project arrives in my inbox.  (Or, as another example:  as I typed this last sentence, my boss showed up.)  Last week, I got …

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My brain is full.  I don’t mean that in an “I’m so smart” sort of way, but rather that I feel unable to consume any more media. As an example:  I finished reading Little, Big the other day, which I very much enjoyed even if it was somewhat exhausting – and which puts me at 46 …

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My wife and son were out of town this weekend, and so my plans were very simple: sleep in; stay away from the news; relax; play some games; and clean out my closet. Instead: I had insomnia all weekend, and so while I slept in, it’s only because I only finally fell asleep at, like …

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Well, it took a little while, but I’ve finally caught the cold that’s been running around my house for the last week, and I’m very fortunate that I’m out of sick time and vacation time at my day job and also that my day job is now suddenly extremely busy with very time-sensitive stuff and …

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