Tale of Two Mice (and how I modified my computer mouse)

If you didn't already know this, I'm a very frugal person, and often spend an exorbitant amount of time researching any purchase I make for my own personal pleasure if it costs more than a few dollars. A couple of months ago when my home office desk and my personal…

Amorphous

The beauty in life may be captured in images, songs, and in writing. In current times it often feels as though written word is forgotten amongst the clutter that is the effervescent state of the internet. Staking a space within this chaotic existence can seem daunting at times, but the…

Previously Unpublished Prose

As my fingertips grace the keys of my keyboard a sort of fission appears invisibly. Perhaps some form of possession in a positive form, never has it harmed. Conscious thought split apart and a flow of feeling converted to words ensues. Fluid and lucid come the words, albeit with little…

Seasonal Happenings

Hello readers (whoever you may be). It's been a couple weeks since my last post, but I'm at it yet again. Admittedly I've started a handful of blog entries with a similar line, because I intend to write more than I actually do. Life is full of variety and sometimes…

Perception / Lost in Nature

At times life can be difficult, and at times feel unfair. Then there are moments where suddenly the magic that is life hits you, and you're swept off of your feet. I remember some years ago that life seemed to be teeming with magic. A step outside and nature would…

Wag of the tail

Every once in a while my mind wanders into the world of "what if". I'll look at something and wonder "what if it was x was used for y". The latest of these thoughts occurred to me when I walked inside my house during a break from work. As I…

Wandering Composition

I try to start my blog posts with a particular idea or subject in mind. There is sometimes some burning question that I'm looking to answer, or just an idea that I'd like to release from the confines of my mind. Other times I'll intend to write a story, just…

"It's not the desination, it’s the journey"

At a certain point in the past I lived a very sedentary lifestyle. Much of my existence revolved around a virtual existence on the internet. From social interaction to personal goals, it all existed within a world that did not exist in the physical sense. Whilst I had hundreds of…