Tag Archives: distraction

Picture of the week: Would chips

So this week wasn’t much for taking pictures. This is an old screenshot from days gone by, but it still makes me smile. I hope it makes you smile, too. How much would would a woodchuck… ? 🙂

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Favorite: reddit

If you’re looking for a rabbit hole to fall into, this is the one. You’ll need to have someone ready to pull you out if you don’t have a lot of self-control. https://www.reddit.com You can find just about anything on … Continue reading

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The Satisfying Snare

I know, I know. I should have been writing. But one too many people at LTUE mentioned something called “reddit“, and I innocently ventured into a pleasing pit of quicksand from which I have yet to escape. It started with … Continue reading

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Why We (want to) Procrastinate

It’s the same thing, over and over. I’ve got something I want to do (I really do want to do it), but I don’t do it. I do other things. I make puppets. I make costumes. I make a fabulous … Continue reading

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Why We Cry

No, this isn’t about sadness. This is about Hope and Inspiration. About emotions. Sometimes my inner soul reaches through and tells me – the public, distracted me – that it is time to focus. That there is something important going … Continue reading

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That Happy Feeling

That feeling of accomplishment, of success, of I-want-to-share-this-with-everyone. That smile that comes unbidden, effortlessly. That joy you want to share with others as your day unfolds. This is the “why”. This is the answer. Because when it works, when we … Continue reading

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Why We Keep

So maybe you don’t keep. Maybe you shed things like water off a duck’s back. Maybe you don’t find anything slightly fascinating about junk mail. Maybe you think you don’t need old receipts and stuffed animals and clothes and paystubs and cassette … Continue reading

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Now Where Did I Put That List of Goals?

I would like to say I’ve been so busy fixing, making, moving and changing that I haven’t had time to add posts to this blog… Not to say I haven’t done anything. There has been change: a new diet and … Continue reading

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Not Doing

Here’s what I was into for the last two weeks: learning about how people are affected by and distracted by our electronic gadgets. Here is what I am doing: being distracted by TV and not doing anything else. The first … Continue reading

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Are You Distracted?

Wow, time flies. I forgot how much I could like going to work and getting into debugging on a tough problem without all the distractions. What’s interesting is that the things I thought I would miss (daylight, large monitors) are … Continue reading

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