2021-10-19 Can’t recommend Readwise highly enough. It’s easy to build a daily habit of reviewing a …

2021-10-18 🔒 What’s the best Product Security / App Security book these days? While I love the old Web …

2021-10-17 📑 Sunday Quote

2021-10-16 Tough year, but #IXI is in it for 90 more minutes, at least. Plus a sweet victory against …

2021-10-15 I keep thinking about this post from @benwerd

2021-10-14 🍄

2021-10-14 Best strategy for dealing with folks in power who take any criticism as if you are the one with the …

2021-10-12 Is there a name for the speaking pattern where a person usually ends their sentences up, like a …

2021-10-10 🎶 Plex’s “sonically similar” feature is pretty cool. In this picture, the top row represents some …

2021-10-10 Sunday Quote:

2021-10-09 If you claim to be a “conscientious objector” to vaccination, what alternative service are you …

2021-10-07 🍄 Update: picked a giant puffball on my morning walk. Gonna cook it up at lunch. Wish me luck! Note: …

2021-10-05 Mushroom (Shoes are size 13)

2021-10-04 🤞 maybe Facebook can just stay down? 🤞

2021-10-03 🕊🏴Today’s guest preacher is J. Nelson Kraybill, author of one of my favorite accidentally-anarchist …

2021-10-03 🎶 Just found out about Dying Wish. My favorite kind of hardcore. #MetalMennonite H/T to Silent …

2021-10-02 Oof. Heartbreaking ending for #IXI and the goalkeeper tonight. ⚽️

2021-10-02 Top of the Table 🥳 #CFC ⚽️

2021-09-30 Finished reading: Kings of the Wyld (The Band) by Nicholas Eames 📚 if there’s another book it …

2021-09-29 ⚽️ The Golazo Champions League coverage is kinda cool but also feels like the Americanization of …

2021-09-27 Ok, so they may reboot Babylon 5, but on the CW? Yay for more B5…but not sure how they will …

2021-09-25 You have quite a treasure in that Horadric Cube….

2021-09-25 After the meme, we now have made a game of guessing, based on title alone, what the story of the DS9 …

2021-09-25 We were just discussing this topic with some friends last night!

2021-09-24 🎶I listen to a lot of “out there” music and I’ve yet to ever hear anything like Sanctum - Clarify

2021-09-22 🎲 Took a break from GMing our long-running Burning Wheel setting, and we’re doing a little …

2021-09-19 📑 Sunday Quote

2021-09-19 Our friends’ kids decided to sell lemonade to support refugees. They offered cup decorations, and …

2021-09-18 We keep chuckling when this northern-UK narrator says “Carol”, because it sounds like “cattle” to us …

2021-09-17 My spouse just called falafel “Mediterranean hush puppies”…and…she’s not wrong.

2021-09-14 Happy Champions Leauge day! ⚽️

2021-09-13 Ok, minus.social is a fun experiment. You get 100 lifetime posts, but unlimited replies on posts.

2021-09-12 Enjoyed visiting the 100 acres with our youth group, today. Left: Wapahani/White River Right: The …

2021-09-11 20 years ago, as we gathered in class, I expressed my fear that this would quickly become a …

2021-09-11 Love how Google, which knows everything about me, can’t figure out where I am (for YouTube TV …

2021-09-10 Finished reading: My Time Among the Whites: Notes from an Unfinished Education by Jennine Capó …

2021-09-10 Use every bit

2021-09-02 🎲 online or in-person for games asks Jeremy. I love the convenience of online, and the tools have …

2021-08-31 🔒 I got to announce that I’m expanding my team today. Feel free to refer people or apply! …

2021-08-31 🎶 you can tell this is an awesome track based on what Plex thinks is “sonically similar”

2021-08-30 🎶 Listening lately. clipping. Zao Front Line Assembly Circle of Dust Living Sacrifice Juno Reactor …

2021-08-29 🎙Great episode of the Ezra Klein show, on Foreign policy 🕊

2021-08-28 🏕 Nice thing about hiking a trail that hasn’t been used it a bit: you get to see things fresh, and …

2021-08-27 Could we agree to ditch long goofy names like “math-y progressive djent metal” and just call it …

2021-08-26 ⚽️ Feel good about this group #CFC GROUP H: Chelsea (England), Juventus (Italy), Zenit St. …

2021-08-25 🎲 Enjoyed a game night with some folks from church. Totally unplanned, but also perfectly …

2021-08-25 Sprinklers on a roundabout, running in the rain - the most Carmel thing I can think of

2021-08-23 See where a drop of water goes. This is a cool way to visualize watersheds.

2021-08-22 9 square: 2HISS 🏐

2021-08-22 📑 Sunday Quote

2021-08-20 🎶 Here’s another goodie from today’s releases: Between the Buried and Me - Stare into the Abyss …

2021-08-20 Lots of good releases today. 🎶 Maybe I’ll make a playlist later. Here’s Silent Planet - Panopticon 🕊 …

2021-08-19 🎶 Musicians: please put your music on Bandcamp

2021-08-17 Admit All the Refugees 🕊

2021-08-16 I like this approach to tracking lists and will try it. Probably works best paired with clarity on …

2021-08-15 New idiom from my spouse: “He’s just making a stink so he can smell himself.” Or “You’re just …

2021-08-15 📑 Sunday Quote

2021-08-14 My one-match-fire streak continues 🔥 #EagleScout

2021-08-12 Talented loopers are fascinating, and this duo just play off of each other incredibly well. So many …

2021-08-12 See lots of folks talking about fall. Strange to me because the worst part of Indiana summer is …

2021-08-10 Anybody manage their song library in plex and also scrobble? 🎶 I remember trying this years ago and …

2021-08-09 🎶 Top artists the last 90 days, via last.fm Clipping. is the new one, the rest are mainstays. (and …

2021-08-08 Pastoral candidate: “a political nation-state is not compatible with the reign of God” Preach …

2021-08-04 Currently reading: Dedicated: The Case for Commitment in an Age of Infinite Browsing by Pete Davis 📚

2021-08-03 this is why there are no time machines

2021-08-03 🔒I’m creating a product security letterloop. If you want to join (free for you), message me …

2021-08-02 Ok, letterloop might be the best social network

2021-08-02 That’s a tough way to lose. Congrats to #CAN ⚽️

2021-08-02 Congrats on two in a row for #USMNT ⚽️ Acosta was really impressive, even before the assist. …

2021-08-01 📑 Sunday quote We were just talking about this phenomena last night.

2021-07-29 Curiosity is a superpower.

2021-07-25 Finished reading: Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan 📚 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Charming. Recommend listening to it as an audiobook, …

2021-07-25 Sunday Quote 📑

2021-07-22 For my birthday (not today), my wife got me a hammock-stand, hammock, and a canvas print of my …

2021-07-22 I’ve been looking at all these book-tracking sites, and the first to be open to my “hey, …

2021-07-22 McSweeney’s: Nobody Wants to Be a Serf Anymore “How can they value their lives so much …

2021-07-18 🎶 wow wow wow I just learned about Clppng. Ingredients: 2 experimental/noise DJ/producers Daveed …

2021-07-17 There was a paperback sale, and we only bought 10 books. #temperance 😅🕊📚

2021-07-12 Super Academics

2021-07-12 ⌚️Apple watch users: Is there a way to start an exercise and then say “alert me if my heart …

2021-07-11 🎶 Another trip down memory lane As rumors of Demon Hunter were starting, my friend and I ran into …

2021-07-10 🎶 Fun to hear about August Burns Red’s drummer getting into the scene with Embodyment - One Less …

2021-07-09 Currently reading: For Whom the Bell Tolls: The Hemingway Library Edition by Ernest Hemingway 📚 …

2021-07-09 Check out this huge rad dude

2021-07-09 Finished reading: Anxious People: A Novel by Fredrik Backman 📚 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Charming, like watching a …

2021-07-08 Beautiful tribute from Michael J Sharp’s parents tonight at #MennoCon21 🕊

2021-07-07 Finished reading: Altered Carbon (Takeshi Kovacs) by Richard K. Morgan 📚

2021-07-06 🎶 Does your classical music have enough breakbeats? 🤭 If not, may I suggest Venetian Snares?

2021-07-06 First 🍅 of the year!

2021-07-05 Finished reading: Lean Software Development: An Agile Toolkit by Mary Poppendieck / Tom Poppendieck …

2021-07-05 ⚽️ My spouse, when goalkeepers lay on the ball for a moment: “it’s so cuddly 🥰”

2021-07-05 One of the things I do on Monday mornings is to review my Guiding Principles. At the top of the …

2021-07-04 “Adversity is such a wonderful teacher” -Jyotirmoy Sarkar, sharing his story today 🕊

2021-07-04 Today: first service back in the building for me as pastor’s husband. 🕊

2021-07-03 Nice to pick up a book with contributions from a number of people I’ve met. 🎲📚

2021-07-02 Lot of great book-tracking alternatives coming out. Really hoping they will expose APIs and then we …

2021-07-01 Enjoyed this nostalgia trip about Cornerstone Music festival. 🎶 The Rise of Cornerstone The End of …

2021-06-30 What I learned during my first week with a continuous glucose monitor (CGM)

2021-06-29 We had a going away party for the MYF (Mennonite Youth Fellowship, our high school youth group) …

2021-06-26 Woohoo! I broke #50 on the readwise.io leaderboard! 📚

2021-06-24 From On Conspiracy Theories and Christianity: Part 7, We All Want to Live a Heroic Life. Reminds me …

2021-06-22 Got started with a CGM tonight. Hoping to find the patterns in the foods and stressors that give me …

2021-06-21 Still so dystopian that the way we “confirm we are human” is to train Google to detect relevant …

2021-06-18 My nephew did this when he knew I was coming to visit.

2021-06-12 📚 Finished reading: Cibola Burn (The Expanse (4)) by James S. A. Corey ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ (fiction)

2021-06-09 Finished reading: A Rule Against Murder by Louise Penny 📚 ⭐⭐⭐

2021-06-08 🥃 For those wondering, this is the “authentic” recipe for a “Cool Toddy”: 2 …

2021-06-07 What a game! ⚽️ I think I need a Horvath jersey. (context: USMNT beat Mexico to win the CONCACAF …

2021-06-06 Decent spot to start The Backyard Adventurer 📚 Lots of runoff creeks and urban ponds in my …

2021-06-01 "it's hard to decry Constantinianism when you're trying your damnedest to win every election"

2021-05-30 Another good reflection from Experimental Theology: “Evangelicals, listen to that, read the Bible: …

2021-05-29 Chelsea! Chelsea! Chelsea! #CFC ⚽️ …and congrats to Pulisic, first USAmerican male (10th overall) to …

2021-05-27 Friday Good Reads

2021-05-24 Finished reading: The Resisters: A novel by Gish Jen 📚 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Really fun book about baseball …

2021-05-23 📑 Sunday Quote

2021-05-22 ⚽️ #IXI vs Sporting KC II Hoping for some 🍻victory (not vengeance 🎶)

2021-05-20 Sometimes you need multiple copies/versions of something. #MetalMennonite 🎶

2021-05-19 Made stewed rhubarb (with allulose) from my dad’s heirloom plant, today. First time even cooking …

2021-05-18 🎶 I like to listen to albums. But I also just like to shuffle…sort of. This is how I “smart …

2021-05-15 Finished reading: Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu 📚

2021-05-09 Finished reading: Gods of Risk ⭐️⭐️⭐️ by James S. A. Corey 📚

2021-05-09 Finished reading: Parable of the Sower (Earthseed #1) ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ by Octavia Butler (my notes) 📚

2021-05-09 Sunday Quote 📑

2021-05-08 Let’s go #IXI ⚽️

2021-05-08 Finished reading: Abaddon’s Gate by James S. A. Corey 📚

2021-05-04 🎲 Paper App Dungeon is too easy to grind. You can just keep carefully moving and backtracking to …

2021-05-02 📑 Sunday Quote and "Persecuted" Christians

2021-04-28 Had a “repeat customer” through our mentoring system at work. They said a little bit …

2021-04-26 Social decisions are inherently political. The question is what kind of political they will be, …

2021-04-25 Sunday Quote 📑

2021-04-24 📚 Finished Reading: Ursula K. Le Guin: The Last Interview

2021-04-23 Friday Good Reads

2021-04-22 🔒 Product Security? Application Security? Software security? What do you call it these days? answer …

2021-04-21 It’s so surreal to see all these leaves and flowers covered in snow.

2021-04-20 📚 Finished Reading: Why Nations Fail

2021-04-20 “Alternate Premier League” ⚽️ Interesting graphic with the Super-Leaguer games removed.

2021-04-19 New abolition curriculum from Mennonite Church USA. I’m a little surprised to see the …

2021-04-19 🖋 Ugmonk Analog + Baron Fig Strategist

2021-04-18 📑 Sunday Quote

2021-04-12 📚 Finished Reading: The Feather Thief

2021-04-11 Sunday Quote 📑

2021-04-10 Saturday Creek Stomping

2021-04-09 Friday Good Reads

2021-04-06 Just found out that some dear friends are moving back to our state for 11 months!

2021-04-04 Sunday Quote 📑 Easter Edition

2021-04-03 Jelly Bean Prayer

2021-04-02 Friday: Good Reads

2021-04-02 “Hang him! Hang him!” the mob demanded. A violent insurrectionist was to be freed to the …

2021-04-02 I recommend Readwise

2021-04-01 It’s about to get really loud in Indiana. Brood X is coming. (also in this week’s good …

2021-03-29 📚 Finished Reading: Harrow the Ninth

2021-03-29 Guiding Principles

2021-03-28 Sunday Quote 📑

2021-03-24 Security Tax

2021-03-23 Lean Security - Introduction

2021-03-21 🎶 melt swords of steel and hearts made of stone set pris’ners free give strangers a home note: …

2021-03-21 Sunday Quote 📑

2021-03-18 Pen Pals

2021-03-17 My Keto Question on the Peter Attia Drive Podcast 🎙

2021-03-17 I’m interested in Jeremy’s Work Experiment. I know I’d do better with a block in …

2021-03-15 Processing my Leadership Competency Survey

2021-03-14 Behold, the German Campfire Taco

2021-03-14 Sunday Quote 📑

2021-03-13 When your curbside order asks for what kind of car you are:

2021-03-13 📚 Finished Reading: An Altar in the World

2021-03-13 I’m determined to get to the top of the Readwise.io leaderboard

2021-02-21 There’s a topic I’m tentatively calling “Stand for Something”. It’s …

2021-02-21 Sunday Quote

2021-02-20 Oh this will be interesting: Just Plain Wrong

2021-02-20 From today’s Common Prayer

2021-02-19 How I take my daily notes in Craft

2021-02-16 I appreciated this episode of the Peter Attia Drive as their latest masterclass in insulin …

2021-02-16 Beautiful Trouble updated their toolkit. With the new toolkit you can slice and dice depending on …

2021-02-14 43

2021-02-14 Sunday Quote (Disclaimer: Wink is not being a gender essentialist here, but rather speaking to …

2021-02-12 🔒 Opinion: the OWASP Cheat Sheet Series is the most underappreciated OWASP project.

2021-02-11 Questions for people who say “politically correct” and “cancel culture”

2021-02-11 🎲 Great writeup of my favorite game system(s): Burning Wheel 🔥☸️ Summarizing: pioneer in …

2021-02-10 James Clear came to our all-hands meeting today and presented the story and takeaways from Atomic …

2021-02-09 📚 Finished Reading Give and Take by Adam Grant ⭐️⭐️⭐️ I am skeptical of “put people in …

2021-02-07 Knowing My Strengths

2021-02-07 Sunday Quote

2021-02-06 I concur with the sentiment that there is great value in international coverage of one’s own …

2021-02-04 Got our Indy Eleven #IXI seats selected back at #TheMike. We’re one of the first season ticket …

2021-02-02 I spoke with a Rose-Hulman project team last night about their pentesting project for their …

2021-01-31 📚 Finished reading: The End of Alzheimer’s by Dr. Dale Bredesen ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommended. Even …

2021-01-31 Sunday Quote

2021-01-30 Goofy coloring from the book I got for our 2015 trip with colored pencils from our 2018 trip.

2021-01-30 Been thinking about this as it relates to distributed teams. One of the aims in my organization has …

2021-01-29 They’re finally here! A new Anabaptist hymnal.

2021-01-28 My in-laws said that happy golden retrievers remind them of me. So my day is going great. …

2021-01-24 Sunday Quote: Something I’m continuing to work on.

2021-01-23 Bandanas are great. They’re useful for many purposes. I put a fresh one in each back pocket …

2021-01-22 “Today, the U.N. treaty declares that the manufacture, possession, use or threat to use nuclear …

2021-01-22 🎶 just learned about Zeal and Ardor, from Manuel Gagneux, an artist who used to make chamber pop …

2021-01-20 Good riddance Also, #StillTrue

2021-01-20 📚 Finished Reading: The Testaments by Margaret Atwood ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommended. Atwood has great skill …

2021-01-18 Last one for today. 📚 cleaned up (a little) my notes for The Shallows by Nicholas Carr. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ …

2021-01-18 📚 After reading The Shallows I’ve been wondering if there is some optimal blend between …

2021-01-18 📚Book notes from Signs of Life by Stephanie Lobdell ⭐️⭐️⭐️ (note: trying out a new book review …

2021-01-18 A beautiful tribute to Ursula K. Le Guin Civilisation isn’t about conquering planets or travelling …

2021-01-18 Before you post out pithy quotes today, try to understand more fully what King fought for, instead …

2021-01-17 Sunday Quote

2021-01-17 I was restless this morning and up early…so I started to pull together my accumulated notes …

2021-01-16 ⚽️ anybody know how I could get the recording/footage of the Snow Clasico game? Would like to watch …

2021-01-14 ⚽️ Noooooooo! Seriously, though: thank you Tyler Pasher. Best of luck at Houston Dynamo FC.

2021-01-13 I miss Mitch Hedberg.

2021-01-12 The comments on Igorrr music videos are about the only place on the Internet that I’d …

2021-01-10 on Cakes and Violence

2021-01-10 I imagine them thinking “how could we make a salad more awkward than the wedge?”

2021-01-10 Sunday Quote

2021-01-09 A good time to be reminded of these distinctions: Answers, in order, for the USA: Nope Maybe …

2021-01-06 Also, stop saying “insurrection” and “sedition”. Those imply they are taking a …

2021-01-06 I’m already seeing memes going around about “why didn’t they treat these …

2021-01-06 Don’t watch tragedy porn. Take care of your community. Practice mutual aid. Fight fascism.

2021-01-05 Twelfth day of Christmas: Great finale on all fronts!

2021-01-05 it’s looking like StoryGraph will become my goodreads alternative. Will spend some more time …

2021-01-04 Eleventh day of Christmas 🫖: Blooming Rose Black Tea: ✅ Turmeric Pepper Herbal Tisane: ✅/🤢 (we …

2021-01-03 Tenth day of Christmas 🫖: Ginger Masala Chai: ✅ Turmeric Chamomile Herbal Tisane: ✅ 🧱: monster …

2021-01-03 2020: 🎶 Review

2021-01-03 Preliminary research seems to be that one can get logseq, obsidian, and GitJournal to all play …

2021-01-03 Sunday Quote

2021-01-02 Ninth day of Christmas 🫖: Daily Darjeeling Second Flush Black Tea: ✅ Moringa Tulsi Green Tea: 👎 (we …

2021-01-02 Ok, now that both my fiction and nonfiction 📚 reviews are up, here are the 30 recommended books that …

2021-01-02 2020: Nonfiction 📚 Review

2021-01-02 2020: Fiction 📚 Review

2021-01-01 Eighth day of Christmas 🫖: Kashmiri Kawha Spiced Green Tea: 👍 (favorite green from the set so far) …

2021-01-01 2020: Project Review

2021-01-01 2020: 🎙 Review

2021-01-01 Happy birthday to all my cybersecurity colleagues!

2020-12-31 Seventh day of Christmas 🫖: Darjeeling Premium First Flush Black Tea: ✅ (interesting, almost …

2020-12-31 New Year’s Eve 🍺. Wow!

2020-12-31 2020: Feeds & Newsletters Review

2020-12-31 2020: News & Magazines Review

2020-12-30 Sixth day of Christmas 🫖: Turmeric Ashwagandha Herbal Tisane: ✅ (fine, still like the original …

2020-12-30 Response to @joshuapsteele re: books on hand Winners: Regenerative Agriculture NET Bible with full …

2020-12-30 There’s a part of the Mandalorian theme song where it sounds like the Mulan song that’s …

2020-12-30 2020: Comic Review

2020-12-30 2020: 🃏, 🎲, & 🕹 Review

2020-12-29 Fifth day of Christmas 🫖: Assam Exotic Black Tea: ✅ (fine, black tea, not actually exotic) Vanilla …

2020-12-29 Preview of the complete minimalist day/adventure/survival-pack for @lukeforis @odd @pilchuck It may …

2020-12-29 My spouse and I are singing the Tantric (original) album and having fun making cat-singing noises …

2020-12-29 2020: 📺 & 🎥 Review

2020-12-29 2020 Review

2020-12-28 Fourth day of Christmas 🫖: Sweet Himalayan Detox Green Tea: ✅ (ok, but do not oversteep this as it …

2020-12-28 Resilient 📚 Review: I Am Not Your Enemy by Michael T. McRay ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Highly Recommended

2020-12-27 Third day of Christmas 🫖: Earl Grey Citrus Black Tea: ✅ Sweet Cinnamon Spice Masala Chai: ✅ I …

2020-12-27 📚 Finished Reading: How to Invent Everything by Ryan North Recommended. A rare ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ book for …

2020-12-27 You’ve seen Karen memes, now here’s the history

2020-12-26 Second day of Christmas 🫖: Turmeric Spiced Herbal Tisane: 👍(very interesting with multiple other …

2020-12-25 First day of Christmas 🫖: Himalayan Green Tea: 🤢 (super astringent without much flavor) India’s …

2020-12-25 As part of a new Christmas ritual for this year, we got 2 advent calendars that we are enjoying over …

2020-12-25 Enjoying my favorite Christmas album 🎶 this morning as we eat pancakes and do a puzzle by the fire 🔥 …

2020-12-23 Every room is a library, if you try hard enough 📚

2020-12-22 Made my own egg nog, something I’ve talked about doing for a couple years now. Used allulose instead …

2020-12-20 The start of Home Alone 3 is like a Law & Order episode or a Michael Bay film. I forgot about …

2020-12-20 Sunday Quote

2020-12-19 Day 1 of break. Still thinking a lot about work, but enjoying coffee and The Economist double issue. …

2020-12-17 Trader Joe’s (Unibroue) Vintage Ale 2011 has also aged incredibly nicely. 🍺

2020-12-16 I don’t preach very often (this was something like my 5th time?), so please forgive my many …

2020-12-13 Playing Elder Scrolls Online with my niece and nephew. I'm stopping along the way all the time to …

2020-12-13 Internet Hive Mind: I’m looking for an app that lets me track time to a bucket, and then away …

2020-12-12 I just had a friend & parent ask me what anarchist resources to recommend to their teen so that …

2020-12-12 Hey errbody, @munish has been asking questions of the m.b community and it’s a fun community …

2020-12-10 Dug into my Trader Joe’s Vintage Ale collection, opening a 2013 release. The way it’s …

2020-12-09 🎧 Klank - Still Suffering is still one of my favorite 90s industrial(ish) albums.

2020-12-08 If you’ve never tried cardamom, clove, ginger, or nutmeg in your coffee….I highly recommend …

2020-12-07 I’ve seen a lot of Borscht recipes (from my Mennonite peoples) but this is the first one …

2020-12-07 …so did Google make it so that background-blur on Meet is only available in Chrome? Seems so.

2020-12-07 I’ve been reading and re-reading this review of Dreher’s latest because it clarifies so …

2020-12-06 Sunday Quote

2020-12-05 Good week for #CFC ⚽️ #TopOfTheTable

2020-12-05 Really enjoying this new translation from David Bentley Hart Like N. T. Wright’s “Bible for …

2020-12-04 Preview of my end-of-year music report. Note: I only re-started scrobbling partway through the year, …

2020-12-03 Looks like Ardbeg’s new distillery manager came from “next door” which likely means …

2020-12-02 Laphroaig Càirdeas 2020 🥃: I like peaty whiskies and I like wine-finished whiskies and this is both. …

2020-12-02 Giroud with a hat-trick in Champions League play! ⚽️

2020-12-02 Just wrote a postcard and want to do more of this. Who wants to exchange cards/letters?

2020-12-02 Have you ever created a structured or restricted adult “learning plan” outside of …

2020-11-30 Yes, Ted Lasso is that good. ⚽️

2020-11-29 ⚽️ Pulisic going on. Here’s hoping for no more hamstring injuries. #CFC #USMNT

2020-11-29 It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

2020-11-29 Sunday Quote

2020-11-28 How did you spend yesterday, the highest holy day of Capitalism? Did you make an offering in …

2020-11-28 📚 Review: An Unintentional Accomplice

2020-11-26 I love watching the dog show, but please never let breeds with smashed faces, shrunk skulls, or …

2020-11-23 📚 The Time-Block Plannner by Cal Newport ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Newport’s method is not new, but the planner …

2020-11-22 TIL: text-only version of CNN (previously, text-only version of NPR) We need more non-hyper news …

2020-11-22 Have you been involved in an early reviewer program where: the books are good quality you get them …

2020-11-22 Sunday Quote

2020-11-21 My wife just discovered that Michael Kramer and “Kate Redding”, who we’ve listened to for hundreds …

2020-11-20 📚 Now Reading: Rhythm of War by Brandon Sanderson. This is unfortunately not a sequel to Warbreaker, …

2020-11-20 Do you have a favorite lapsang souchong?

2020-11-18 Krebs covers Krebs Nobody is surprised, but it’s still sad.

2020-11-17 Experts: Gobble All You Like, But Do It With The Turkeys In Your Own Household) And if you are …

2020-11-16 How many of you were like, “well, better off Ted” when Ted Lasso’s wife appeared on the show?

2020-11-15 Sunday Quote:

2020-11-14 📚 Finished Reading: The Strain by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Best draculas book …

2020-11-14 Indy made the Economist? From Polling in America

2020-11-12 Farnam Street was my introduction to deep podcasts, and was once my favorite. As I’ve listened …

2020-11-11 Uff. Google photos free storage for limited-res photos is going away. Why do we keep trusting Google …

2020-11-11 First egg nog latte of the season ☕️ Glorious

2020-11-09 As Trump’s creditors hope to salvage more from his outstanding obligations, these last months of the …

2020-11-08 📚 Finished Reading: Battle Ground by Jim Butcher ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Gets an extra star because River Shoulders …

2020-11-08 Sunday Quote

2020-11-07 Like many, I had to bring my office home during #COVID-19. I got my first office shelf setup today, …

2020-11-06 As I watch coverage of different Trump supporter crowds chant “stop the count” or “count the …

2020-11-06 Several media outlets cut away as a politician started another torrent of lies. Please make this a …

2020-11-05 Walnuts are Weird

2020-11-05 Another entry in the “what if the USA was covered the way journalists cover other countries” #satire

2020-11-05 update to my previous post. I think this graphic is even more illustrative of the popular vote …

2020-11-04 Really excited to peruse the latest edition of Rock, Paper, Scissors (the Jesus Radicals zine): Vol …

2020-11-04 wise words from one of our pastors 🕊 Results might make our work more difficult or easier, but our …

2020-11-04 looking for an alternative to circle.so I signed up for one recently and can’t find/remember …

2020-11-04 Rest of the world: The USA is vast. Take hope in the fact that in the places with many people, where …

2020-11-03 Slower news is often higher-quality news. Thanks, Guardian!

2020-11-03 Conservatives: if you’re going to vote, please vote Libertarian, American Solidarity, or …

2020-11-01 I guess there aren’t many people using the trails this time of year?

2020-11-01 Sunday Quote

2020-10-31 Controversial opinion: A progressive legislature and conservative judiciary is a good pairing. It …

2020-10-30 Took 4.5 hrs (thanks, voter suppression!) but got through to vote. Hopefully didn’t get COVID-19 in …

2020-10-30 How military veterans are answering the call to defend Black lives via Waging Nonviolence

2020-10-28 Basecamp / Hey have made their security bug bounty program public 👏

2020-10-28 I researched candidates individually for main positions. Also have my guide for elections where good …

2020-10-25 takeaway from Borat Subsequent Moviefilm 🎥: Jeanise and the ladies in the synagogue deserve medals. …

2020-10-25 Masks are such an easy, powerful way to reduce the number of lost lives, both directly from the …

2020-10-24 text.npr.org is a mostly1 non-hyper way to read the news. Recommended! H/T @kaa Articles can still …

2020-10-23 If you find yourself using “sane” as a descriptor for something not actually related to …

2020-10-21 Miss you, dad. He died 2 years ago, after an extended hosiptalization trying to save him after being …

2020-10-18 Sunday Quote: The recommendation is for several reasons, including: a better fat profile (omega …

2020-10-17 More ⚽️ thoughts: It’s so weird to see #CFC with such scoring ability and so much hardship …

2020-10-17 #DearKiddos: A Vaccine for Cruelty

2020-10-17 iSideWith Support Map

2020-10-17 Day 17: #Inktober2020 #Inktober Great idea. Poor execution. Hopefully somebody gets it. 😁 …

2020-10-17 Are you a Republican or conservative who is understandably disgusted with the Trump presidency? Have …

2020-10-16 Day 16: #Inktober2020 #Inktober

2020-10-16 I’m starting OWASP Global AppSec 2020, my favorite infosec conference series. Subscribers of …

2020-10-15 Days 7-15: I made a micro catch-up for micro.blog #Inktober2020 #Inktober

2020-10-15 I appreciated this opinion from Sarah Smarsh in The Guardian: How is arguing with Trump voters …

2020-10-12 📚 Now Reading: Lo-TEK Design by Radical Indigenism by Julia Watson

2020-10-12 A song for Columbus Day 🎶

2020-10-11 📚 Now Reading: Regenerative Agriculture by Richard Perkins

2020-10-11 Sunday Quote Part 2 (saying it another way):

2020-10-11 Sunday Quote:

2020-10-09 I still find that there are people not using a password manager (along with multifactor, mind you). …

2020-10-07 Putting together my first IKEA has been made more challenging by a daddy-long-legs that keeps …

2020-10-06 Shannon Dycus is awesome and one of my favorite people. Sign up if interested!

2020-10-06 Day 5 & 6: #Inktober2020 #Inktober Wow, these are really stretching me and I am learning a lot …

2020-10-04 Day 4: #Inktober2020 #Inktober wow, that tower is struggling, let’s say there is heavy wind or …

2020-10-04 Sunday Quote

2020-10-03 📚 Finished Reading: The Shadows by Alex North. ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommended. Horror-Thriller with a dreaming …

2020-10-03 Sad ending to a season that started with so much promise ⚽️ #IXI

2020-10-03 Day 3: #Inktober2020 #Inktober

2020-10-02 📚 Finished Reading: Banksy Locations & Tours Vol 1 by Martin Bull ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Most of this is no …

2020-10-02 I was on a panel yesterday, kicking off National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (#NCSAM2020), joined …

2020-10-02 Day 2: #Inktober2020 #Inktober

2020-10-01 Day 1: Fish #Inktober2020 #Inktober

2020-10-01 I first heard Sanctum during Cornerstone Music Festival. They’re a Swedish …

2020-10-01 Y’all, I’m going to try #Inktober…but I’m really really bad. Be kind.

2020-09-30 Phrase I coined today: Some people make excuses, some people make improvements

2020-09-30 Deep Learning Neurochemistry: Huberman notes that to attain significant brain rewiring requires …

2020-09-30 “televised presidential debates have been unhelpful for some time….Perhaps it would be better …

2020-09-29 I’m in the beta and checking out Arbtr, a minimalist network for sharing just one thing at a …

2020-09-29 Micro.blog 2.0 is live, just in time for #Blocktober!

2020-09-29 According to The Economist, Indiana’s House race is one of the places where votes matter

2020-09-28 hey kid, you wanna buy some drugs?

2020-09-27 You may have heard me talk about watersheds, before. In this post on Resilient, I share how to …

2020-09-27 iOS 14 widgets: Have you found any (e.g. app suggestions) that are recommending usage patterns that …

2020-09-27 Sunday Quote:

2020-09-26 What a wild game. Couple bad mistakes up front, but #CFC did amazing work to come back from 0-3 at …

2020-09-26 “The hallucinatory world of anticommunism-without-communism is dangerous and violent. Its …

2020-09-25 Finally watched Knives Out. Recommended! 🎥

2020-09-25 Answered the latest questions on iSidewith and checked who’s meeting the 50% threshold:

2020-09-25 In Indianapolis, people are receiving old-but-reprinted anti-Catholic conspiracy-theory books in the …

2020-09-25 Preventing Diabetes

2020-09-23 Autumn activated: switched from cold brew to latte beard is growing sportcoat with elbow patches

2020-09-20 Sunday Quote

2020-09-16 published on #Resilient: Ethical Explorer Pack

2020-09-16 Recommended 📚: Flash Boys - another great Michael Lewis explainer-of-complex-topics ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

2020-09-13 Sunday Quote RIP David Graeber

2020-09-11 I think about things like this every time a site asks me to prove I’m not a robot in a way …

2020-09-11 🎵 New Oceans of Slumber today! Wish it was on Bandcamp.

2020-09-08 “whiskey & soda” 🥃 is the Americano of beer 🍺

2020-09-08 #DearKiddos: Careers

2020-09-07 Sunday Quote…delayed

2020-09-07 Learning from the lost David Graeber “I will always notice things. I will notice what I am …

2020-09-06 📚 Now Reading: I Am Not Your Enemy

2020-09-06 Today, our church is having an outdoor service (distanced, masked). Good news, though, as my SIL …

2020-09-05 #DearKiddos: Letting People Vote

2020-09-05 Introducing: #DearKiddos These posts are written first for nieces, nephews, youth at church, and the …

2020-09-01 Be like Banksy (at your scale): “I’ve made some work about the migrant crisis, obviously I can’t …

2020-08-30 This light at our rental was clearly made from Big Bird.

2020-08-30 Sunday Quote

2020-08-29 Basil from the garden Ripe tomatoes from the CSA Soft mozzarella Aged balsamic Is there anything …

2020-08-29 Reading histories of the Spanish Civil War for #NorthernFires and the parallels to the reactionary …

2020-08-29 Be like Bedford: “While we are relieved that our church home mostly survived the inferno in the lot …

2020-08-28 📚 finished reading: The Vanishing Half ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ Recommended

2020-08-25 An important message from Eddie Gonzalez

2020-08-23 What’s the protocol when you find a racist conspiracy theory flag in your neighborhood? I’m assuming …

2020-08-23 Resilient: Landlord Tech Watch

2020-08-23 Sunday Quote This is just one of the reasons it’s valuable to think about your project in the format …

2020-08-22 Are there good archives of old-timey radio serials? Can you point me to your favorites? What about …

2020-08-22 It’s a little startling for me when I hear about politicians resigning due to job …

2020-08-22 The little joys of CSAs: I was excited about getting pears, today. He told me how the tree is over …

2020-08-20 Now Reading 📚: the nineties-est book that ever ninety-ed

2020-08-19 I want something like this, but for actual antiperspirant. There are a lot of orgs offering …

2020-08-17 Dethroned & Uncrowned by Katatonia 🎶 #PerfectAlbum This is an acoustic+ remake of their own Dead …

2020-08-17 Canada’s last intact ice shelf breaks up “Since 2007 the mean temperature in summer has …

2020-08-16 Would really like shortcuts.app to be able to turn on or off location services. I want a toggle …

2020-08-16 “I’m so sorry, but I’m avoiding shared indoor spaces unless it’s an emergency.” …

2020-08-16 Sunday Quote: Note: this is unfortunately reinforced by common creeds (e.g. Apostles). If we believe …

2020-08-15 Impressive showing from #IndyTen to get the win. #IXI ⚽️

2020-08-15 It’s unfortunate we need reminder, but yes. No valves. Also, cover both mouth and nose.

2020-08-15 I’m a baked kale convert: Remove thick stems, rip into chunks, and toss with salt, olive oil, …

2020-08-14 delegation requires context, which means rapid-fire delegation is often ineffective and can even …

2020-08-11 Really enjoyed this episode of The Long Now with Eric Ries, dealing with long-term thinking re: …

2020-08-09 Sunday Quote

2020-08-04 There are two kinds of preppers: Those who hoard guns and gold Those who plant seeds and share Be …

2020-08-04 They Elflord and the Mayfly from Existential Comics

2020-08-02 Yet another good reason to wear a mask: “Homeland Security fears widespread mask-wearing will break …

2020-08-02 Sunday Quote (Note: this does not mean we should try to meld Empire & Kingdom, Caesar & …

2020-08-01 As we approach the 75th anniversary of the world’s most destructive terror attacks “atomic-bomb …

2020-07-31 Answer: unfortunately yes. We see that play out over and over. Most so-called “freedom loving …

2020-07-29 From How Police Unions Fight Reform

2020-07-26 Maybe I don’t need this anymore?

2020-07-26 ⚽️ Economist provides interesting analysis of differences during no-fan games

2020-07-26 Sunday Quote

2020-07-25 KAL’s cartoon

2020-07-23 Added How to Invent Everything to my #Resilient booklist. 📚 I love this book so much. Informative …

2020-07-23 This distinction is very helpful for thinking clearly on these issues. Censorship, Social Sanctions, …

2020-07-23 Once again, we have people protesting against not having to be slightly inconvenienced by wearing …

2020-07-22 As someone with an interest in insect protein (for issues of sustainability and ethics) this talk …

2020-07-21 I love that google has these as “similar” for Igorrr 🎶, and that they’re basically …

2020-07-19 I still have a ways to go, but did some good work on my Resilient booklist this morning.

2020-07-19 Sunday Quote

2020-07-17 Finished Reading 📚 Caliban’s War ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

2020-07-16 Another great one from James Clear

2020-07-15 This is a really illuminating episode from The Long Now about how disinformation campaigns work 🎙

2020-07-15 What I imagine the woodpeckers at our bird feeder are thinking: “Wow, this is way easier than …

2020-07-13 Another repeated theme from Battle for Spain: people tend to simplify conflict to just about …

2020-07-13 I’m reading Battle for Spain as part of #NorthernFires and what is old is new, again. I’m not far in …

2020-07-13 I maybe held on to this too long. 😂

2020-07-13 this is the sad result of making science and pandemic response a partisan issue: 30 yr old dies …

2020-07-12 “The biggest generator of long term results is learning to do things when you don’t feel like …

2020-07-11 The mark of Cain “Post-war pessimism also led evangelicals to adopt a premillennialist …

2020-07-09

2020-07-08 Google has an incredible track record of killing their best products. Google play music is on the …

2020-07-08 I like this response on measuring engineering: In my experience, the “right” answer, i.e. the best …

2020-07-08 If you liked the M is for Malware board book…there are going to be more in the series: B is for …

2020-07-07 How are you spending your energy? What are you arguing about? Who are you fighting for? We need …

2020-07-06 Started 📚 Children of Blood and Bone and it is off to a great start.

2020-07-06 Angela Davis vs. The Liberal Reformers from Existential Comics

2020-07-06 TIL: hey.com treats different email addresses with “.” in them as distinct. When you register/buy an …

2020-07-05 Watched Thom Yorke’s Anima again, tonight. 🎶 💃 One of the most interesting experiments Netflix has …

2020-07-05 First Book: The Battle for Spain #NorthernFires

2020-07-05 Sunday Quote

2020-07-04 One of the reasons I’ve said body cams aren’t a solution: they expand surveillance and …

2020-07-04 Here’s a great podcast intro to Restorative Justice, includes shoutouts to Howard Zehr and …

2020-07-04 “China is convinced that its interests are served by iron-fisted repression at home and …

2020-07-04 Got my first CSA pickup, today. They said it started admittedly light so they are going to add a …

2020-07-04 re: Economist: I think they are in about the perfect spot for weekly news. Just below fact-reporting …

2020-07-04 “The world is not experiencing a second wave: it never got over the first” #COVID19

2020-07-04 How I’m reading The Economist now: Open the app on Saturday and go to the weekly view Read Politics …

2020-07-03 TIL about Common Hymnal “Common Hymnal is an online library for the Spiritual Underground, a …

2020-07-03 I enjoyed this episode of the Inverse podcast Great conversation around decolonized perspectives on …

2020-07-02 Questions to ask after finishing media: What is this work saying? How do I now feel? What will …

2020-06-30 “The motivation to work toward mitigating disaster is minimal for those with the most power to …

2020-06-29 This is clever Climate Strike License “a software license that developers can use to prohibit the …

2020-06-25 Not one police department in the 20 largest American cities are compliant with international rights …

2020-06-23 $97 million endowment. Management won’t pay for health insurance and is leaning on musicians for …

2020-06-21 📚 Review: Imaginary Borders

2020-06-21 Sunday Quote

2020-06-18 Another entry in “What if we wrote about the USA the way we write about other countries.” Unrest …

2020-06-14 Finished Reading 📚: Delayed Gratification Issue 37 ⭐️⭐️⭐️

2020-06-14 Sunday Quote

2020-06-09 A Former Prosecutor’s Case for Prison Abolition. This is great intro to the topic of prison …

2020-06-09 I continue to compare the recent protests, because I think they are incredibly informative about …

2020-06-08 “Don’t be political”: often wrong “Don’t be partisan”: less wrong When we talk about interactions …

2020-06-07 Sunday Quote

2020-06-06 NRA Accidentally Forgets To Rise Up Against Tyrannical Government “An embarrassed National Rifle …

2020-06-05 Finished Reading 📚 (yesterday) Gideon the Ninth Interesting due to new perspectives and being many …

2020-06-05 Ta-Nehisi Coates was on my favorite podcast 🎙 and it was great. Have a listen

2020-06-05 New 🎶 Silent Planet shirt. Proceeds going to BLMLA and The Bail Project

2020-06-05 Our church (First Mennonite Indianapolis) community posted a few statements regarding racial …

2020-06-03 How to write a corporate #BLM statement: Ben & Jerry’s sets the bar

2020-06-02 ✝️🕊🏴🌹, in that order

2020-06-02 📚Now reading (listening): The Water Dancer

2020-06-02 A message from Glen Guyton of Mennonite Church USA: We Need to Engage in More Costly Peacemaking

2020-06-01 This is really good: How Western media would cover Minneapolis if it happened in another country

2020-05-31 When heavily-armed white protestors demanded the right to spread more death with COVID19, law …

2020-05-31 Sunday Quote

2020-05-29 📚 Re-reading: Grave Peril

2020-05-28 Protestors Criticized For Looting Businesses Without Forming Private Equity Firm First

2020-05-28 Peaceful Protest Interrupted by Swarm of Aggressive Black-Clad Militants

2020-05-27 Love this: Critical Thinking Cheatsheet H/T @JMaxB

2020-05-24 ‘But she also refuses to participate in a plan to revive the economy that places the burden on the …

2020-05-24 Syllabus #NorthernFires

2020-05-23 📚 Now reading: Delayed Gratification issue 37

2020-05-21 Every time is see a reference to Brandon Sanderson’s Rhythm of War, I get excited, because I think …

2020-05-20 hey, remember when I said Flobots - Quarantine was my song for the quarantine?. Well, they just made …

2020-05-17 What are you yearning, learning, and hoping for?

2020-05-13 Perfection: Why we at $FAMOUS_COMPANY Switched to $HYPED_TECHNOLOGY

2020-05-13 At this point, I should probably just make a playlist out of all the songs in my catalog that …

2020-05-12 Great moment as the host of this zoom call is sharing and explaining a meme from “Hauerwasian Memes …

2020-05-11 Dr. Erin Bromage - “The Risks - Know Them - Avoid Them” This well-written and detailed post helps …

2020-05-10 Sunday Quote

2020-05-08 another good move from basecamp “Just say no to employee surveillance.”

2020-05-05 Altered Carbon the novel that inspired the Netflix Series is on sale for 3 bucks today. This is one …

2020-05-04 Cool: The Mennonite interviewed Ibram X. Kendi

2020-05-03 Introduction #NorthernFires

2020-04-28 In addition to the already-existing foot-hooks for opening doors, we’re seeing the rise of new …

2020-04-27 Conservative and Progressive: why not both?

2020-04-23 when one is remote, all are remote

2020-04-21 good reporting from Krebs on Security: “Who’s Behind the ‘Reopen’ Domain Surge?”

2020-04-19 Sunday Quote: Note: timely double-quote this morning, as people demand sacrifice to Mammon in the …

2020-04-16 Governments are quick to ratchet up totalitarian power during crises. Be vigilant, be united, …

2020-04-12 Sunday Quote

2020-04-08 The most human part of Altered Carbon Season 2 was the AI characters. Intentional, or due to script …

2020-04-06 Some of you have asked how I stay focused on my mobile or on the web. One of the tools I use to help …

2020-04-06 “Let’s all wear a mask”

2020-04-05 French toast upgrade I made yesterday: Forget cinnamon. Use nutmeg, ginger, cardamom, and clove. …

2020-04-05 Sunday Quote

2020-04-03 Jackbox party via Discord etc. We had a fun time trying this last night. Pro-tip for services where …

2020-04-02 Reflecting on Social Ties during Physical Distance

2020-03-31 Wanted: a music video where everytime there’s a “woo-hoo” it switches between …

2020-03-29 board games re-released for free: Board Game Remix Kit Print & Play versions of the Cheapass …

2020-03-29 Amid the coronavirus crisis, mutual aid networks erupt across the country

2020-03-27 It’s new album day! Igorrr - Spirituality and Distortion is out!

2020-03-23 Got a new game! Beautiful Trouble Brought to you by the folks at Waging Nonviolence. Want more? Here …

2020-03-23 This is one of the best podcast episodes I’ve ever heard 🎙. I took many notes and will be …

2020-03-22 Sunday Quote

2020-03-22 These Mennonites are all joined in on a video conference for church this morning. 😷

2020-03-20 Waging Nonviolence published 7 things to do instead of hoarding toilet paper. Good list!

2020-03-20 Awesome. Library of America will publish more of Ursula K. Le Guin’s works

2020-03-16 Coping with Covid a writeup at Resilient

2020-03-15 My chosen quarantine song is Flobot’s quarantine. 🎶 What’s yours?

2020-03-15 what will happen when the crisis passes?…it’s worth asking yourself now…how you might change your …

2020-03-15 Thinking about the confluence of quarantine, Lent, spring break, climate change, & other events. …

2020-03-15 Sunday Quote

2020-03-12 You’ve seen me share things from James Clear’s newsletter multiple times. Here’s …

2020-03-11 One of the most interesting things in my (admittedly new) zettelkasten system is my dictionary. When …

2020-03-09 Pyramid Arcade Re-boxing

2020-03-06 Doing pretty well on my 2020 reading goal. Read any of these and want to discuss?

2020-03-01 🎵 of the Month: Flobots - NOENEMIES

2020-03-01 Sunday Quote

2020-02-28 📚 Finished Deep Work by Cal Newport ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

2020-02-25 Woot! My blog now has webmentions and micro.blog replies included on post pages.

2020-02-23 Ok, I’m trying an experiment: I’ve set up a page where you can schedule a discussion …

2020-02-23 I started Cal Newport’s 📚 Deep Work and it has me pondering something. As expected (since I really …

2020-02-20 Stop giving public attention to arrogant jerks

2020-02-16 Sunday Quote

2020-02-14 Labyrinth Adventure Game came today, and it’s even cooler than I thought it would be! Who …

2020-02-14 it me:

2020-02-14 Field Notes made a D&D 5E Character Journal. 🎲

2020-02-13 Another great decision-making question from James Clear’s newsletter: “Will this cost me time in …

2020-02-09 Sunday Quote

2020-02-04 Finished 📚 Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Remove layers of abstraction and build …

2020-02-03 Too accurate

2020-02-03 🎵 of the Month: Moor Mother - Analog Fluids of Sonic Black Holes

2020-02-03 When information is crowdsourced, new avenues of manipulation arise. Consider this hack of driving …

2020-02-03 I’d cosign most of these: “Things I Believe About Software Engineering” by Wesley …

2020-02-02 Sunday Quote

2020-01-31 Reminder, you can use RSS feeds to follow specific categories of my blog, if you want to check only …

2020-01-31 Software Assurance Maturity Model v2 is live! #appsec #OWASP #SAMM #OpenSAMM

2020-01-30 burning by Lunarbaboon

2020-01-28 📚 Finished The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ What if we took similar events to …

2020-01-28 13-yr Mennonite

2020-01-27 4 Values

2020-01-26 Sunday Quote

2020-01-25 📚 Finished Four Futures by Peter Frase. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ How might humans respond to work automation and …

2020-01-21 📚 Review: The Benedict Option

2020-01-19 Sunday Quote

2020-01-17 Recently finished 📚 Immunity to Change by Robert Kegan & Lisa Laskow Lahey. ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommended …

2020-01-17 I liked Malcolm Gladwell’s 📚 Talking to Strangers, but I liked this podcast of him talking …

2020-01-16 ‘King was arrested 29 times in his short life. Many of those times, he was charged with “disturbing …

2020-01-16 What are the tech companies that are doing the most harm? What would be your top 5? Here is …

2020-01-16 📚 Finished A Memory of Light by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Mostly an incredible …

2020-01-15 Check out this new book from Mark Van Steenwyk

2020-01-14 Checking out the preview from the new Igorrr album. First track and we already have breakbeats, …

2020-01-12 Sunday Quote

2020-01-08 Interested in Live Action role-playing games? Live within driving distance of Indianapolis? Come …

2020-01-07 “The kingdom of heaven is in a basement” Parables of the Kingdom: a poem from Isaiah Lewis from …

2020-01-07 TIL: Moaning Myrtle is also the little droidsmith in the latest star war.

2020-01-06 “It’s very easy to come up with superficially persuasive arguments that can justify just about …

2020-01-06 📚 Finished Towers of Midnight by Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ With this book, …

2020-01-06 Reminder: US political definitions are weird, and it’s better to talk about your values and …

2020-01-05 Sunday Quote

2020-01-04 Just found out my spouse has created her own markdown-like syntax system without even knowing …

2020-01-02 blood now accounts for 2% of the country’s exports – more than corn or soy from The …

2020-01-02 I’m a day late, but here’s this year’s results for Public Domain Day! 📚 #AbolishIP

2020-01-01 2019 🎙 Review

2020-01-01 2019 📚 Review: Fiction

2020-01-01 2019 📚 Review: Nonfiction

2020-01-01 Happy New Year!

2019-12-31 So, bougie Carmel jerks who put a lot of wear on Indianapolis roads (but don’t send taxes to pay for …

2019-12-30 Be the kind of person that picks back up your trash when you’ve shot and missed the basket in a …

2019-12-29 Sunday Quote:

2019-12-28 We picked almost 20 ticks off my dog’s thick coat, this morning. Yikes! None attached, though. 🤞

2019-12-27 📚 Micro-Review: _The Power of Habit_ by Charles Duhigg

2019-12-26 I am now calling egg nog “Christmas milk”

2019-12-25 Yay! 📚 Readwise.io silently added Pocket to their automatic list.

2019-12-25 📚 Finished The Gathering Storm by Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson, the other day. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I …

2019-12-25 Happy first day of Christmas! 🌟

2019-12-24 I just read this out loud to the gathered family. 🤣 ‘I am going to say quiet words in your …

2019-12-24 With all the data Google collects, they still don’t do year/decade stats for you. Steven Tursi has …

2019-12-22 Sunday Quote

2019-12-21 Me, every time we see a cute dog: “Do you think it could come live with us?”

2019-12-21 A service where you can share just 1 link a day. As you send links/comments to the service it asks …

2019-12-19 August Burns Red makes my favorite offbeat Christmas music. Sleddin’ Hill was really good. …

2019-12-19 📚 Finished Educated by Tara Westover. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ An incredible book that was not what I expected it to …

2019-12-18 Tried a goofy experiment on my micro.blog about me (not to be confused with my full about page). …

2019-12-17 from Part two of Thank You, Anarchy over at Experimental Theology: “who do you think is …

2019-12-16 📚 Finished The Pioneers by David McCullough ⭐️⭐️⭐️ It was surprising to me that this focused on what …

2019-12-16 Experimental Theology on Anarchy: I enjoy being a student of resistance movements and anarchist …

2019-12-16 📚 Finished Power of Now by Echkhart Tolle. ⭐️⭐️ 2/3 useful commentary on consciousness 2/3 bullshit …

2019-12-15 Joy: filming my husky mix while she frolicked in the first snow. ❄️ Unexpected blessing: turning off …

2019-12-15 Taking our first snow walk of the year! ❄️🥾😁

2019-12-15 Sunday Quote

2019-12-14 I received my Trilemma Adventures Compendium 1 book, and it’s the coolest physical RPG book I’ve …

2019-12-13 Awesome new shirt & bag for sustaining members of Waging Nonviolence, along with the description …

2019-12-13 A theory on spicy food from SMBC.

2019-12-10 📚 Finished Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I wish it had included discussion …

2019-12-09 We’re seeing more like this, and it’s excellent subversive action like Jesus’s …

2019-12-07 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Finished Reading 📚 How to Change Your Mind by Michael Pollan There’s promise in …

2019-12-06 Finished reading: Knife of Dreams by Robert Jordan 📚

2019-12-04 Currently reading: How to Change Your Mind by Michael Pollan 📚

2019-12-03 If you follow me on Goodreads, you may be inundated, today. I will be adding many to my list because …

2019-12-01 In Advent, we cry out “when, God, when!” God replies “the kingdom of God is among you.”

2019-11-30 Alien RPG materials arrived, and the main book looks excellent. #RPG

2019-11-29 Did you (or are you planning to) engage in an alternative activity to Black Friday and Cyber Monday? …

2019-11-28 Finally opening my bottle of Gouden Carolus single malt Belgian whiskey. 🥃 First fill bourbon cask …

2019-11-27 RPGs with Kids

2019-11-26 From an RPG with niece and nephew. A Risus-based TF2-inspired build-as-you-go game where the agents …

2019-11-25 I added a new resource to my Security Thinking for Big Data reference. “A Practical Way to Include …

2019-11-24 Sunday Quote 📚

2019-11-17 Sunday Quote

2019-11-14 Great thought experiment from James Clear today. Work backwards from this to think clearly about …

2019-11-12 Four cool things about Disney+ User profiles. Some other services still don’t have this. You can …

2019-11-10 Sunday Quote: re: the famous marshmallow experiment. Social sciences are finding over and over that …

2019-11-01 Another feelgood comic from maximumble.

2019-10-27 Links for Resilience #5, with “Coercion-Resistant Design”, horseshoe crabs, seaweed for cows, and …

2019-10-18 Made our own blend of Wemyss Spice King 🥃

2019-10-13 Sunday Quote 📚

2019-10-06 Sunday Quote: “…that’s exactly what the early Christians were executed for, for pledging an …

2019-10-02 If I was only allowed… One cuisine: Persian One author: Ursula K. Le Guin One genre of …

2019-09-29 Sunday Quote

2019-09-18 Why does Gidget (our MinPin) sometimes get scared in the backyard?

2019-09-14 Helping my friend run a puzzle LARP for his daughter’s birthday party 🗿🗝🔍👻

2019-09-13 Finished 📚 How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi. Highly recommended. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

2019-09-08 Sunday quote courtesy of readwise:

2019-09-03 Fort Collins Mennonite Fellowship regains the right to provide storage lockers to homeless in their …

2019-09-01 TIL: Indianapolis has the second highest number of evictions, second only to NYC (statistic courtesy …

2019-09-01 Happy IndyGo Red Line day! Red Line Events (Yes, this is a horrible name for an urban project, but …

2019-08-31 Another tribute to Ursula K. le Guin: Kim Stanley Robinson at the Long Now

2019-08-27 Who’s surprised these newfound alt-right free speech warriors aren’t coming to the defense of …

2019-08-25 IXI ⚽️⚽️⚽️ CLT ⚽️ #INDvCLT

2019-08-24 Glenmorangie Bacalta 🥃, lake, fire, sunset, family, friends. 👍👍👍

2019-08-24 Reading Will Larson’s An Elegant Puzzle and noting he’s in lock-step with Sally Williamson on the …

2019-08-20 The latest Links for Resilience newsletter is out, featuring stories on Security, Sustainability, …

2019-08-13 📚 Recommended: How Long ‘Ti’l Black Future Month N.K. Jemisin.

2019-08-12 Finished 📚: The Long Earth by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter. Highly recommended. I …

2019-08-09 I’m back from #GenCon19, so I released a podcast about Games! Available now for subscribers of …

2019-08-04 #GenCon19 Day 3

2019-08-04

2019-08-02 #GenCon19 Day 2

2019-08-01 #GenCon2019 Day 1

2019-08-01 We need to change the institutions:

2019-07-30 Links for Resilience #3

2019-07-30 How to tie any knot: Animated Knots

2019-07-26 “Life Tip: when deciding whether to keep something, imagine it as a human friend.” from SMBC

2019-07-26 Today’s quote:

2019-07-25 As promised, here is Mennonite Church USA Executive Director Glen Guyton doing a rendition of …

2019-07-20 Indy Eleven ⚽️⚽️ - Loudoun United 0 #IXI #INDvLDN

2019-07-11 Clever idea: I started a “stress note” in my Notes app where I keep a list of whatever I’m anxious …

2019-07-10 Have any of you already played Bloc by Bloc?

2019-07-07 Congrats to #USA -> #NED -> #SWE ⚽️ #WorldCup

2019-07-07 Let’s go #USWNT and #USMNT. Let’s bring home two cups, today. ⚽️ #WorldCup #GoldCup

2019-07-06 #MennoCon19 Delegate Report Day 5 #BringThePeace

2019-07-06 Two years ago, today, Rachel Held Evans asked us this question. #MennoCon19

2019-07-06 Churchwide Statement on the Abuse of Child Migrants passes near-unanimously (2 of 495 dissent) …

2019-07-06 And here’s a more detailed story #MennoCon19

2019-07-06 “Immigrants Avoiding Deportation at Churches Face Big Fines” A couple of these sanctuary churches …

2019-07-05 #MennoCon19 Delegate Report Day 4

2019-07-05 Bylaw changes pass unanimously. Goodbye, telegram. 😆 #MennoCon19

2019-07-05 Youth delegate bylaw change passes with <2% dissent. #MennoCon19

2019-07-05 We are voting on a new resolution at #MennoCon19 tomorrow. Here’s a scan of the text. “Churchwide …

2019-07-04 #MennoCon19 Delegate Report Day 3

2019-07-03 #MennoCon19 Delegate Report Day 2

2019-07-03 Find #MennoCon19 daily news at the “KC Sauce”.

2019-07-02 #MennoCon19 Delegate Report Day 1

2019-07-02 That’s a lot of Mennonites #MennoCon19

2019-07-02 You know a peacemaking workshop is off to a good start when you start by singing Longing for Light …

2019-07-01 It’s often frustrating to try to figure out the direct flight options from a city. Not …

2019-06-28 So much ⚽️ this week, and #IXI and #USWNT and #USMNT are all on streaks. Hoping for a great game vs …

2019-06-27 I ’m a delegate at the Mennonite USA convention next week. AMA.

2019-06-26 As I read this post about “Calm Technology”, an annoying subscribe popup happened right as I got to …

2019-06-24 Mood right now #USWNT #WorldCup ⚽️

2019-06-22 Great night of ⚽️! Indy Eleven 1-0 Atlanta United II. US Men’s National team 6-0 Trinidad & …

2019-06-22 Zardoz level 2! 😆⚽️ #USMNT #GoldCup

2019-06-22 ⚽️ #IXI and #USMNT score in sync!!!!!

2019-06-20 New candidate for worst cold open: “I noticed you engaged with some of our content…” 🤢

2019-06-19 Happy Juneteenth. May we never give up on freedom and justice.

2019-06-18 I had some folks ask for more details about my Digital Declutter experiment. That podcast episode is …

2019-06-18 Short film: Multiverse

2019-06-18 Confronted with the reality of a monitored world, people make the rational decision to make the best …

2019-06-18 As precipitation increases in the Midwest, will we see farmers shifting to different crops? Rice, …

2019-06-17 New mantra for evaluating podcasts 🎙: is this more valuable to me than listening to a book 📖 ?

2019-06-15 Indiana Michigan Mennonite Conference delegate: bylaw tune-up passes nearly unanimously.

2019-06-14 Sadness as four congregations left Indiana Michigan Mennonite Conference for non-welcoming church …

2019-06-14 Indiana Michigan Mennonite Conference Delegate update: Leadership slate approved at 97% Spending …

2019-06-14 Q&A with Glen Guyton, Executive Director for Mennonite Church USA

2019-06-14 Hobonichi finally announces non-dated notebook!

2019-06-13 Big snapper at Camp Amigo

2019-06-13 Arrived early here at Camp Amigo, ready for Indiana Michigan Mennonite Conference to begin!

2019-06-12 “Everybody’s dressed as though the whole congregation might just go on a hike …

2019-06-11 ⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️ to 0 is a pretty ok start to our #WorldCup campaign, I guess. #USWNT …

2019-06-10 Today’s quote:

2019-06-08 🔗 Links for Resilience #2. Reading for security, society, sustainability, and self.

2019-06-08 Highly successful HPB run 📚 Bonus: that’s a signed edition of Fall

2019-05-25 for Resilient, I interviewed Curtis Brazzell for his Kickstarter project “M is for Malware”. Check …

2019-05-19 Bodexpress is the real winner. 🐎

2019-05-16 Let’s go #USWNT, let’s go @mPinoe ⚽️ update: US defeats New Zealand 5-0

2019-05-08 My latest Resilient newsletter is out: Links for Resilience, where I share articles, quotes, and …

2019-05-05 Collection of short films to commemorate the Alien 40th anniversary.

2019-05-01 #IndyTen ⚽️

2019-04-28 First podcast up: “Where do you normally get your news?” Show (subscriber only) Show …

2019-04-24 Quick Poll: Where would you prefer I discuss what I’m learning, considering, sharing? Blog …

2019-04-24 “If I were wrong, what would I see?” Great question from Margaret Heffernan on the Knowledge …

2019-04-23 “countering consumerism must start from more robust secular (or religious) theodicy: the building of …

2019-04-23 “A tech movement spurred by visions of libertarian empowerment and progressive uplift has instead …

2019-04-16 Your own…transactional…Jesus

2019-03-31 You kill the prophets, and stone the people sent to you

2019-03-28 Join us tonight at OWASP Indianapolis! I am reprising my talk about about Big Data and AI Security. …

2019-03-16 I did some mapping for my Whitehack open table hexcrawl game. I used Martin Ralya’s Hexamancer …

2019-03-06 Digital Declutter: the Plan

2019-03-02 In preparation for my Digital Declutter during lent, I’m paring down the number of people I directly …

2019-03-01 Who wants a lifetime membership for Simplify Magazine (https://simplifymagazine.com)? I have ONE to …

2019-03-01 I’d love to hear your thoughts on this Global Youth Learning Framework from Institute for the …

2019-02-28 Generous Play is Everyone’s Job

2019-02-24 This episode of the Knowledge Project has even more great parenting and development insights than …

2019-02-21 Excellent episode of the Knowledge Project: Peaceful Parenting. I’m not a parent and I still got a …

2019-02-20 Accurate: Life Online

2019-02-16 Digital Minimalism: Reference and Review

2019-02-15 First change I’m making due to Digital Minimalism: going through my many Slack instances this …

2019-02-14 Start with Why micro notes/review

2019-02-11 Reminder: people who behave terribly online probably behave terribly terrible offscreen, too. It’s …

2019-02-10 “Solitude Deprivation: A state in which you spend close to zero time alone with your own …

2019-02-10 If a god is what you turn to when all else fails, violence certainly functions as a god.

2019-02-10 I don’t mind stealing bread from the mouths of decadence. But I can’t feed on the powerless when my …

2019-02-07 Google has shared ClusterFuzz. “ClusterFuzz is a scalable fuzzing infrastructure which finds …

2019-02-06 "Drama"

2019-02-04 Just added to Security Thinking for Big Data: the Algorithmic Justice League.

2019-02-03 Great episode of Freakonomics Radio. Interview with Domonique Foxworth about sports, economics, …

2019-01-31 Introducing Blog Categories and Specific Feeds!

2019-01-30 TFW it’s -38 wind chill and you are making your first cup of coffee.

2019-01-28 Interesting writeup on the new US Men’s Soccer approach ⚽️

2019-01-27 Today’s quote for reflection.

2019-01-26 Rearranged my main gaming bookshelves today. (Not pictured: d20 books, Exalted 1st ed, other core …

2019-01-24 Had a team member say that they really would prefer a team lunch instead of team dinner, because …

2019-01-23 Another approach to app Threat Modeling: Threat Modeling as Code

2019-01-23 Clever idea for a fountain pen the cap is scale ruler. #Kickstarter 🖋

2019-01-22 From Distant Shores: we're published!

2019-01-21 On this MLKJ day, as usual, I ask that white people avoid posting light pithy quotes, and instead …

2019-01-18 This morning’s reflection from #BuJo. What does this mean in the #AttentionEconomy ? …

2019-01-16 If you restrict your team from taking most/all of their vacation in a block, then you are …

2019-01-16 Project Alias is a 3D-printed safety feature to add to your home “digital assistant”, inspired …

2019-01-16 Philosophy Job Interview

2019-01-16 Interesting technique to facilitate two people making an honest decision about an activity

2019-01-15 RPG talk: one Burning Wheel character suffered a Mortal Wound due to a bandit arrow. Faithful …

2019-01-15 TWSBI Go is great. Overtaken Lamy Safari as top-value fountain pen 🖋

2019-01-14 Indy Eleven offers to buy Broad Ripple High to build stadium.

2019-01-10 Travelers is the best show.

2019-01-10 Winner of “Best Headline” for the Angela Davis story that is ongoing

2019-01-10 Neil Gaiman Reads Ursula K. Le Guin’s Ode to Timelessness to His 100-Year-Old Cousin

2019-01-10 Added five seconds to my dead hang since Tuesday. 😲

2019-01-10 New Year’s Resolution

2019-01-10 The internet has gotten so mean

2019-01-08 Last chance to register for my talk re: Agile Security and DevSecOps

2019-01-07 Reminder: don’t eat at Patachou restaurants. First, we had the frivolous lawsuit against …

2019-01-06 Let’s have an Epiphany

2019-01-02 Come join me next week? Northside Meetup: Agile Security and DevSecOps w/ Todd Grotenhuis - Meetup

2019-01-01 2018 Book Review

2018-12-30 2018 was full of challenges for me, and likely for you. Were we able to grow from them? Will we in …

2018-12-26 “Our American Christians are too busy saving the souls of white Christians from burning in hellfire …

2018-12-23 Sunday quote:

2018-12-18 2018 Mentoring Update

2018-12-17 2018 Podcast Review

2018-12-16 This is one of the reasons I prefer blogs (and micro.blog) over ad-based systems that are designed …

2018-12-07 The idea of an attentional commons (and the ensuing attention economy) is a really helpful paradigm.

2018-12-03 Mennonite pastor arrested resisting ICE arrest “During these times I’ve realized that the call of …

2018-12-03 Redemption must be institutional, not just individual.

2018-12-03 From this morning’s bullet journal reflection prompt:

2018-11-30 Do animals other than primates have consciousness?

2018-11-27 Schneier: How Surveillance Inhibits Freedom of Expression

2018-11-22 On regression in game design

2018-11-21 Re: the OSR scene

2018-11-19 From one of my first game designs. My brother and I made a custom, longer Monopoly board and new …

2018-11-18 Incredibly thankful for family and great friends who were with us today to honor my father.

2018-11-13 Cool new resource: An ethics checklist for data scientists. I’ve added it to my Security …

2018-09-26 IXI vs. Tampa Bay Rowdies ⚽️

2018-03-12 Awesome Gift List: Resistance Board Games

2018-03-06 Resistance in #Indy

2018-02-07 Seeing Igorrr live tonight. #bucketlist 🎶

2018-01-24 Goodbye, Urusla 📚

2018-01-10 Cory Doctorow says there’s more to the long-game in the attention wars

2018-01-10 This essay from LeGuin helps explain why her 📚 are so great: The Carrier Bag Theory of Fiction

2018-01-07 Here’s my pick for the Books & Brews mug club

2018-01-04 Hello, world!

2016-09-29 Thanks to my SIL. This is really cool and will make my office more comfortable. Since I am …