Monthly Archives: February 2015

RIP Mr Nimoy

Such sad, but not unexpected news. Thank you for letting me be one of your ‘unofficial grandchildren’. RIP Grandpa. You truly “Lived Long and Prospered”. Leonard Nimoy, the Beloved “Mr. Spock” in Star Trek, Dies at 83.

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You wouldn’t ask your dentist for free dental implants

But people see no problem with asking me to bring and use several thousands of dollars worth of photo equipment (cameras, lenses, lighting, cables, backdrops, stands, etc etc) and to do a job that would at the least cost $1500 … Continue reading

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Don’t make me angry.. you won’t like me when I’m angry

  After week of feeding me copied and pasted bull$hit from the FAQs, that even though I had quoted their FAQs in my support ticket, I had enough of their non-support.  Here is my reply to yet another inane copy/paste … Continue reading

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Well, that was pointless

I posted something on a program makers “Facebook Page”, asking a question.   I get a reply the next day, to please go to their main site and submit a support ticket. I dutifully point and click on over, copy and … Continue reading

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That precise moment..

When the pain medication kicks it, and you get that first ebbing of pain, it flows back but not as strong, and it ebbs again, comes back even weaker, you know it’s been beaten back this time.  So there, Migraine … Continue reading

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Kind of warm day for gardening

But needed to be done. Got two bags of potting mix as I have two chili plants that need to be topped up. And one of the Geraldton Wax seedlings I rescued from a hole in a brick has more … Continue reading

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Oh great…

It rained just enough to turn the house into a freaking sauna.

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4:40am? Really?

Loki, just because I went to bed early did NOT mean to get me up early.  Yes, pre-dawn birdsong is nice, but I prefer to sleep a bit later. No matter, you’re out, back in, back out, fed and I … Continue reading

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They get to live

For now. I went into my office area, and could hear the steady growling of an pissed off cat. Ziggy. Loki was about 3ft away from her, and she was letting out a steady stream of growling (and for such … Continue reading

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Yes, I still have Windows XP

And I keep what can be updated, updated. There are certain software/hardware that never made it to the next generation of Windows, even with “compatibility mode”. There is also the lack of full screen DOS window with Post WinXP. And … Continue reading

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