Monthly Archives: November 2017

Fanfiction – Infinity Box

It’s been a busy week and I didn’t have time to do my usual “go back and re-read something which stuck with me as good” routine, so here’s something reasonably…It’s been a busy week and I didn’t have time to … Continue reading

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Fanfiction – Shirou Emiya: Erogame Protagonist

I hereby declare this Wednesday to be “chuckle Wednesday”. Shirou Emiya: Erogame Protagonist by gabriel blessing is a semi-serious fic which asks the question “How amusing can you make things…I hereby declare this Wednesday to be “chuckle Wednesday”. Shirou Emiya: … Continue reading

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Fanfiction – The Scaly Raptor

The Scaly Raptor by Harry Leferts First, let me admit that I’ve only ever seen the first Jurassic Park movie and read the first two books. That said, it certainly…The Scaly Raptor by Harry Leferts First, let me admit that … Continue reading

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Beautiful Songs About Heartbreak and Regret

A couple of months ago, I ran across the Pentatonix cover of Hallelujah. It’s a beautiful rendition… except for one problem which really got under my skin: The lyrics are…A couple of months ago, I ran across the Pentatonix cover … Continue reading

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Fanfiction – Rosemary, for Remembrance

Continuing with my efforts to keep things high-quality and varied, this week’s choice is a Stargate: Atlantis fic with a frustratingly rare degree of emotional depth: Rosemary, for Remembrance by…Continuing with my efforts to keep things high-quality and varied, this … Continue reading

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Tip: Removing Stickers (And Marker) From A Book

Updated 2017-12-22: Added mention of lighter fluid’s use in lifting marker ink that doesn’t respond to isopropyl alcohol. Here’s a little trick I picked up after watching a store clerk…Updated 2017-12-22: Added mention of lighter fluid’s use in lifting marker … Continue reading

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USB RFID Reader on Linux: Proof of Concept

This morning, I realized that I’d never really done anything with the cheap Chinese USB RFID reader I picked up ages ago, so I decided to whip up a little…This morning, I realized that I’d never really done anything with … Continue reading

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