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I’m At Powells!

I’m At Powells!

Powells Bookstore, a mas­sive Portland book­seller that has be­come a re­gion­al must-see tourist at­trac­tion, lists my books. Check it out: Adobe Illustrator CS2 @work: Projects You Can Use on the Job Special Edition: Using Creative Suite 2. I’m a con­tribut­ing au­thor to Michael Smick’s…
RSS Calendars

RSS Calendars

I just stum­bled across the be­low ser­vice. It’s new and still in be­ta, but looks promis­ing. Check it out. RSSCalendar

RSSCalendar is an ex­cit­ing new way for in­di­vid­u­als and or­ga­ni­za­tions to share their cal­en­dars with fam­i­ly, friends, and co-workers – uti­liz­ing…
Update:  My Illustrator CS2 Books

Update: My Illustrator CS2 Books

Wednesday morn­ing I de­liv­ered my fi­nal drafts (“au­thor re­view”) of the chap­ters I’m con­tribut­ing to Special Edition: Using Adobe Creative Suite 2 (Que, 2005). So, bar­ring any last minute changes to my il­lus­tra­tions and fig­ures, I’m done with that book. All of…
Barbie’s Bad Boy

Barbie’s Bad Boy

The truth about Pariah re­vealed!I have a con­fes­sion to make: That’s me. It’s a photograph–I have no depth, wrin­kles, or nos­trils, and liv­ing with one-piece hair saves on con­di­tion­er (once in a while I ArmorAll it). When Mattel was go­ing to do a line…
India Daily Leaks Extraterrestrial Technologies Under Research

India Daily Leaks Extraterrestrial Technologies Under Research

From the India Daily news­pa­per (on­line edi­tion), 9 July 2005: Reverse en­gi­neer­ing quark ac­cel­er­at­ing high mass bunker bust­ing pre­ci­sion bombs from ex­trater­res­tri­al UFOs
How do ex­trater­res­tri­al UFOs pen­e­trate earth”™s crust to build bases un­der the tec­ton­ic plates? How do they en­ter the…
WordPress 1.5 Installed

WordPress 1.5 Installed

Well, it’s in­stalled. The site runs, though a few things are dif­fer­ent. Some of the plu­g­ins used with WP 1.2, for in­stance, have not been up­dat­ed to func­tion with WP 1.5. Even some of those that have, have not been up­dat­ed…
Upgrading to WordPress 1.5

Upgrading to WordPress 1.5

At this very mo­ment I’m up­grad­ing to WordPress 1.5. While it’s an up­grade I’ve been con­tem­plat­ing for a while, it was one I had in­tend­ed to put off for an­oth­er month or two–at least un­til af­ter I had fin­ished writ­ing my books and…