Commonplace Blog

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. I forget why I arrived at the Wikipedia entry for "Commonplace book". I think it had something to do with a potential character name I was researching*. However it happened, I am glad I did … Continue reading Commonplace Blog

Dumb Game Achievements

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. It is rare I chase achievements. If I do, it is only as a way to show off my love and dedication to playing a game I already love and am dedicated to playing. It … Continue reading Dumb Game Achievements

Phone Envy

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. I enjoy having the latest and greatest technology. Despite that, I am only on my fourth smartphone ever. I started late with a Motorola Razr (the smartphone brand revival, though I also had the original … Continue reading Phone Envy

“Use This List”

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. The Ancient Gaming Noob has a post up today breaking down all things RSS. I agree with his opinions. In particular, I agree with using something like Feedly. Ever since Feedly first hit the app … Continue reading “Use This List”

AMA

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. I am a little at a loss for words today. It has been a stressful week and I have an interview tomorrow. Instead of forcing a post I later regret, feel free to use this … Continue reading AMA

My Love for the Veil of Ignorance

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. Picture a younger me in the earliest days of pursuing a degree in philosophy. I was hungrier then. Growing up in the Deep South, religion's hold always slipped off my like a greased pig. When … Continue reading My Love for the Veil of Ignorance

Sous Vide or Not To Be

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. During the recent Prime Day sale, I finally purchased a sous vide device from Amazon. In my family I tend to be the gadget king. I also tend to be the "gourmet". A device that … Continue reading Sous Vide or Not To Be

Blog On

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. When I started my first blog years ago, I had dream of it being a launching point to a future career or a then-current identity. I thought if I had the chops to write great … Continue reading Blog On

My Gamespace Debut!

Thanks to some networking with a fellow Murphy, I have made my debut on Gamespace.com with a short review of Son of Scoregasm. Check the link below and let me know what you think, either there or here!   GAMESPACE: SON OF SCOREGASM MAY NEVER LET YOU FINISH

Using Robinhood to Take Control of Your Financial Future & Learn About Trading Stocks

Growing up, stocks weren’t for people like us or so I thought. We didn’t have a ton of income or a lot of savings. My dad’s business went bankrupt in my early teens, and everything had gone to try saving it. Commissions, risk, and a poor financial education were too big a barrier to the … Continue reading Using Robinhood to Take Control of Your Financial Future & Learn About Trading Stocks