So there’s some non-working days on my calendar, and I’ve always wanted to learn a new language… that comes with a new alphabet. The free on-line course is going great, and suddenly I have to type the words out. No problem! I know the words! I even know how to spell most of them! But,… Read More Communication Error?
Sometimes you’re typing up your story, and your brain can’t keep up with your fingers. *crickets* Sometimes, your fingers can’t keep up with your brain… And then you wonder, what kind of soldier do they have in this army? And then you have to decide if you can turn this weirdness into a story plot… Read More To Arms! To Arms!
Fall has finally started, after a fairly extended warm season. Would you like some pumpkin spice with that? No, I don’t like pumpkin flavored everything. I do like pie, though. I’ll have some… Pumpkin Pie.
Currently I am transcribing a lecture on character traits. One trait is anger. I am typing a word or two behind the speech, which means I am hear the words that I haven’t typed yet. Wrong Word Makes More Sense? Therefore, this line makes sense: Anger is a very grate utensil that implements, in order… Read More Great Things!
Wait, are you sure it is autumn? Looks more like August to me. Autumn, August, same first two letters! Can I have a refund on September?
Optical Illusion It’s so easy to trick your brain! Can you see the triangle that isn’t there? Created this video with PowerPoint.
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ JAMES (age 4) was listening to a Bible story. His dad read: “The man named Lot was warned to take his wife and flee out of the city but his wife looked back and was turned to salt.” Concerned, James asked: “What happened to the flea?” ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ (https://www.petmd.com/dog/general-health/evr_multi_10facts_about_fleas)
Some people don’t ‘touch’ others for health or cultural reasons. It’s awkward. How do you not shake hands? SMILE. That shows it’s not a personal insult. I usually smile big and press my hands together – a widely recognized form of greetings. Robot smiles widely and puts their hand over their heart. https://www.robot-hugs.com/no-shake/
State of the Union 2019: President Donald Trump calls for unity Some people are extremists, but most people are in the middle already. How can we cure this? By shutting down the extremists. Is it legal? …. No. Is it a lovely dream? Yes.
Using the midterm break to create educational videos – instructional design is fun. Grammar is boring, games are fun: Capture the Butterflies if they are attached to grammatically correct sentences. YAY YOU GOT IT RIGHT! APPLAUSE!!!!!!!! System crash: Goodby, work. But I have used computers before, and I know they do this. So I was… Read More Crash