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    A Little More Love for Links

    Aug 31, 2022

    Treating links on the blog as real content.

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    The Comedy and Tragedy of County Fairs

    Aug 27, 2022

    Wherein we visit the fair and Lorelei is married off to a Vermont boy.

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    Above Black Bear

    Aug 23, 2022

    Even the bears don't want to hike up this.

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    Green Mountains

    Aug 22, 2022

    A pleasant change from the brown yards of home.

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    You just gotta ignite the light

    Aug 15, 2022

    Finally fireworks.

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    Elden Ring

    Aug 6, 2022

    I have become the Elden Lord.

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    Leaving the Island

    Jul 28, 2022

    Back on the Cecilia Ann.

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    Island Night

    Jul 27, 2022

    Clear skies.

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    Morning View

    Jul 26, 2022

    From the Block Island Beach House.

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    Cecelia Ann

    Jul 25, 2022

    On the way to Block Island.

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    An illustrated guide to why I haven’t been posting as much

    Jul 16, 2022

    What I’ve been up to for the last month instead of posting here.

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    Not all ideas are good ideas

    Jul 3, 2022

    Convincing your kid that walking into the woods at night is worth it.

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    Arts Fest Beverly 2022: Bridge to Nowhere

    Jun 18, 2022

    Arts Fest Beverly 2022.

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    Forty

    May 30, 2022

    Notes on turning forty.

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    Seven

    May 21, 2022

    Lorelei turned seven this week.

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    Books and cats and books and cats and….

    Apr 24, 2022

    The end of last week we were in Connecticut and Andrea wanted to go to a used book store, so I suggested we go to the Niantic Book Barn.

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    Museum of Science

    Apr 19, 2022

    Spending a school-break day underwhelmed at the Boston Museum of Science.

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    The Three-Body Problem or the Three-Book problem?

    Apr 16, 2022

    In this era of “more of everything” it’s nice to enjoy something that ends.

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    Why Didn’t Someone Tell Me This Sooner?

    Apr 11, 2022

    Sometimes a cigar is just a useless thing to learn about.

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    An obvious bug

    Apr 9, 2022

    A minimal reproduction of a bug that took too long to find.

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    The most writing in human history

    Apr 4, 2022

    There’s more writing going on now than ever before in human history.

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    React 18

    Mar 30, 2022

    React 18 is now available on npm.

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    Two articles on web APIs

    Mar 19, 2022

    Web links worth reading on Canvas2D and the File System Access API.

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    Another set of speakers for the $100 speaker shootout

    Mar 15, 2022

    Edifier R1280T compared to the JBL 104, Apple Mini and Sonos Symfonisk.

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    All we need is just a little patience

    Mar 13, 2022

    Two things I worked on this weekend.

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    Interesting reads from the last week

    Mar 12, 2022

    Throughout the week I throw interesting articles in my Things inbox, to either file or re-read on the weekend. I’m clearing it out, but these are some I thought you might enjoy.

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    My favorite part of TypeScript is debugging the config

    Mar 10, 2022

    I love TypeScript, I do.

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    Take my books, please

    Mar 2, 2022

    I reorganized my office recently and — there’s too many books!

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    Netflix’s Explained: Coding

    Mar 1, 2022

    Oh, now I know how to do it.

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    5 Accessibility Quick Wins (and two for this site)

    Feb 28, 2022

    Practical A11Y improvements.

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