Archive for November, 2004

Beaming and Scrolling

Monday, November 15th, 2004

I am so proud of and pleased for my Other Half. Last year he released a beta version of software designed to enable Apple laptop users to use the trackpad as a “scrollpad.” After extensive testing, he released it this morning as shareware. Apparently he has many happy customers, because orders keep rolling in. He […]

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Haiku

Monday, November 15th, 2004

As wispy as mist, shadow people seek to quench heat’s intensity. “Hot Summer In The City” by Zona Shearrow ©2003 / ephotograph

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Simply For The Love Of It

Sunday, November 14th, 2004

The thinking iterated in this excerpt demonstrates the travesty of elevating “arts” as something that only “special, creative” people do. Despite the maxim about old dogs and new tricks, I don’t think age alone creates such fears. Our society values professionalism and disdains amateurism. Why should I try Irish dancing when I can see “Riverdance”? […]

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