Monthly Archives: August 2018

Project 313 – Post No. 140

This is another busy week and I should get a few of these in the can to give me a bit of breathing room in case I get squeezed for time (whatever that means).  I’ve done a few Project 313 … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 139

I rarely follow writing blogs. Rather, I rarely follow blogs where the blog’s owners post fiction or poetry. I do follow a few blogs with advice about writing.  There are a number of reasons for my apparent hypocrisy . . … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 138

Not many people read the occasional rants I sneak in these posts. There are two reasons for that . . . one, many of my readers don’t really care about the rants and skip reading them. Two, I don’t add … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 137

If you know some Christians, have them explain heaven to you. If you are a Christian, find a non-Christian and explain heaven to them. Trust me; either way, it’s interesting.  What’s more interesting are all the sites (Christian sites) trying … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 136

Slogans versus Actions.  We live in an era of slogans. MAGA is arguably the most famous right now. Rightly, some deride it. I mean, are they saying American is not great? In what way? It’s never clearly explained. Interestingly, if … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 135

On a roll now with my Lane Buffer . . . presuming all services are off only for a few days, I have a buffer of posts that will carry me through the worst.  Honest, if Lane disrupts things longer … Continue reading

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Quick Hurricane Lane Update

While various parts of the Big Island have been affected by the hurricane (flooding), here in Kona it’s been mostly a non-event. FYI, I’m writing this a number of hours before it goes live. There were some unusually higher waves … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 134

More Lane buffering . . . but wouldn’t it be tragic if this hurricane disrupted this so far uninterrupted project? Let’s hope whatever disaster befalls the islands isn’t compounded by the progression and order of these invaluable posts being disrupted.

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Disperser Alitafied

There’s a movie coming up in December . . .  Normally, I’d avoid anything by James Cameron due to suffering massive disappointment with his Titanic and Avatar efforts.  The thing is, both of those were massive hits and are loved by … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 133

I’m creating a Lane Buffer . . . meaning, we might lose power or I might hurt my typing fingers so I’m doing a few Project 313 post ahead of time so that I don’t end up interrupting the Project … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 132

As we prepare for Lane, I’m taking a bit of time out to do a few of these in case we lose power and I’m unable to generate more.  Because of the time constraint, almost no words. 

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Samsung Note 8 and Photoshop Mix — Post Five

My fifth post showcasing my experiments in using Photoshop Mix (Post One link, Post Two link, Post Three link, Post Four link). Once again, everything in here has been created and/or captured using the Samsung Note 8 and all edits … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 131

A recent blurb at the Mythcreants Facebook Page quipped the following: “True fact: There is a massive Jedi conspiracy to keep everyone in the galaxy using blasters, which fire slow, easy to block bolts.” Just to be clear, these little … Continue reading

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Samsung Note 8 and Photoshop Mix — Post Four

My fourth post showcasing my experiments in using Photoshop Mix (Post One link, Post Two link, Post Three link). Once again, everything in here has been created and/or captured using the Samsung Note 8 and all edits are done on … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 130

“These other people agree with me.” “More people agree with me than disagree with me.” Let me resort to Latin as that seems to bring a measure of legitimacy to almost anything one wants to say . . . Argumentum ad … Continue reading

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