Monthly Archives: February 2017


It’s Sunday and the first day in a while that truly feels like spring. The fruit trees have their blossoms. the kitties are playing outside, and I heard a bird singing. On the air is the promise of spring and … Continue reading

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Friday Quote – Programmers

Weinberg’s Second Law: If builders built buildings the way programmers wrote programs, then the first woodpecker that came along would destroy civilization. More insight next week, Andrew

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Wednesday Woodworking – Another Drawer

I had a day in the shop this weekend.  The drawer in the table saw stand worked so well that I put a second one in.  Then I added a door to keep the sawdust out.  It’s not a precision … Continue reading

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High Water

It’s been a busy week and today I went to the opera (yes, opera) so no writing tonight.  Instead here are some pictures of the flooding near my office.  This is the Los Gatos Creek Trail that I often get … Continue reading

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