Reflections on the old year, and the new one

January 7, 2008 Its been a strange five months in Japan, and I'm sure the next seven will be strange too. But its not such a bad life. It seemed like a good day to write down some thoughts about where I am and where I am going. So I did.

Filed under jetjapanthoughts

BluePrint CSS makes LifeFlow look better, and easier to customize

January 6, 2008 After a bit of work, a BluePrint based version of LifeFlow is now ready for deployment. A little more tweaking and I'll be on to writing some tutorials on setting it all up.

Filed under lifeflowblueprint

Music Recommendations & Snow Pictures

January 6, 2008 Today was my first full day back in Kamioka, and I spent a couple hours of it snapping pictures. Here are a few to share the gift of snow with those who haven't been thusly blessed.

Filed under japankamiokawinter

Implementing Threaded Comments in LifeFlow

January 5, 2008 A brief discussion on implementing comments in LifeFlow.

Filed under djangolifeflow

Visiting Kiyomizudera

January 3, 2008 I went and saw Kiyomizudera in Kyoto on January 1st, and customarily took a few arbitrary pictures.

Filed under japantravel

Status Update for LifeFlow

January 3, 2008 A quick update on where LifeFlow is, and where it is going.

Filed under lifeflow

Accolades for Pygments 0.9

January 3, 2008 Pygments 0.9 adds lexers for Common Lisp along with a handful of other languages. I am an unabashed fan.

Filed under python

Actors in Common Lisp

January 3, 2008 Taking a brief look at my current project of implementing Erlang/Scala style actors in Common Lisp.

Filed under actorscommon-lisp

Packaging of Renu Contact Solution

January 2, 2008 A quick look at the packaging for Renu contact solution in America and Japan.

Filed under japan

Miyajima and Hiroshima

December 30, 2007 Some pictures and minimal commentary from my trip to Hiroshima and Miyajima.

Filed under japantravel

Designing My Future Home

December 29, 2007 Isn't it one of the great dreams of humans to design and build your own home? Well. I had a few ideas this morning and decided to put together a sketch.

Filed under architecture