Month: November 2019

  • Brilliant Bits: What everybody knows and nobody talks about

    Although this blog mostly describes my life and writing, I also use it to store various things I find online. Sometimes if it’s short I’ll mention it on Facebook posts or something similar, there are enough nuggets of wisdom, I usually will save them for reference. This is especially true for Reddit and elsewhere; yesterday…

  • Notes on Climate Change

    Here are some notes for a presentation I prepared about climate change and Texas in November, 2019. Link to the Slides (On Google Docs) — Here’s the PDF. Climatebrief.org — climate change news, comparing policies, etc. Climate change impacts on Texas. My Climate Change Worksheet — I prepared this in 2014 (and updated in 2016)…

  • In Praise of Canned Fish (Some Kinds)

    Changing gears for a moment, I want to recommend a food source. Before I talk about that, I want to refer you to my long essay about breakfast. When I embarked on a plan to lose weight in 2008, I rethought my approach to food. I’ve since adopted the philosophy of eating breakfast like a…