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Technology

Thinking Noise

In which I read and write to the sounds of turbocharged Wright Cyclones.

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Travel

Recent Discoveries

In which there are warbirds, mysterious sculptures, ocean vistas, and Edwardian castles–but not all at once.

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Travel

Of Tea and Scones

In which Jen sips tea and witnesses many beautiful things.

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Travel

Planes, Ferries, and Automobiles

In which Jen journeys as north and west as feasible.

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Travel

Canyon Views

In which Jen views canyons at Zion and Bryce, takes some pictures, and falls in love with the landscape, wildlife, and even dry heat.

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Life Technology

A weekend in June

A quiet weekend. I did some work stuff (it’s conference season), shopped for some grown up clothes, and watched a number of episodes from season 2 of Orange is the New Black. I even cooked. And cleaned. I’m about a third of the way into the final book in Garth Nix’s Abhorsen trilogy. I predict […]

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Life

Cold feet

In which I write serious things for a long time and have a bit of a brain melt.

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Education Politics

Posturing and Empty Gestures

In which a couple of Indiana state legislators are suddenly interested in providing funding for public schools—and no discernible educational benefit can be found.

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Life

Miss Sophie

Sophie adopted us a year ago today. Some words and photos.

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Travel

Pacific Northwest Trip

Photos from Pacific Northwest trip (Portland, Northern California sequoia country, and Seattle) in April 2012.