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  1. Derek Powazek
    It's pronounced poe-WAH-zek. 🇺🇸 More info

    Chamomile and Hemp, Sleepy Best Buds
    I’ve been an insomniac my whole life. I remember taking long walks as a teenager around my neighborhood in the…
    By Derek Powazek, 26 words
  2. Derek Sivers | blog articles
    I’ve been a musician, circus performer, entrepreneur, and speaker. I’m a slow thinker, explorer, xenophile, and I love a different point of view. 🇳🇿 More info

    walk and talk
    Kevin Kelly invited me to walk 100 kilometers (62 miles) through northern Thailand for seven days, ending in Chiang Mai. Walking with us were ten other smart interesting people, including five other authors whose work …
    597 words
  3. designswarm {thoughts}
    Blogging since 2005. By Alex Deschamps-Sonsino. 🇬🇧 More info

    What is a design consultant?
    I’m Design Director in a digital transformation consultancy after having worked as a consultant for 10+ years and in-house since 2018. Being a designer in a consulting environment is pretty unique so I thought I’d …
    By designswarm, 690 words
  4. Diary of a Fat Slob
    Obese gray male, introverted, cranky, woke but needs a nap. Enjoys solitude, old movies, my cat, and a good bowel movement. By Doug Holland. 🇺🇸 More info

    Beau is Afraid, and a few more films
    A Woman Under the Influence (1974)Gina Rowlands plays Mabel Longhetti, a nice woman who's married to Nick (Peter Falk). According to the movie, she has a serious drinking problem, but it looks like more of …
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  5. Digital by Default
    By Matt Jukes. 🇬🇧 More info

    [2024] Week 07
    Here are a few fun things from my week. [01] Russell’s new mini book on giving presentations.[02] New print from my favourite artist – Voyder.[03] Bacon sandwich from Sandwich Sandwich on my office day.[04] TPX …
    By Matt Jukes, 347 words
  6. dig your fins
    By Daniel Weir. 🇬🇧 More info

    My mate Paul collected collections. He wrote a book, ‘Recollections of a Collection Collector.’ It was never published. Lance Stater – Detectorists, Series #1 Episode 6 Back in 2019 I attended Boring IX, a conference …
    By danielweiresq, 235 words
  7. DJ Adams
    I've been hacking on SAP enterprise software for more than three decades, and am still enjoying it. 🇬🇧 More info

    Opening files from the terminal in BAS dev spaces
    In the comments to episode 4 of our back to basics series of live stream episodes on CAP, on the Hands-on SAP Dev show, there was a question on my use of code in VS …
    420 words
  8. Doc Pop's Blog
    A game designer, musician, illustrator, zinester, crafster, and DIY super nerd who lives in San Francisco. By Doctor Popular. 🇺🇸 More info

    #SidewalkFriends: Cone Head
    I like to keep an eye out for cool shapes during my walks and use them as inspiration for my #SidewalkFriends drawings. It’s like my version of hunting for Pokémon. I did a double take …
    By doc, 164 words
  9. doubleloop
    tech + politics + nature + culture. By Neil Mather. 🇬🇧 More info

    Regarding Surfacing notes in my garden that have no claims, it’d be good to also surface claims that have no supporting evidence linked to them.
    By Neil Mather, 26 words
  10. Dr Laura James's writings
    Like a commonplace book. 🇬🇧 More info

    Notes: trust and cultural angles on AI; internet stuff; climate response
    Thanks Luis Villa for this write up of the current Vizio case (GPL enforcement). The head of the National Audit Office, Gareth Davies, gave a thoughtful speech to Parliament on why good governance matters, especially …
    By Laura James, 2,916 words
  11. DRMacIver's Notebook
    Thoughts from David R. MacIver. More info

    Silently losing critical life infrastructure
    Silently losing critical life infrastructure Published 2024-02-16 I’ve been having a pretty bad time recently. I don’t intend to talk about the details, but suffice it to say I’ve been extremely stressed, depressed, and anxious, …
    1,508 words
  12. Emily F. Gorcenski
    The personal site of Emily Gorcenski. 🇩🇪 🇺🇸 More info

    What's New: Edition 2024-01-22
    I’m trying to write more, but lately my fire has been replaced by noise. My most toxic trait is one I work really hard not to project on anyone, either in terms of judgment or …
    1,658 words
  13. Ericland
    The official Eric Goulden / Wreckless Eric diary (not that I imagine there's an unofficial one). 🇺🇸 More info

    Leisureland Tour part five
    The rain stopped as I arrived in Manchester. I was an hour late because I’d underestimated the traffic. The load in at Gulliver’s is a nightmare - block a narrow one-way street while you get …
    By Eric Goulden, 1,246 words
  14. Ethan Marcotte — My journal.
    Some things I’ve written. 🇺🇸 More info

    There’s a new book out by Chris Dixon, an investor at the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz. I haven’t read it. (And after reading Molly White’s excellent review, I probably won’t.) But! Yesterday, Anil Dash …
    By Ethan Marcotte, 1,034 words
  15. even*cleveland
    A collection of themes. By Stephanie Madewell. 🇺🇸 More info

    pretty pink things / a billet-doux
    *Heart cockles, via the Natural History Museum, London.* Sam Gilliam, "Blue Edge," 1971, acrylic on canvas, The Baltimore Museum of Art via David Kordansky Gallery.*A Rudolph Steiner interior in Dornoch, Switzerland. Photo by Deidi von …
    By evencleveland, 157 words
  16. ewen
    you alright, mate? 🇬🇧 More info

    barbie and bell hooks
    The function of art is to do more than tell it like it is – it’s to imagine what is possible. bell hooks I thought Barbie was a solid film. Powerful tonal shifts, a …
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    By Frances Berriman. 🇺🇸 More info

    Month notes, November 2023
    Humble brag, but I have jetlag, and therefore I find myself wide awake at gone 2am. Seems as good a time as any for an update. Recently: We just got back from a trip to …
    447 words
    Photography. Music. Life. By John Carey. 🇺🇸 More info

    Staircase Sunset
    There we go. That’s better. I love this moment here. A full moon rising as the sun sets behind me while in the near total silence of this space with its infinite skies. The short …
    By John Carey, 205 words
  19. First Known When Lost
    By Stephen Pentz. 🇺🇸 More info

    At the Turning of the Year
    Solely by happenstance, this observation surfaced out of my memory during the past week: "The future's uncertain and the end is always near." An unexpected message for the New Year? And who might be the …
    By Stephen Pentz, 475 words
  20. Flamed Fury
    My personal homepage, full of stuff that means everything to me, and nothing to you. 🇳🇿 More info

    Making Websites Should Be Easy
    Creating a website can be a daunting task, especially for non-developers. As someone well aware of the struggles with the process, I spoke with Sara on Mastodon about simplifying the process of creating a website …
    568 words