The Power of Negative Thinking

Intro Of course I think its important to have a mainly positive outlook for your emotional well being. However feelings such as fear, greed and anger do have their place in our hearts. As the congregator said: “To everything there is a season, A time for every purpose under heaven” ~Ecclesiastics 3:1  (Which inspired the classic 60s…

Technology: Bringing Us Together, Tearing Us Apart

I often see people lament that technology has weakened out social relationships. When I see everyone staring at their phone out at a restaurant I see their point. However I think technology allows us to develop deeper and more meaningful relationships, when used properly. I will first discuss the benefits of the internet and then…

Sticking With Your Workouts

It is almost the end of January and all the New Year resolutioners have quit by now. While I enjoy the gym being less busy when I go, I think it is unfortunate people are not able to stick with a workout regime. Here I will discuss my thoughts on how to stick with your workouts….

The New Production Model: A Way to Write my First Short Story

  I have read in multiple sources that it is a good idea to market products before they are finished. This builds up hype and places pressure on the developers. I figured I will adopt that approach with the short story I am currently working on. I got half way through a first draft before…

A Book that Changed The Way I see the World

This would be [amazon text=Design Basic Index&asin=1581805012] by Jim Krause. This is a book that serves as an introduction to the concepts of good graphic design. This books does have some technical exercises but it mostly focuses on the underlying concepts. After reading the book I will never look at visual advertisements again. I will…

The Fox and the Grapes, Awesome and WordPress

Yesterday I bought web hosting and moved my blog to my own domain name. Just look at that sexy URL! (Un)fortunately my old theme, Dyad, isn’t yet ready for self hosted wordpress. I found someone posting with the same problem I had and one user said change line 23 of the code that said “that”…