#theGalley been cooking my own breakfast more lately. Two eggs, a roll, gochujang, ketchup.
It is proven! I am icco on Keybase: https://keybase.io/icco/sigchain#ba1fb549e114e0eeffa6432df09f361a578947fea12b1f80a888119479c42dfe0f
I've been working from home, NYC is mostly closed now. I did some volunteer work on projectbaseline.com over the weekend, which helped me channel my anxiety.
Three projects that I'm working on this week to stay positive:
- walls.natwelch.com : building a tool to keep this synced across my workstations now that I've moved off of Dropbox.
- etu.natwelch.com : Restart my work on my time tracker
- Running a D&D campaign on Discord for my friends.
@thomasorus I used to use https://github.com/ImageOptim/ImageOptim. These days I pay for an imgix subscription to do it all automatically post upload. I actually run a free image upload service https://photos.natwelch.com which lets you upload photos and get free imgix urls. I use the API for it to post images with my blog posts.
https://infovore.org/archives/2020/03/01/planetary-a-sequencer/ is neat, I didn't realize there was a DIY version of Norns!
Currently in Costa Rica. Came here for a vacation, but depression is keeping me from being able to stay happy or motivated.
That being said, my brain is working and more creative than it has been in a while. It just seems near impossible to put anything to paper.
@neauoire cool idea!
Yes, of course I want a rotary cell phone.
The power switch is an actual slide switch. No holding down a stupid button to make it turn off and not being sure it really is turning off or what. http://justine-haupt.com/rotarycellphone/
Lindsey Kuper from birdsite https://twitter.com/lindsey/status/1215371448165945344
periodic reminder that you can hire the pros at whitecoatcaptioning.com
to provide real-time captioning at your next conference -- they do an incredibly good job with technical topics, as anyone who's seen http://stenoknight.com/
in action at bangbangcon.com
@cblgh one of the greatest essential mixes of all time.
I've been churning through the Expanse book series lately. On book 7 now, and I love the twists and different styles this series keeps dropping in. Impressive the authors have kept it at this quality for so long.
@aadil woofta, that's a bit steep for a single user.
https://www.nateliason.com/blog/roam this seems quite heavy weight, but an interesting tool to look at for all of those folks building their own journaling systems.
I like this a lot. Whenever I get rejected by smaller companies, I wish I had the oportunity to show them more of who I am before they reject me based off of a PDF.
I see so many people here that produce so many different kinds of cool and creative things and I want to know what the work methodology is to make it happen.
What's everyone's fix for carving out the time when you have several time-intensive interests?
I've been trying to make a habit of committing time each day to web dev, visual art, and music, but it seems inevitable that at least one of them doesn't happen after a while. Life gets busy. What do you do? What's your schedule?
@tomasteck What kind of art class are you taking? I've been thinking of taking a drawing class and am kind of afraid of this exact feeling.
#theWorkshop got my blog sitemap and rss feed back.
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