30-ish Focusing Tips

"What are obvious low hanging fruit for marginal gains on focus time?" A friend of mine asked me, and I figured I might as well see how many points I could come up with and commit them to the public record.…

The Search For The Perfect Tomato

"On November 22, 2010, the Italian carabinieri confiscated 1,470 tonnes (1,450 long tons; 1,620 short tons) of improperly labelled canned tomatoes worth €1.2 million." This is going to be a rumination on international law, community building, and my personal quest for the best tomato…

October Agenda

What is this blog going to be about? Well, there are some things I think, and why I think them will take a while to explain. For instance: The stuff around you affects you way more than you think. Micro: keep a water bottle by your bed, have conversations on…

On Placeholder Posts

What makes a good placeholder post? Well, it depends on what the placeholder post is for. In my case there are two goals. The first is that I want to pad out the blog. Until I write something I want to publish, it's hard to tell what the site will…