WIMIFY

In computer programming, WYSIWYG (pronounced “wiz-ee-wig”) is an acronym for “what you see is what you get.” A WYSIWYG editor or program allows a developer to see what the end…

Reuben’s Bounty

Reuben’s Bounty A short story by Randy Stuart Reuben sat still and silent on the gray mare and squinted up at the tall, rocky draw leading to the flat ridge….

Inch by Inch, Row by Row

This summer I watched an amazing feat of architectural engineering just outside my bedroom window. A colony of wasps built a nest up under the eaves, protected from the wind and…

Ask for What You Want

Most people are bad at asking for what they want. Instead of just saying what it is they really want, they beat around the bush. They hem and haw or…

One Month Sabbatical 2015

Regular readers of my blog know that I typically take off a month or so every year to regroup, refocus, and recharge. This year is no different. One habit I’ve…