Life, Awakened

It is currently 69F outside, 80F inside, and I have a box fan in the screen door to blow in the cool night air. The smell of springtime has filled my dim apartment. There’s a certain florid smell that permeates the night, and I am so in love. The night mists rise as the winds […]

Phosphors

Dark room nights when phosphor meant something; electrons flowed from cathode, magnetic fluxes to deviate beams serial flow to parallel screens. Alone at terminals, each character changed flyback hum colors changed with programmed tone — music of the transistors underneath, and whine of local parts was sound of distant hearts. Dial tones began the laughter […]

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It was a weekend. A span of time passed undetected, uninspired, uncaring, into the night. And now it is almost Monday. Almost time to sleep. 6am arrives too early. Beyond that, my first day on the phone. I am being pushed into it, face first; trial by fire, I guess. There’s really only so much […]

Host

Well, I reckon it’s safe enough to finally announce to you fine folks that I am gainfully employed. I have been working at Hostway Corporation for the past two weeks doing Enterprise-level support for managed servers. What that means to you is that I work at the Internet. Not on the Internet — AT the […]