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About disperser

Odd guy with odd views living an odd life during odd times.

Wordless Today 005

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Wordless Today 004

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Huge Photoshop Update . . . against a photo of me

So, Photoshop dropped an update with significant changes. Here, I will explore one of the many new features . . . Neural Filters. “What be they?” you ask? Well, Bob, it’s like everything else in this screwed up world. We … Continue reading

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Alphabet Challenge “R” Stories voting results

The polls for the”R” Stories are now closed. You can check the results of the voting HERE<<link. Since few people click on links, here are the results. Here’s a photo before I continue . . . It’s a tree trunk … Continue reading

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Final “R” stories voting reminder . . . and photos

Tomorrow, the Alphabet Challenge “R” Stories voting round closes at Noon, Central time (Chicago time). For them who have patiently waited until the last minute before voting, behold! . . . it is nearly here. If you are a reader … Continue reading

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Sixth “R” stories voting reminder . . . and photos

Two more days . . . that’s how much longer the Alphabet Challenge “R” Stories voting round is open.   If you are a reader of our stories and someone who votes, thank you in advance for casting a vote for … Continue reading

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Wordless Today 003

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Fifth “R” stories voting reminder . . . and photos

The Alphabet Challenge “R” Stories voting round is heading into the final four days of voting, still stalled. We’re hoping for a few more votes to come in, but (being busy myself) I understand why votes (and voters) may lag.  … Continue reading

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Wordless Today 002

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Fourth “R” stories voting reminder . . . and photos

The Alphabet Challenge “R” Stories voting round is undergoing its usual midway stall in what has become a regular pattern . . . half the votes come at the beginning of the voting period, and the rest as we near … Continue reading

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Wordless Today 001

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Third “R” stories voting reminder . . . and two photos

The Alphabet Challenge “R” Stories voting round is nearly at the halfway mark. If you are a reader of our stories and someone who votes, thank you in advance for casting a vote for your favorite of the three. Links … Continue reading

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More of some thoughts on writing . . . again

Well, I think I need a picture so that at least some people will come to this post . . . I think it looks a bit like a woodified seal . . . but, back to writing.

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Second “R” stories voting reminder . . . and a few more photos

The Alphabet Challenge “R” Stories voting round continues on its two-week journey. If you are a reader of our stories and someone who votes, thank you in advance for casting a vote for your favorite of the three. Links to … Continue reading

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Classic Editor Block Template Generic

A few days ago, I posted a long post about using the Classic Block Editor.<<link While it’s good to learn by repetition, I advise people who want to minimize the hassle of editing in blocks to create a template. Meaning, … Continue reading

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