Contemporary tales

Tractor Repairs my misadventures repairing a 1954 Ferguson tractor

Computer Game Developers Conference how I founded and ran it

A Heroic Effort three performers recreate Don Giovanni

Internet Discussions my sad experiences trying to engage in civil discussion on the Internet

Screwed by United Airlines stranded for three days for no good reason

Brave Versus Finding Nemo A comparison of two animated films from Pixar

A Most Peculiar Experience Sledding in the snow sideways on a tractor

The Triumph of a New Computer, the Agony of Migration

Coding is Easy, Design is Hard

Culling My Library  A painful experience

Roughing It. A record snowfall, record low temperatures, no power, no water no phone, no heat, and we can’t get out.