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2022-08-11: I confess that my enthusiasm for the Intro to New Zealand Cinema course increased even more when I …

2022-08-08: I just posted a new episode of Micro Monday, featuring @ericmwalk. It was 100 degrees in Portland …

2022-08-07: Article for @rom (who explained Ube to me last year on Micro Monday Ep. 99): Filipino Pop-Up Shop …

2022-08-06: I’m notorious for missing deadlines. Some things don’t get done at all…and then they …

2022-08-05: Shoutouts to @ridwan and @ningkantida in the latest episode of @theweeklyreview, in which some …

2022-08-05: This story put a big smile on my face. Southwest Airlines Celebrates First Mother/Daughter Pilot Duo

2022-08-04: I’m continuing my summer film classes with Intro to New Zealand Cinema: Sleeping Dogs Once Were …

2022-08-02: Manzanita morning. I could never be bored at the Oregon Coast.

2022-08-01: Early Monday morning in Manzanita. (59 degrees ⛅️🎉) Reading the signs along my way to the beach, I …

2022-08-01: I had a great chat with @aa on the latest episode of Micro Monday. This show could easily turn into …

2022-07-29: After 5 consecutive “excessive heat” days, I gave up on the un-airconditioned podcast closet, which …

2022-07-25: Micro Monday 114 is up! After last week’s episode with @fabio in Italy, and this week’s …

2022-07-18: I had to take a break from my devices, so I am a little late posting Micro Monday, but Episode 113 …

2022-07-12: On This Day and the Ghosts of History In 2022, I’ve made it a habit to review the “On This Day” page of my blog every morning before …

2022-07-11: I noticed that @manton had added quite a few things to the Micro.blog platform lately, so I asked …

2022-07-09: I decided to re-watch Star Trek: Discovery Season 2, aka The One Where Everyone Falls Madly In Love …

2022-07-08: On the new episode of @theweeklyreview, I tell @jamesdempsey all about Tot, the latest tool in my …

2022-07-05: It may have been a national holiday here, but yesterday was also a Monday, which means the latest …

2022-07-04: Check out the latest episode of Micro Monday with guest @cliffordbeshers. It’s a fun chat. We …

2022-06-29: Catching up with last year’s Christmas cards. (Long story…)

2022-06-27: The latest episode of Micro Monday is out, with guest @annahavron. She has a blog about analog …

2022-06-26: My heatwave survival strategy is to go to the movies. Yesterday I finally saw “Everything, …

2022-06-23: I did not know AI could write bios and eulogies. @lex gives examples in Weird AI, an episode of The …

2022-06-23: I still pop over to Twitter occasionally. I am working with my friends at Kaleidoscope to help them …

2022-06-21: Daguerréotypes, 1975 - ★★★★ letterboxd.com Director: Agnès Varda Watched: June 13, 2022 When I lived …

2022-06-20: Super happy to announce a new episode of Micro Monday, the podcast where we get to know members of …

2022-06-18: Today’s birthday week post features extra treats to cap off this fun challenge. Mocktails at the …

2022-06-17: My car turns 10 years old this summer. I just affixed its first bumper sticker. It takes me a while …

2022-06-17: Today’s birthday week treat: a clean car inside and out. I’ve pretty much stopped driving for …

2022-06-16: Today’s birthday week present to myself: an insulated tumbler with a straw lid, for drinking …

2022-06-14: Today’s birthday week present to myself: a purple pedicure. Because purple is fun.

2022-06-14: It’s my birthday week (Saturday is the day). I am giving myself little presents every day because …

2022-06-12: I curtailed computer and device use over the last week because of a vision problem, and I haven’t …

2022-06-12: Tempus fugit. Muscae manent.* Last Monday, I thought I noticed a flash just inside my peripheral vision. Then I noticed it happen …

2022-06-02: Hey, all you writers on Micro.blog: check out this post from @Cheri regarding monthly Writer’s …

2022-05-31: In case you were violating the Temporal Prime Directive yesterday and missed this, we started a roll …

2022-05-30: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 30: fish (suggested by @thedimpause / Ian).

2022-05-30: In recognition of the traditional start of summer holidays here in the U.S., I have updated my …

2022-05-30: Micro Monday is a day to explore strange new worlds… or at least to find new people to …

2022-05-30: Previous Micro Monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatch coffee crafts bicycles bird nerds …

2022-05-30: I’m getting a batch of Micro.blog stickers reading for mailing.They’re going to Taiwan, Portugal, …

2022-05-29: I have enjoyed all the community suggestions for prompt words. Today’s prompt stripes is …

2022-05-29: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 29: stripes (suggested by @CTD / Christopher).

2022-05-29: Five years ago today. 😍😢 Do you need (a small corner of) your lawn mowed? Eco-friendly mowers for …

2022-05-28: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 27: fair (suggested by @odd). Fair enough, for late May in …

2022-05-27: The final three prompts for the May Photoblogging Challenge: Day 29: stripes (@CTD aka Christopher) …

2022-05-27: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 27: written (suggested by @sylvia). My first client during my brief …

2022-05-26: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 26: schedule (suggested by @canion). The opening hours of my …

2022-05-26: Last year, I came across a beautiful labyrinth in the sand. The woman who created it said she does …

2022-05-25: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 25: mountain (suggested by @Miraz). Neahkahnie Mountain, viewed …

2022-05-24: Per @odd’s comment about LOTR, these could be Ents in Cape Lookout State Park.

2022-05-24: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 24: intricate (suggested by @uncertainquark). An intricate system …

2022-05-24: Inspired by two of my favorite nature photographers, @cliffordbeshers and @Miraz.

2022-05-23: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 23: plain (suggested by @CTD). Intrepid plains traveler. By my …

2022-05-22: Gray, beautiful Oregon coast evening. I’m on a short visit until Wednesday, but still popping into …

2022-05-22: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 22: textile (suggested by @stevelloyd). I saw the perfect shot this …

2022-05-21: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 21: symmetry (suggested by @amit). I like the symmetry of Portland, …

2022-05-20: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 20: beverage (suggested by @bobwertz. I always have coffee in bed …

2022-05-20: The Weekly Review 214: An Elderly Chihuahua Or Two, in which I talk about the unfortunate dog biting …

2022-05-20: I’ve signed up for the Intro to Agnés Varda class at the Hollywood Theatre. I’ve only seen Vagabond. …

2022-05-19: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 19: indulgence (suggested by @sylvia). A room dedicated to mindful …

2022-05-19: We’re close to the end of the third week of May’s photoblogging challenge. I’ll generate the fourth …

2022-05-18: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 18: random (suggested by @JohnPhilpin). I randomly snapped 18 …

2022-05-17: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 17: hold (suggested by @dwalbert). Holding the treat that holds …

2022-05-17: I happened to notice on my account page that I’ve posted 3000 posts on Micro.blog since March 7, …

2022-05-16: I should not be surprised at the popularity of today’s note-taking roll call. Over 30 …

2022-05-16: A note about these “roll call” threads: they started over a year ago, serendipitously when I asked …

2022-05-16: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 16: time (suggested by @rknightuk). I love my morning walks with my …

2022-05-16: Previous Micro Monday roll calls. These threads are still open if you want to add your name to the …

2022-05-16: Micro Monday is a day to find new people to follow. Let’s do another roll call. Last time we …

2022-05-15: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 15: clouds (suggested by @klandwehr). A gray cloudy day but finally …

2022-05-13: I do occasional dog-walking gigs as a hobby. I love dogs, I don’t have one of my own, and it gets me …

2022-05-12: We are reaching the end of the second week of challenge prompts. I’ll generate the third week of …

2022-05-11: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 11: maroon (suggested by @rom). I snapped several trees and plants …

2022-05-10: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 10: pot (suggested by @warner). I had no idea how huge the demand …

2022-05-09: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 9: bloom (suggested by @thedimpause) Soon.

2022-05-08: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 8: union (suggested by @odd) My two favorite union organizers tie …

2022-05-07: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 7: park (suggested by @dejus). The view of Portland from Mt. Tabor, …

2022-05-07: I’ve updated my post May Photoblogging Challenge with the Week 2 prompts, starting with union …

2022-05-06: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 6: silhouette (suggested by @otaviocc). My neighbor and her little …

2022-05-05: We are reaching the end of the first week of challenge prompts and I’m going to generate the next …

2022-05-05: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 5: Earth (suggested by @dfj). Neighbor kid got this Lego set for …

2022-05-04: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 4: thorny (suggested by @ronguest). The roses at my old house. I’m …

2022-05-03: I’m very impressed with the contributions during the first three days of the photoblogging …

2022-05-03: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 3: experimental (suggested by Andrew/@canion) Experimenting with …

2022-05-02: This is a very fun Micro Camp presentation by @sod. Accessible Microblogging: A Crash Course …

2022-05-02: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 2: photo (suggested by @agilelisa) My sister Judy and me. We both …

2022-05-02: Micro Monday is a day to find new people to follow. Let’s do another roll call. From last …

2022-05-02: The prompt order is selected randomly for the photo challenge. I thought @agilelisa’s suggestion …

2022-05-01: I think there are 63 switches so far on Day 1 of the photo challenge. That might be a record. Day 2 …

2022-05-01: May Photoblogging Challenge, Day 1: switch (suggested by @ridwan) Thanks to the remote, I don’t have …

2022-04-30: The May 2022 Photoblogging Challenge Prompts Updated with the latest prompts The challenge begins on Sunday, May 1, with a prompt for each day. …

2022-04-29: Saving a seat for @odd at the Portland Micro Meetup. 🤣 cc: @Burk @rishabh

2022-04-29: We will be posting the first week of prompts for the May Photoblogging Challenge in about 24 hours …

2022-04-29: Micro Monday roll calls help you find like-minded microbloggers: pen and paper wristwatch coffee …

2022-04-29: Wordle 314 1/6 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 So, do I stop playing now?

2022-04-28: Portland Micro Meetup, Friday 4 pm - 6 pm at McMenamin’s Kennedy School Boiler Room. I’ll be there …

2022-04-28: The May Photoblogging Challenge is almost here! To participate, just post a photo responding to that …

2022-04-28: Now that @vladcampos is here, Micro.blog gets even more Portuguese-friendly: Estou adorando o …

2022-04-27: What an extraordinary week at Micro.blog, and it’s only Wednesday.🤯 It’s exciting to see so many new …

2022-04-26: It was a fun to have coffee with @rishabh at Powell’s. I haven’t been there since the pandemic. I …

2022-04-26: One year ago, we did a special episode of the Micro Monday podcast with @patrickrhone to reflect on …

2022-04-25: An excellent way to get to know Micro.blog and other microbloggers is to check out Micro Camp: a …

2022-04-25: Any day you make a new dog friend is a good day. This is Naya. She is a stunning floof with a pure …

2022-04-25: It’s been a while since we have done a Micro Monday roll call. (We’ve been doing a series of …

2022-04-25: If you’re checking out Micro.blog as a potential new social media home, read my post A Guide to …

2022-04-24: We’re going to have a Portland Micro meetup on Friday (April 29) starting at 4 pm somewhere in town …

2022-04-22: I’ve received great prompt suggestions for the May Photoblogging Challenge. We still need more …

2022-04-20: A little park with big trees in my neighborhood. It’s part of church property with a path through …

2022-04-20: May 2022 Photoblogging Challenge: Submit your suggestions We’ll begin the challenge on May 1 (Sunday), with a prompt for each day. The list of prompts will be …

2022-04-19: For @Burk: I meant to post this a couple of weeks ago. (I was too scared to buy it, despite the …

2022-04-16: Guinea Pig Easter Egg Hunt 2017: where the treats are hidden underneath the eggs. youtube.com/watch

2022-04-15: On the latest episode of @theweeklyreview, @jamesdempsey and I talk about streak tracking. This …

2022-04-15: Today is the 110th anniversary of the sinking of Titanic. I mark the occasion by watching this …

2022-04-14: I have a love/hate relationship with my home state of Florida. This week I got to spend four days …

2022-04-10: Four years ago today: A Guide to Micro.blog For People Who Have A Love/Hate Relationship With …

2022-04-10: Wordle 295 2/6 🟩⬜🟩🟩⬜ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 Vacation inspired!

2022-04-10: Good morning, Atlantic Ocean.

2022-04-08: Further to a long discussion in December about Micro.blog as an inclusive community, I’m …

2022-04-07: As self-appointed President of the iPad mini Fan Club, I had an exciting day. For the first time …

2022-04-06: Currently listening: Four Thousand Weeks: Time Management for Mortals by Oliver Burkeman 📚 It took …

2022-04-05: I had a good trip to the coast with my dog niece Zoë. (She doesn’t like to be photographed.) …

2022-03-29: I’m headed out of the city for a couple days at the coast. Manton will be minding the Discovery …

2022-03-28: I appreciate that there is some element of guessing in Wordle. However, when you get down to one …

2022-03-25: Go Heels! 👣🥳🏀 We’ll see those Jersey peacocks 🦚 on Sunday.

2022-03-24: I’d love to hear from anyone who has observations and/or suggestions for Micro Camp! We have a …

2022-03-23: I really like the simplicity of @bjhess’s tracking app doevery.day. Pick something you want to …

2022-03-23: I had a helper who bedazzled the Micro Camp sticker envelopes. (No child labor laws were violated in …

2022-03-23: Spring break tradition: Slappy Cakes DIY pancakes with @joncast.

2022-03-22: Just another thing I love about Micro.blog. Envelopes addressed and ready to send Micro Camp …

2022-03-21: My AirPods Pro are getting serviced, so I am using my original AirPods. They feel so huge and clunky …

2022-03-18: On the latest episode of @theweeklyreview, I tell @jamesdempsey what I learned about stress and …

2022-03-14: Micro Camp March 2022, in-person in Portland. It was a treat to be in the same room with people I …

2022-03-13: If you want a new Zoom background, I give you “Micro Camp @ Kennedy School Library”. 🥰🏕

2022-03-13: I had my niece over for a quick overnight visit last night. I didn’t do my usual activities on my …

2022-03-12: Micro Camp was so great. I’m so glad people enjoyed it! I am going to blog about it more. I think …

2022-03-11: Time for @martinfeld’s presentation at Micro Camp!

2022-03-11: The Micro Camp Themes and Plug-ins panel is starting, with @amit, @pimoore, and @manton. …

2022-03-11: Mt. Hood in the distance. It’s hard to capture my partial view of the mountain, but the clouds have …

2022-03-11: If you are signed into Micro Camp, you can access the Zoom links for today’s meetups: Pens + …

2022-03-11: It’s Micro Camp morning! (In Portland, anyway.) Finishing touches underway. You can still register …

2022-03-10: We’ve added something new to the Micro Camp schedule: Micro.blog Town Hall, Friday at 12 noon …

2022-03-10: Micro.blog Town Hall Live (Friday, 12 noon Pacific Time) 🏛 We are doing an experiment at this Micro Camp, which is itself an experiment, so if you think we are …

2022-03-09: Currently listening: Don’t Bite The Hook by Pema Chödrön 📚

2022-03-09: I am happy for @manton on the occasion of releasing his Indie Microblogging book. 🥳🍾 We’ll …

2022-03-07: It’s the 5th anniversary of my first Micro.blog post. 🎉 A few days earlier, I had met with …

2022-03-06: I’m getting excited for Micro Camp and our Portland meetup at the Kennedy School on Day 2. It’s a …

2022-03-06: I read Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel, after seeing the HBO series. It is a beautiful book. …

2022-03-04: The latest pets at my brother’s foster care home. I hope these adorable rats will recognize my …

2022-03-02: NYT: How to Discover the Life-Affirming Comforts of ‘Death Cleaning’ I admired the book about …

2022-03-02: Nancy Wilson demonstrates the intro to Crazy On You (YouTube) This looks like a fun challenge. …

2022-03-01: Was anybody else on Mixel (2011-2013), the social network built on collaborative digital collage? …

2022-03-01: Further to my discussion with @cliffordbeshers, re: mountain ranges and tsunamis. Playing around …

2022-03-01: This is a thought-provoking presentation by Ethan Zuckerman: The Good Web: Competing Visions for the …

2022-02-24: Suckerpunch is Portland’s first zero proof cocktail bar. I went to the opening tonight. The owner is …

2022-02-24: Micro Camp Presentations Schedule Here are the presentations and time slots for Micro Camp, which starts two weeks from tomorrow. …

2022-02-24: Mac users: you might not realize there are people you rely on in the Ukraine. Here is the great team …

2022-02-24: Repeating for time zone coverage: Artists and musicians: we are putting together a music+art+photos …

2022-02-23: Artists and musicians: we are putting together a music+art+photos slideshow for Micro Camp 2022 that …

2022-02-23: We made some organizational changes to the Micro.blog Help in the Help Center. We hope this makes it …

2022-02-21: We also have a small venue for in-person Micro Camp in Portland on March 12. @manton will be here as …

2022-02-21: Our second Micro Camp 🏕 is coming up soon: March 11 & 12! We will be announcing presentation …

2022-02-17: Doing some web surfing in advance of a Micro.blog meetup to discuss intentional inclusion, I came …

2022-02-17: Reposting for time zone coverage: In December, we had a long discussion about Micro.blog as an …

2022-02-16: I am going to let my guineapig.pet domain name expire. I had an idea when I registered it, but never …

2022-02-16: In December, we had a long discussion about Micro.blog as an inclusive community. To learn more …

2022-02-11: (Reposting for time zone coverage) We just added @cliffordbeshers, @kaa, and @sod to the March Micro …

2022-02-10: We just added @cliffordbeshers, @kaa, and @sod to the March Micro Camp presenters list. The schedule …

2022-02-10: More Presenters Join the Micro Camp Lineup Micro Camp is a virtual gathering taking place March 11-12, 2022. 🏕 (Or March 12-13, if you are on …

2022-02-08: I finished the latest season of Queer Eye which melted my heart. They turned pandemic lemons into …

2022-02-08: ICYMI, yesterday’s Micro Monday roll call netted quite a few Wordle enthusiasts. Feel free to …

2022-02-07: Previous Monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatch coffee crafts bicycles bird nerds WWDC runners …

2022-02-07: It’s been a while since we have done a Micro Monday roll call. (We’ve been doing a series of …

2022-02-04: Finished watching Station 11 tonight. It was compelling and beautifully made. I am glad to be …

2022-02-03: Confessing to a major procrastination. In Dec., I said I was sending out Micro.blog stickers. I did …

2022-02-03: Repeating for time zone coverage: I posted some news about @Burk’s Micro Camp sticker design and how …

2022-02-02: I posted some news about @Burk’s Micro Camp sticker design and how it relates to an in-person Micro …

2022-02-02: Micro Camp: New Sticker; Portland Meetup This year, during Micro Camp, Manton will be in Portland, Oregon. We have booked the Kennedy School, …

2022-02-01: Seen on a walk with my neighbor dogs. A stick library! Plus a motivational message for dogs.

2022-01-31: Every morning I do the Wordle first thing before turning to the Micro.blog feed to curate the main …

2022-01-30: Soundscape: a busy Saturday at Mt. Tabor Park (Portland, Oregon)

2022-01-30: Checking out the views in the VERY windy and cold Columbia River Gorge this weekend with my honorary …

2022-01-28: Not the view I was expecting to see in my 4th floor apartment window this morning while making my …

2022-01-28: Reposting for time zone coverage: we announced dates and some of the presenters for Micro Camp 2022. …

2022-01-27: ICYMI: we announced dates and some of the presenters for Micro Camp 2022. If you go to micro.camp, …

2022-01-27: 12 years ago today, Steve Jobs announced the iPad. The week before, I was invited to be on a podcast …

2022-01-26: Micro Camp 2022 Dates and Call for Presenters We are very excited to announce the dates of our next Micro Camp. 🏕 Micro Camp will take place March …

2022-01-21: There’s a fellow named Andrew who posts the most fascinating maps on his microblog, Sublime …

2022-01-14: Eight Things On Episode 196 of @theweeklyreview, @jamesdempsey shared his whiteboard exercise of …

2022-01-14: Finished listening: Dusk, Night, Dawn by Anne Lamott 📚 A beautiful short new audiobook from one of …

2022-01-12: I tried to resist, but y’all got me started on Wordle. Here’s what I like about it, …

2022-01-11: Any day you get to visit a new library is a good day. (Vancouver, Washington)

2022-01-01: Start new conversations in 2022. If you are new to Micro.blog, I encourage you to reach out and …

2021-12-30: Hey there, all you microbloggers in New Zealand. It’s about 4 hours to midnight for you. I look …

2021-12-28: If you are using Micro.blog to send a monthly email newsletter with a collection of your posts, …

2021-12-27: Knitting again after a taking a break for a few years. Almost finished my second scarf. I need ideas …

2021-12-25: Merry Christmas! Today it will start seriously snowing here and then we get a week of below freezing …

2021-12-20: On the latest episode of Micro @Monday, I had a fun chat with @ridwan about scheduled posts, …

2021-12-19: I just wanted to say that I’ve been following all your comments and look forward to organizing an …

2021-12-18: Re: Micro.blog stickers Moving into a new place got me distracted from the task, but I will mail …

2021-12-17: Switching to a new Mac makes me appreciate my backups. Backblaze is the easiest automatic backup …

2021-12-16: A view from inside the podcast studio. Which is inside the closet inside the guest room. Which isn’t …

2021-12-14: On the latest episode of Micro @Monday, @manton and I discuss the latest features (post scheduling, …

2021-12-14: Part of my moving process was dropping off my supply of guinea pig accoutrements and supplements to …

2021-12-14: Today was my last day to clear out and clean my old apartment. It turned into a bigger project than …

2021-12-11: I moved yesterday. Second time in 2021, but just to another apartment in the same building. A closet …

2021-12-08: Wednesday is “Visit Squid The Cat Day” at my brother’s workplace. Squid is cool. 🐈

2021-12-08: Tomorrow morning (Thursday, 9 am Pacific), I am recording a special episode of Micro @Monday with …

2021-12-08: If you are new to Micro.blog Premium, or if you haven’t gotten around to using the podcasting …

2021-12-07: (Reposting to cover more time zones. And yes, I have international stamps too!) I won’t send you a …

2021-12-07: Every year, I order multiple copies of the latest book in the “Guinea Pig Classics” series to give …

2021-12-05: Hanging out with my dog friend Rocket. It’s a good day.

2021-12-03: This week on @theweeklyreview, @jamesdempsey and I talk a bit about gift ideas (good and bad), and …

2021-12-02: I won’t send you a Micro.blog pancake, but I will send you a Micro.blog sticker if you send your …

2021-11-29: I really enjoyed chatting with @artkavanagh for the latest episode of Micro @Monday. Apparently he …

2021-11-23: I’m sorry to learn folks are not receiving notifications. We are working to figure this out. I’ve …

2021-11-23: What a difference eight minutes can make on the Oregon Coast. (Top: 8:44 am, bottom: 8:52 am)

2021-11-22: Knitting your way to a healthier, happier mind Fascinating. I just stumbled across this article …

2021-11-21: Ready to get back into knitting after a long hiatus. I discovered a really cool yarn store in my …

2021-11-19: Via my sister, who lives in New Zealand: Hawke’s Bay man builds a dog stick library for …

2021-11-17: On the latest @theweeklyreview, You Can’t Take It With You, @jamesdempsey and I were inspired …

2021-11-17: It’s Wednesday, and I get to hang out with Squid the cat again.

2021-11-15: Previous Monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatch coffee crafts bicycles bird nerds WWDC runners …

2021-11-15: It’s Micro Monday again! It’s been a while since we’ve done a roll call to help folks …

2021-11-13: It’s been raining a lot in Portland. Apparently that’s caused a power outage which has caused an …

2021-11-12: Had to stop and think for a second. 🤨 (Full story)

2021-11-11: More Squid pictures. 😻 No one at the foster care knows why he is named Squid, which adds to his air …

2021-11-11: Any day you make a new cat friend is a good day. This is Squid, and he is cool.

2021-11-09: Scenes from a mall. (Lloyd Center, Portland; closing soon) It’s tempting to be snarky about the …

2021-11-07: I’ve started another podcast. 🤣🎙 Star Trek: Prodigy Flashcast is a micro flashcast; my nephew …

2021-11-05: Morning view out the window, Newport, Oregon. The gales of yesterday have blown over.

2021-11-04: If there is a Heaven, I hope it’s exactly like the Sylvia Beach Hotel.

2021-11-04: My view of the Pacific Ocean this morning through the library window of the hotel, perfect for …

2021-11-02: Virginia Woolf Room – Sylvia Beach Hotel Exciting news: my niece landed her first nursing job! …

2021-11-02: Currently reading: The Crofter and the Laird 📚 I’ve been reading so much Scottish detective fiction …

2021-11-01: I want to thank everyone who contributed photos and prompts to the 2021 October Photoblogging …

2021-11-01: I signed up for my first NaNoWrimo. I’ve never written a novel before. It just struck me over the …

2021-11-01: My niece and I had an evening of 🎃TV surfing that went like this: First half of Rocky Horror You …

2021-10-31: Six months in, it feels like home. (Microblog October Photoblogging Challenge, Day 31) Got this in …

2021-10-30: From a couple year’s back: guinea pig jack o’lantern.

2021-10-29: My favorite cycle. (Oct. Photoblogging Challenge, Day 29)

2021-10-29: Today’s On Dashtagram: video! My brother demonstrates the Dash Tote feature in the second one. 😄

2021-10-29: Finished Wild Fire by Ann Cleeves. 📚

2021-10-29: The problem with channeling pent-up wanderlust into YouTube aviation videos like this one, shot from …

2021-10-28: Apparently I’ve been subscribed to Dashtagram! My brother sent me a new photo from work today. …

2021-10-28: If it’s still October 28 for you, your Photoblogging Challenge prompt for the day is …

2021-10-27: Any day you make a new dog friend is a good day. This is Dash, and he is cool.

2021-10-27: Chaos. (Oct. Photoblogging Challenge, Day 27) Life has been a bit chaotic for me and I missed …

2021-10-21: And prompts for the last three days of October: Day 29: cycle (@rnv) Day 30: red (@odd) Day 31: …

2021-10-20: In the six months I’ve lived in this apartment, there has been a regular thumping/clunking sound …

2021-10-20: Yesterday, the Oct. Photoblogging Challenge prompt was mirror, suggested by @amit. There are many …

2021-10-19: Who needs a mirror nowadays? (October Photoblogging Challenge, Day 19) /@challenges

2021-10-18: Finished. A crash got me off track earlier, but it’s still Monday in Portland, so here is today’s …

2021-10-18: The October Photoblogging prompt for Day 18 is finished. But we are not finished with prompt …

2021-10-17: I don’t generally need a compass to find East. Or West. (Micro.blog October Photoblogging Challenge, …

2021-10-16: Rotation (Micro.blog photoblogging challenge, Day 16) /@challenges

2021-10-15: Ethereal (Micro.blog photoblogging challenge, Day 15) /@challenges

2021-10-14: I replaced the wheels on my new IKEA desk chair, a brilliant mod suggested by my friend @Burk. I can …

2021-10-14: Nicholas Kristof resigns from the NYTimes and may run for Oregon governor I am very interested to …

2021-10-14: Micro.blog challenge months seem to go by fast! Here’s the next week of photoblogging prompts: …

2021-10-13: Animals is a hard one for me right now. I miss my piggies.(Micro.blog October Photoblogging …

2021-10-13: We’re almost halfway through the October Photoblogging Challenge! Day 13: animals, suggested …

2021-10-12: My grandmother. Born 1906 in Glasgow. Arrived with her mother and brother in the U.S. in 1912. …

2021-10-11: Hygge The coziest spot in my new apartment. Best couch ever, the throw is a gift from my late …

2021-10-10: The bridge that leads to I-84 in Portland near 82nd Ave., taken from my brother’s car on our …

2021-10-10: Attention writers: @cheri and @pimoore are organizing a Micro.blog Writer’s Meetup. More details and …

2021-10-09: I’ve got my loaner dog Poppy for a one-night sleepover. It’s gratifying to see she feels safe with …

2021-10-08: I forgot I had access to the common terrace that faces west in our building. Here’s the view at …

2021-10-07: Tried to food-style my spice photo, and now there is paprika all over my fingertips and iPhone …

2021-10-07: If it’s still October 7 for you, your Photoblogging Challenge prompt for the day is spice, …

2021-10-06: Sometimes I wish I lived on a higher floor, but then I’d lose my front row seat to what’s happening …

2021-10-06: If you follow @challenges, you’ll see reminders about the daily prompts for the October …

2021-10-05: One More Thing… @jamesdempsey: “To honor the memory of Steve Jobs on the tenth anniversary of his …

2021-10-05: Tiny music box with bonus soot sprites. My favorite toy. (Micro.blog photoblogging challenge, Day 5) …

2021-10-04: I know how sharp the Microplane® is, yet I still managed to nick my fingers while getting a macro …

2021-10-03: Don’t forget: you can follow @challenges which is an account where we post reminders with the …

2021-10-03: The majority of my neighbors live on floors above me. (Micro.blog photoblogging challenge, Day 3)

2021-10-02: Dark. (Micro.blog photoblogging challenge, Day 2)

2021-10-02: You can see the October photoblogging challenge photos in a grid of thumbnails or on a timeline of …

2021-10-01: When I was in school, I felt very proud when I mastered touch typing. (Micro.blog photoblogging …

2021-10-01: Wow, there’s already close to 40 posts for Day 1 of the October Photoblogging Challenge. The prompt …

2021-10-01: Our October photoblogging challenge is underway. Day 1 prompt is “touch,” suggested by …

2021-09-30: Happy 19th birthday, @RogueAmoeba! Makers of Audio Hijack and Fission, which I rely on to make …

2021-09-30: For some members of the Micro.blog community 🌏, it’s already October and the photoblogging …

2021-09-30: The October 2021 Photoblogging Challenge Prompts Update: Week 2 prompts are posted below The challenge begins on Friday, October 1, with a prompt for …

2021-09-29: One day until the October Photoblogging Challenge! That’s right–we always post the …

2021-09-29: I’ll be on Clockwise at 9 am PDT, if anyone wants to listen live! www.relay.fm/live

2021-09-27: Sunset, water, clouds: mix liberally for best results. Madeira Beach, Florida

2021-09-26: Less than a week to go until the October Photoblogging Challenge! We are getting some great prompts …

2021-09-26: Me and Captain Allen. He does awesome boat tours in the Tampa Bay Area. One thing that Florida has …

2021-09-26: Joplin, Montana, October 25, 2015. View from the Amtrak Empire Builder (Chicago to …

2021-09-25: Congratulations to @jamesdempsey on the one-year anniversary of Dance Party!, the daily fitness …

2021-09-25: It kills me to think that the iPhone 13 Pro is waiting for me in my mailbox. I’d love to have the 3x …

2021-09-24: Florida Gulf Coast.

2021-09-22: I just realized that I let my TunnelBear subscription lapse last year because I never left the …

2021-09-22: For @hollyhoneychurch: the view from the clouds over Mt. Hood. Soundtrack: La Navigatrice.

2021-09-22: ICYMI October 2021 Photoblogging Challenge!! Time to send in your prompt suggestions. 🤔 💡 …

2021-09-21: Thank you for all the lovely notes about Grace. It dawned on me that pets was our last Micro Monday …

2021-09-20: RIP Grace. She was a great pet for 7 years, a respectable run for a guinea pig. I’d say that now …

2021-09-20: Dept. of Good News: Portland’s Only Cat Cafe Reopens and Immediately Adopts Out All Its Cats 😸

2021-09-20: October 2021 Photoblogging Challenge More time than usual has flown by since our February 2021 photoblogging challenge. We focused on …

2021-09-18: Sticker mailing achieved. Countertop cleared of stationery and dinner could be prepared. 🎉

2021-09-18: Posting for accountability: my Micro.blog sticker sending station on my kitchen counter. Something …

2021-09-17: So beautiful, cloudy and windy. You know you’ve adapted to the Pacific Northwest when you are …

2021-09-15: Oh dear. The new guitar seems to have sent me down the rabbit hole of music tech purchases. But this …

2021-09-14: Portland. My new backyard.

2021-09-14: Please remind me in the future that I don’t NEED to watch Apple Events live. They are the masters of …

2021-09-13: The stamps I ordered came in today, both domestic and international, so I’m ready to send out the …

2021-09-13: Previous Monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatch coffee crafts bicycles bird nerds WWDC runners …

2021-09-13: It’s Micro Monday again. No new podcast episode today, but let’s continue our series of roll calls …

2021-09-12: Cat dangling from the stands at Universal of Miami game caught and rescued below by fans: YouTube …

2021-09-11: I traded in all my electric guitar gear and my Martin Backpacker for a credit when I downsized. I …

2021-09-11: On the morning of September 11, 2001, I was at the gym. People gathered around the tv screens, but I …

2021-09-10: Portland. I snapped this quickly because I love these corny old-fashioned apartment building names. …

2021-09-08: On this date, 55 years ago: “The Man Trap” airs, aka Season 1, Episode 1 of Star Trek. …

2021-09-07: Happy Seven of Nine Day! 🖖🥳

2021-09-07: Just realized it’s not Monday. I’ve been feeling a bit stressed about no new @monday podcast episode …

2021-09-05: I worried that moving to a new place about a third the size of my house, with just a small balcony …

2021-09-02: I was excited to hear that a new season of Vera was being released. Ready to subscribe to BritBox …

2021-09-01: I re-branded my micro pet’s little cardboard hiding place, aka the “crunchy condo” from …

2021-09-01: One of the fun things we did for Micro Camp was give away “door” prizes. We chose …

2021-08-31: I’ve parked here for years and never realized how amazing this tree is.

2021-08-30: The latest episode of Micro @monday is up! I had a great time talking to Chad (@cm) about …

2021-08-30: I’m sending out a batch of Micro.blog stickers soon. Whether you’re new here, or just want a …

2021-08-30: I’m finally getting back to putting out @voyager_cast episodes after the long house-to-apartment …

2021-08-27: My two-week trial of Glass expires tomorrow. I’m going to subscribe for a year because I am …

2021-08-27: It was fun meeting up with @jamesdempsey in Denver. In addition to attending a conference and …

2021-08-26: It’s not Monday, but this week’s episode of Micro Monday with @uncertainquark is finally …

2021-08-24: I’ve got a short coast stay booked in September, and have a few more scheduled in the winter. I …

2021-08-23: For @hollyhoneychurch, I hope you get lots of wheatgrass on your birthday, or whatever your …

2021-08-23: Today’s Micro @monday episode was eaten by chipmunks. 🐿 I finished editing it before leaving …

2021-08-22: Calling it an early night. It was nice seeing people in person again, but it’s a little …

2021-08-22: Mile high + 20 floors in Denver.

2021-08-21: Boulder backyard retreat after a long day of travel.

2021-08-19: Small indie software company BFFs, WWDC 2011. We are all about 5 years into the journey, with no …

2021-08-19: I’m still feeling the happy glow of Micro Camp, and starting to take notes for 2022. My forever …

2021-08-19: Packing up for Denver and @360idev. If you see me there, hit me up for one or more of these fun …

2021-08-18: Thanks for all the reports of difficulty viewing the posted videos from Micro Camp. I’ve noticed the …

2021-08-16: If you liked Micro Camp, and you are interested in app development, check out 360|iDev, which starts …

2021-08-16: Previous Monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatch coffee crafts bicycles bird nerds WWDC runners …

2021-08-16: Let’s start another Micro Monday roll call: photography enthusiasts, click reply to this post to add …

2021-08-16: Micro Camp was such a special experience, exceeding my high hopes for our first go-round. I’m also …

2021-08-16: Cape Lookout State Park, my pandemic getaway, February 2021. I have reservations for September and …

2021-08-14: I would like a Glass invite. Its mission certainly resonates and I’d like to follow the journey of …

2021-08-14: My Sketchnote Selfie. Thanks Chad/@Dahc and @Chrisjwilson for getting the creative juices flowing …

2021-08-14: Greetings from Micro Camp. If you haven’t checked it out yet, you can still join in. Yesterday’s …

2021-08-13: ICYMI: One More Thing... Door Prizes at Micro Camp 🎟 During Micro Camp, we will be running a random drawing for $25 digital gift cards in these …

2021-08-13: ICYMI: RSVP for Micro Camp Meetups 📚✒️☕️🎥📷🧶

2021-08-12: One More Thing… Door Prizes at Micro Camp! 🎟 During Micro Camp, we will be running a random drawing for $25 digital gift cards in these …

2021-08-12: The upside of a virtual conference: no packing, no flights, no pet sitter, no travel costs. The …

2021-08-12: Listened to the latest episode of @Hemisphericviews and I’m disappointed no one questioned the …

2021-08-12: A shoutout to @paulca and the Vi.to team for supporting Micro Camp. (starts tomorrow!) We’re using …

2021-08-12: RSVP for Meetups at Micro Camp 📚✒️☕️🎥📷🧶 Based on last week’s survey, we have created a schedule of small group meetups. The meetups …

2021-08-11: In case anyone is wondering, I’m very pleased with my swamp cooler aka evaporative air cooler! Even …

2021-08-11: My brother is visiting our hometown (North Miami Beach) and drove over to Surfside to have a look at …

2021-08-10: When I was 20, I spent a summer working as a secretary at two different construction offices on …

2021-08-10: Was I a structural engineer in a past life? I’m glued to discussions of the Surfside condo collapse. …

2021-08-08: It’s Monday in London already, so I’ve posted a new Micro @monday episode. This …

2021-08-07: I made a donation to a fundraiser to a children’s hospital in Afghanistan, organized by Victoria …

2021-08-07: Micro Camp Small Group Meetups Micro Camp will be a community celebration and an opportunity for mutual inspiration. We have …

2021-08-06: During Micro Camp, we’ll have smaller virtual meetups for folks who share interests or …

2021-08-06: Micro Meetup? Any microbloggers in the Boulder, Colorado area, interested in meeting for coffee or a …

2021-08-04: Reminder to the artists 🎨, crafters 🧶, and musicians🎵 out there: we’ll be featuring work from the …

2021-08-04: Another addition to the Micro Camp line up! On both days, before the presentation schedule starts, …

2021-08-04: My house sale closing is complete! My agent brought over some very nice bottles as a gift. 🥰 Now I …

2021-08-02: Speaking of podcasts, part II: I haven’t given much attention to my @microcaststudio project …

2021-08-02: Speaking of podcasts, Micro.blog is the proud sponsor of Make Do on @relayfm. “The joys and …

2021-08-02: For those new to Micro.blog, @monday is a weekly-ish podcast with members of the community. You …

2021-08-02: I am pleased to share the first Micro @monday podcast recorded from my new home: Episode 101 with …

2021-07-31: Microbloggers with good memories might remember that we have had a photoblogging challenge in August …

2021-07-30: More Micro Camp announcements 📣 It’s two weeks to go until the inaugural Micro Camp, a virtual gathering and community …

2021-07-28: We have some more Micro Camp announcements coming soon! Attention artists 🎨 and musicians🎵: we will …

2021-07-27: We have some more Micro Camp announcements coming soon! Attention artists 🎨 and musicians🎵: we’ll be …

2021-07-24: I’ve been laying low this week due to back issues, but I am starting to feel a bit better. My friend …

2021-07-17: Someone is trying those old Jedi dog mind tricks on me. Last night of dog sitting.

2021-07-15: Double dog sitting this week. Or more specifically at this moment, lying flat.

2021-07-13: Micro Camp 2021: First Announcement of Presenters and Panels We are very excited to make our first announcement of Micro Camp sessions and presenters. 🏕 🧑‍🏫 …

2021-07-13: We started a Micro Monday roll call thread for walking enthusiasts yesterday, in case you missed it. …

2021-07-12: Previous Monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatch coffee crafts bicycles bird nerds WWDC runners …

2021-07-12: It’s Micro Monday again. We’ve been doing a series of roll calls to help enthusiasts find each …

2021-07-11: Straightening up boxes from the move. This photo makes me think of @twweaver. We had a litter of 10 …

2021-07-11: I accepted an offer on my house Friday night. No nibbles the first 48 hours, then 4 offers and some …

2021-07-06: My house is listed. What a lot of work it’s been to get to this point. 😰 As my friend and podcast …

2021-07-03: I know I am supposed to be taking a micro break, but some things are too cute to wait until next …

2021-07-01: I’m taking some time off to focus on the final stage of putting my house on the market. …

2021-07-01: Saw this posted on my corner. Kinda random, but I wanted @bitdepth to see it.

2021-06-29: Has it really been 14 years since I got the first iPhone? What a happy day!

2021-06-28: The wind is whipping up. The city is cooling down. Nice. A high of 92F/33C tomorrow sounds a whole …

2021-06-28: I notice the ⚽️ tag in Discover is busy!

2021-06-28: Previous Monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatch coffee crafts bicycles bird nerds WWDC runners …

2021-06-28: It’s Micro Monday again. While the podcast is on hiatus, I’ve been doing a series of roll calls to …

2021-06-27: My new apartment doesn’t have central air conditioning. One could install a “portable” a/c but I …

2021-06-26: Any day you make a new dog friend is a good day. This is Rocket, and he is cool.

2021-06-25: On the latest episode of @theweeklyreview, I talk about what I’ve learned working with a …

2021-06-23: Human nephew and puppy nephew. I got to manage them for a morning while parents had an appointment. …

2021-06-23: This is the final object from my house that hasn’t been sold or given away. I bought this poster in …

2021-06-20: Happy Father’s Day to my first unconditional admirer. 🥰 (It’s amazing how I’m still finding photos I …

2021-06-19: Puppy nephew slo-mo.

2021-06-18: Thanks for all the nice birthday wishes! It’s been a nice low-key birthday with some fun video …

2021-06-18: “You say it’s your birthday. It’s my birthday too, yeah.” It never fails to delight me, listening to …

2021-06-17: If you have a nice photo of your favorite pen, ink, and/or notebook, please post it with the ✒️ or 🖋 …

2021-06-16: New "Pens" Discover Category and Emoji Tag ✒️🖋 We are pleased to announce the addition of another topic to our emoji-based Discover timelines: …

2021-06-16: Previous Micro @monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatches coffee crafts bicycles bird nerds …

2021-06-16: ICYMI: This week’s straw poll aka roll call topic is runners and running. Check out the thread …

2021-06-14: Previous Monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatches coffee crafts bicycles bird nerds WWDC …

2021-06-14: It’s Micro Monday again. While the podcast is on hiatus, I’ve been doing a series of roll calls to …

2021-06-12: I drove for Lyft today. I really like tooling around the greater Portland area. Today I shuttled a …

2021-06-10: Uh-oh. I just noticed that my spam filter snagged several Micro.blog sticker requests going back to …

2021-06-09: Ok, next batch of Micro.blog stickers is about ready to go. If you too would like to get our cool …

2021-06-09: Check out LIVE near WWDC if you want a preview of the platform Vi.to that we will be using for Micro …

2021-06-09: Microbloggers: email me at jean@micro.blog if you want one of these souvenirs. I’m going to post the …

2021-06-09: In honor of the 20th anniversary of @jamesdempsey’s first musical presentation and Live near WWDC …

2021-06-08: For his birthday, I have given @vincent two things that I know he wants: a coffee ☕️ and a Gluon …

2021-06-08: Previous Monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatch coffee crafts bicycles bird nerds …

2021-06-08: Estate sale done. 🎉 I had to take Monday off to recuperate so I’m a day late with the roll call. …

2021-06-06: WWDC Eve! Here’s me at my first one, waiting for OK Go. 🥰

2021-06-06: For the annals of “People Never Read Documentation”: a visitor to my estate sale was briefly locked …

2021-06-06: It’s Day Two of the estate sale. I have a new team of friends helping today, and that is awesome. So …

2021-06-04: It’s the final stretch of prepping for the estate sale. The next 72 hours is the most stressful I’ve …

2021-06-03: I have been hanging on to these devices for quite a while now, because they gave me so much delight …

2021-06-02: Impromptu Micro meetup—and my first time gathering with my vaccinated geek friends from NSBeer. …

2021-06-02: Every decision-making neuron I had is tapped out. I pick up items in the house and manage to figure …

2021-06-02: PDX friends: details of the estate sale are online now. Saturday and Sunday, 11-4. Please share and …

2021-06-01: Spending a bit of time communing with my backyard tree, which I’ve maintained the last 13 years. …

2021-06-01: Friday is the finish line of the home clearing and estate sale prep. After yesterday’s session with …

2021-05-31: The most precious item in the house has now been relocated to the apartment. Two hideys to help ease …

2021-05-31: Previous Monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatch coffee crafts bicycles Conversation threads …

2021-05-31: It’s Micro Monday again. No podcast while I concentrate on moving/house prep. I’ve been doing a …

2021-05-29: How to be the favorite kitty sitter: liberally dispense treats before dinner. (Favorite aunt …

2021-05-29: Wow, the demand for Lyft rides is very high. If I didn’t turn off the app, I would have had no …

2021-05-29: Two weeks since my second shot! I’m celebrating by getting the car spiffed up so I do some Lyft …

2021-05-28: ICYMI: I’m ready to send out more Micro.blog stickers. Send your name and mailing address to …

2021-05-28: Pro tip: store your foreign currency with your passport, not in some unmarked box in the basement. …

2021-05-27: I was just checking out this 2016 photo from WWDC, me and my sister at the Smile party, and just …

2021-05-27: It’s the 30th anniversary of Thelma & Louise. It made such an impression on me. 😮I remember the …

2021-05-27: Oh cool! @RossA shared a link to a Strava bicycle group for Microbloggers.

2021-05-27: The subject of this week’s roll call is bicycling. So far, 15 people raised their hands. Add them to …

2021-05-26: My turn to share fun stuff arriving via post. The perks of being a @Hemisphericviews patron. You had …

2021-05-26: I’m ready to send out more Micro.blog stickers. Send your name and mailing address to …

2021-05-26: Why I moved: reason #1 Landscaping

2021-05-25: In other pet news, I get to kitten sit for the neighbors this weekend, so I’ll be contributing to …

2021-05-25: There are a lot of cats in the Discover timeline right now. For a little while, it looked like dogs …

2021-05-24: Previous Monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatch coffee crafts Conversation threads are still …

2021-05-24: It’s Micro Monday again. No podcast while I concentrate on moving/house prep. I’ve been doing a …

2021-05-24: _ Knowing I have an audience really makes a big difference to me, makes it a lot easier to push …

2021-05-22: Ube cookies at Trader Joe’s, @rom. First sighting of ube in the wilds of Portland.

2021-05-21: I’m the aunt of a graduate in professional nursing at the University of Vermont. I’m glowing with …

2021-05-20: While decluttering the house today, I came across this photo. UNC Chapel Hill, Class of ‘82, with my …

2021-05-20: I’m working with a professional organizer to clear out everything in my house. Penelope is my angel. …

2021-05-19: Has anyone ever used an evaporative cooler aka swamp cooler at home? I can’t have a window a/c, …

2021-05-18: ICYMI: I started another Monday roll call. This week’s category is crafters. So far, we’ve got …

2021-05-17: I get a lot of cool Field Notes notebooks at various conferences but it turns out I use about 5 …

2021-05-17: Another great episode of Causality podcast by @johnchidgey, exploring the engineering failures, both …

2021-05-17: Previous Monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatch coffee Conversation threads are still open if …

2021-05-17: It’s Micro Monday again. No podcast while I focus on moving/house prep. I’ve been doing a series of …

2021-05-15: Second shot buddies: me and 16 y.o. nephew. He even did the driving.

2021-05-15: Am I doing this right, @Burk? (At Jim & Patty’s on Fremont. 😇)

2021-05-15: Maybe Louie is not a perpetual motion machine after all. Much playtime —> much sleepytime. 🥰

2021-05-15: Puppies are tricky video subjects, perpetual motion machines. Louie and his dog cousin Zoë played …

2021-05-14: It’s Louie time! (My brother’s family is going out of town. We’re having a puppysitting orientation …

2021-05-13: Patio furniture sale = ready for summer drinks on the balcony at the new pad. 🕶☀️🍹

2021-05-13: This week’s roll call for coffee enthusiasts keeps growing, in striking distance of overtaking …

2021-05-12: An old German pop song popped into my head, and now I’m deep into a playlist of schmalzy tunes that …

2021-05-12: Why not try making a microcast? For example, I did a short series Guinea Pig Wheekly as proof of …

2021-05-11: ICYMI: this week’s roll call is for coffee enthusiasts. Almost 30 hands raised. Whether you a …

2021-05-10: Previous Monday roll calls: pen and paper wristwatch Conversation threads are still open if you …

2021-05-10: It’s Micro Monday again. No podcast while I concentrate on moving/house prep. I’ve been doing a …

2021-05-08: Reentry tracker for the Chinese CZ-5B rocket body h/t @phildearson. Reminding me of the opening …

2021-05-06: This is my dog niece Zoë. She loves me and goes completely zooming when I drop by my sister’s house. …

2021-05-03: Reminder! We are working on plans for Micro Camp 2021, and need your input on time zone availability …

2021-04-29: I have wanted to do a Micro.blog general gathering for some time now. I thought it would be an …

2021-04-29: Announcing Micro Camp 2021: August 13-15 We are excited to announce the planning of Micro Camp 2021, a virtual gathering of the Micro.blog …

2021-04-28: Microbloggers: try Ulysses for 3 months free Recently Ulysses, the writing app for Mac, iPad and iPhone, welcomed Micro.blog to their publishing …

2021-04-27: Meet Louie, my new dog nephew.

2021-04-26: It’s Micro Monday again. No podcast while I concentrate on moving/house prep. Shall we do another …

2021-04-26: Seeing @hutaffe celebrating his fourth microblogaversary got me to wonder when mine was. March 7th: …

2021-04-25: Just came across this old video of Crosby, Stills & Nash performing Suite: Judy Blue Eyes. …

2021-04-25: The cat came back. Or has he ever left?

2021-04-24: Last week I asked the pen and paper enthusiasts in our community to identify themselves, as a new …

2021-04-23: For @jw: your friend could construct a human scale version of Grace’s favorite, the Crunchy Condo …

2021-04-23: First coffee after first sleep in the new place.

2021-04-22: A bonus of packing to move: I had a feeling I’d find my AirPods, which went missing in the early …

2021-04-22: The latest episode of ATP helped me understand how the podcast ecosystem could be affected by the …

2021-04-22: I have the domain habitfocus.app. It’s coming up for renewal and I’m ready to let it go. I’m never …

2021-04-21: Proprietary cat wishes I would cede the backyard to him. He will wait me out.

2021-04-21: This cat has been checking out my house quite a bit lately. Too bad he can’t apply for a mortgage, …

2021-04-20: I could imagine putting an AirTag in my car, to figure out where I left it as on-street parking gets …

2021-04-19: Picking up the key to the new place. It’s so close, you can see the corner of the building from my …

2021-04-19: I’ve worked with @manton for four years now and I never thought to ask: How does Micro.blog even …

2021-04-18: The new album from The Offspring makes me a little sad that I’ll be giving up my amplifiers, guitar, …

2021-04-17: I finally watched Cloverfield. It always intrigued me but seemed beyond my scary movie boundary. It …

2021-04-17: I met with my real estate agent today. He’s so great. He helped me find the house in 2007. I would …

2021-04-15: Hey, fountain (and other) pen and paper enthusiasts! We don’t have a Discover emoji tag feed for you …

2021-04-14: Congratulations to Dr. @kimberlyhirsh ! A great dissertation defense. I will never look at cosplay …

2021-04-14: Repeating for time zone coverage: Getting ready to send out a batch of Micro.blog stickers. If you’d …

2021-04-13: Getting ready to send out a batch of Micro.blog stickers. If you’d like one, just send your name and …

2021-04-12: Smile is looking for an iOS developer, @macgreg posted today. The best people and company—check it …

2021-04-12: There’s no new episode of Micro Monday today. I made a big decision to sell my house and move …

2021-04-12: Moving: suddenly but not-so-suddenly, a big decision clicks I made a big life decision, and it took less than a week. I’m selling my house and moving to a …

2021-04-10: Enjoyed the latest @hemisphericviews! Just want to let @martinfeld know that I love pickles and …

2021-04-06: My pal Kelly aka @verso made up the perfect new word for those of us who can’t seem to get a vaccine …

2021-04-06: And if you are so motivated, record your tip as an audio file so I can include it in the episode. …

2021-04-06: The next episode of Micro @monday is 101, and we are going to take the opportunity to create a good …

2021-04-05: The 100th episode of Micro Monday is out! 💃 My thanks to @patrickrhone and to @manton for joining me …

2021-04-04: Guinea Pig Easter extravaganza, 2016. Now that Ada is gone, I haven’t had much enthusiasm to do more …

2021-04-02: I’ve been listening to the audio version of “A Wrinkle In Time,” read by Hope Davis. 📚 It’s been …

2021-04-02: Grace, the guinea tortoise, comes out of her pigloo shell just far enough to capture her favorite …

2021-04-01: The crowdfunding campaign for the Star Trek: Voyager documentary broke the record with $1.2 million …

2021-03-31: It’s already April 1 for some of us. I remember when it used to be fun to pull a light-hearted April …

2021-03-31: Happy birthday @Gaby and all the other March babies. I thought you’d appreciate this birthday photo …

2021-03-30: The drooping flowering tree has flowered. It also grew two shoots straight up like antennae. Usually …

2021-03-28: It’s already Monday for this week’s Micro @monday podcast guest @rom. Have a listen! It …

2021-03-24: Happy birthday, @Portufraise, we’re Le Creuset twins now. 🥘🔵🎉

2021-03-24: Asking the Ulysses-using folks out there: can you offer tips to @SolwayGal on posting photos from …

2021-03-22: It was a treat to chat with @jayeless who has so many interesting interests! Have a listen to the …

2021-03-22: Lots of folks checking out Micro.blog, thanks to the new version of Ulysses adding support for …

2021-03-20: I can’t believe I’m in the middle of #7 in the Joy Ellis series featuring DI Nikki Galena. On …

2021-03-16: Vaccination envy is something I didn’t predict I’d be plagued by. (If I start getting crabby, I …

2021-03-15: The latest batch of Micro.blog stickers are finally in the mail. Apologies to those who requested …

2021-03-15: I had such fun getting to know @mandaris a bit better, and now you can too on today’s episode of …

2021-03-13: I really enjoyed the latest episode of @HemisphericViews. If I had to be performance reviewed by a …

2021-03-13: The sunbeam is more attractive than my lap this morning. Hopefully I’ll get some cuddle time tonight …

2021-03-12: The good news: I appear to have passed neighbor kitty inspection. The bad news: I can never leave.

2021-03-12: The Weekly Review Episode 152 We have fun which sometimes gets silly, but @jamesdempsey and I never …

2021-03-12: This weekend I get to take care of my new neighbor kitties. I finally get to meet them!

2021-03-09: I’m trying to be nice to myself today because I had to go to the dentist. (Second visit for a …

2021-03-08: I had great fun chatting with @NellKate this week for the Micro @monday podcast She shares some of …

2021-03-05: Thanks again for the prompts we used (cont’d): @stevesmit, @agilelisa, @poetalegre, …

2021-03-05: Thanks again for the prompts we used: @crossingthethreshold, @klandwehr, @gannonnordberg, …

2021-03-05: The Feb. Photoblogging Challenge (+ March Bonus Days) is over. So impressed with the creativity and …

2021-03-03: For some folks, there is some time left to post a photo for March 3rd’s prompt defiance, suggested …

2021-03-03: Day 31 of the Photoblogging Challenge - March Bonus Days: defiance. Defying gravity. I took my …

2021-03-03: Bonus Day 30 privacy photos—guinea pig edition. Grace rearranges her hideys for maximum privacy. The …

2021-03-02: Day 30 of the Photoblogging Challenge - March Bonus Days: privacy. The Hedge of Solitude.

2021-03-02: “More parsley or I will keep this up all-day.” - Grace I’m partially responsible for spoiling her …

2021-03-02: Living at home alone for nearly one year, nothing springs to mind for the prompt photo today. I have …

2021-03-02: For Day 31 of the Photoblogging Challenge (March bonus days), the prompt is defiance, suggested by …

2021-03-01: For Day 30 of the Photoblogging Challenge March bonus days, the prompt is privacy, suggested by …

2021-03-01: Day 29 of the February + March Bonus Photoblogging Challenge. Spring light.

2021-02-28: For Day 29 of the Photoblogging Challenge March bonus days, the prompt is light, suggested by …

2021-02-27: Day 27: Pompasetting My dad was a guest on Voyager Revisited. Besides Star Trek, we also talked …

2021-02-27: For @purisubzi, the interior of the train car room at the Crown Plaza Indianapolis.

2021-02-27: Bonus March prompts for the February Photoblogging Challenge: Day 29: light (@ericmwalk) Day 30: …

2021-02-27: For Day 28 of the February Photoblogging Challenge, the prompt is up, suggested by @jthingelstad. If …

2021-02-26: Day 26: Favorite One of my favorite conferences is Release Notes, at this venue particularly. The …

2021-02-26: For Day 27 of the February Photoblogging Challenge, the prompt is pompasetting, suggested by …

2021-02-25: Day 25: code There’s a little Morse code baked into the Micro Monday podcast theme. M M: — — — — Not …

2021-02-24: For Day 25 of the February Photoblogging Challenge, the prompt is code suggested by @muddylaces. Day …

2021-02-24: Day 24: babies. Not the best photo, but the best photo I have of my guinea piglets, when they were …

2021-02-23: I gathered up lots of little branches in my backyard, and some big ones, the product of our windy …

2021-02-23: For Day 24 of Feb. Photoblogging Challenge, the prompt is baby suggested by @mariovillalobos. If …

2021-02-23: Day 23: Banana I’m eating a half of a banana every morning, improving my potassium intake in an …

2021-02-23: Day 22 (slightly late) I just finished a rewatch and podcast recording about Buffy the Vampire …

2021-02-22: I’m taking today off. I had a dentist appointment for my broken crown that happened while I was on …

2021-02-22: It was a great pleasure to chat with @gregmoore for the new episode of Micro Monday. It runs a …

2021-02-21: Day 21: colors In 2008, I was on the Macworld Geek Cruise in the Eastern Mediterranean, with a stop …

2021-02-21: It’s been very busy Sunday. I was late to curate the photo challenge photos; ironically, the …

2021-02-20: PS. We’ll have a bonus extension of prompts for March 1-3, since it’s a short month, for …

2021-02-20: Week 4 prompts for the February Photoblogging Challenge: Day 22: spell (@poetalegre) Day 23: banana …

2021-02-20: Day 20: Weather Enjoyment of the Oregon Coast is weather-proof, a revelation to me, who only went to …

2021-02-20: Inspired by @arush’s trip through the Sue Grafton alphabet, I started the series again via …

2021-02-20: For Day 21 of February Photoblogging Challenge, the prompt is colors suggested by @agilelisa. If …

2021-02-19: For Day 20 of February Photoblogging Challenge, the prompt is weather suggested by @stevsmit. If …

2021-02-19: Day 18 (belated): at home Guinea pig home décor goals. I like elements spaced apart, maximizing open …

2021-02-18: Does your calendar say it’s Feb. 19? Your prompt for the February Photoblogging Challenge …

2021-02-17: For some people, it’s Day 18 of the February Photoblogging Challenge, the prompt is at home, …

2021-02-17: Day 17: Still My car is still in this spot after 6 days. I have canceled two appointments (dentist …

2021-02-16: Day 16: erudite My narrow field of erudition: the work of Jean Stafford is something I like to …

2021-02-16: A few photos of my guinea pig habitat supplies for @ericmwalk. This is just the tip of the iceberg …

2021-02-16: Parsley acquired. The human food shelves were still quite bare. Even the wine selections are getting …

2021-02-16: In January, I offered to send out a batch of Micro.blog stickers. Well, I still haven’t done it. 😔 …

2021-02-16: We are officially out of parsley. I tried to buy a backup bunch at the corner store Saturday but it …

2021-02-16: On some parts of the planet, it’s the 17th day of the February Photoblogging Challenge, the prompt …

2021-02-15: Day 15: Reflection Twin Rocks, Oregon

2021-02-15: This morning at 5 am, I woke up with a panicked thought. “I totally forgot about the cat …

2021-02-15: For Day 16 of February Photoblogging Challenge, the prompt is erudite suggested by @joshua. If your …

2021-02-14: Day 14: Compassion Dr. Burgess of Southwest Animal Hospital loves guinea pigs…and ferrets, …

2021-02-14: In our geographically diverse community, it’s Day 15 of February Photoblogging Challenge for some …

2021-02-13: We still have spots on the challenge calendar open for new suggestions! Email me at jean@micro.blog …

2021-02-13: Week 3 prompts for the February Photoblogging Challenge: Day 15: reflection (@munish) Day 16: …

2021-02-13: Day 14 of the February Photoblogging Challenge is underway (prompt: compassion, via @amit), while …

2021-02-13: Day 13 of the photo challenge: I finally made it outside.

2021-02-12: The sporg submissions are delightful. Thanks @Miraz for sparking a fun thread.

2021-02-12: Photo from this afternoon. Tonight it’s sleeting. I probably won’t be leaving the house for a while. …

2021-02-12: It’s already Day 13 of February Photoblogging Challenge for some folks already. The prompt: make, …

2021-02-12: Reminder for Day 12 of February Photoblogging Challenge: @Miraz said “I wanted to throw a totally …

2021-02-12: Day 12: I didn’t spot a sporg at the coast this week but I’m told this is where they hide out.

2021-02-11: The snow and/or freezing rain has started. I’m glad I had the sense to put in a grocery order for …

2021-02-11: Day 11: This is a serious machine. I think it is the same vintage that we had when I was a kid. …

2021-02-11: It’s Day 12 of February Photoblogging Challenge in New Zealand, home of @Miraz, who offers the …

2021-02-10: Day 10: Energy At the coast, I was really in awe of the effects of the sun and the moon. Such energy …

2021-02-09: Schlaf gut, träum suß. 🌚✨

2021-02-09: Day 9: Caution: Muddy boot generator straight ahead.

2021-02-08: Day 8: Hope I hope the next couple days next to the ocean help me reset my circadian clock to …

2021-02-08: It’s Day 9 of February Photoblogging Challenge for some of you. The prompt: muddy suggested by …

2021-02-08: The new episode of Micro @monday is available. I had such a nice time chatting with …

2021-02-07: Day 7: craving I crave a visit to the Oregon Coast. I crave fun hangout time with my niece and …

2021-02-07: For Day 8 of February Photoblogging Challenge, the prompt is hope suggested by @RossA. If your …

2021-02-06: Oh! I found a photo with me in it, standing next to my target. But no bullseye. 😒

2021-02-06: Day 6: Sport It’s been a while since I “arched.” This is from July 2011. …

2021-02-06: Week 2 prompts for the February Photoblogging Challenge: Day 8: hope (@RossA) Day 9: muddy (@Gaby) …

2021-02-06: It’s Day 7 of the February Photoblogging Challenge somewhere.🌏 The prompt: craving suggested by …

2021-02-05: I just finished a short series with @jamesdempsey on @theweeklyreview. Instead of next actions and …

2021-02-05: Day 5: Pets My dog cousin. We got to meet when I was in Minneapolis. She’s a fetcher!

2021-02-05: It’s the morning of Day 6 of the February Photoblogging Challenge where @canion lives. He …

2021-02-04: When I bought this house, the siding was one of the few things I didn’t love. Layers of textured …

2021-02-04: Somewhere on the planet, Day 5 of the February Photoblogging Challenge has already started. The …

2021-02-04: I read @mattbirchler’s article in The Sweet Setup, and added Drafts dictation to my watch. I feel …

2021-02-03: You might wonder if the prompt for Day 3 of the February Photoblogging Challenge is “cat.” I …

2021-02-03: On one side of the International Date Line, it’s Day 4 of the February Photoblogging Challenge. The …

2021-02-03: Day 3: Comfort Pre-pandemic, I had “fix chimney and install a gas fireplace” on my to-do list. …

2021-02-02: Took a quick peek at my “on this day” tab and there was last year’s photo challenge entry for …

2021-02-02: I am loving all the posts in the February Photoblogging Challenge. 🥰 ICYMI: View the photo …

2021-02-02: Day 2 of the February Photoblogging Challenge: morning beverage, suggested by @klandwehr. This is my …

2021-02-02: Thanks to @Burk for creating a calendar with the February Photoblogging Challenge prompts. Here is …

2021-02-02: Somewhere on the planet, Day 3 of February Photoblogging Challenge has already started. The prompt: …

2021-02-02: So this is what you get when you share from Flickr to Micro.blog on iOS. In an ideal world, it would …

2021-02-01: Ram Dass: If you think you’re enlightened, spend a week with your family. Me: Or just …

2021-02-01: Day 1 of the February Photoblogging Challenge: close up, suggested by @crossingthethreshold. …

2021-02-01: Day 2 of the February Photoblogging Challenge has already started 🌏, and the prompt is morning …

2021-01-31: We’ve started a special Discover section for the February Challenge submissions. It’s …

2021-01-31: It’s the morning of Feb. 1 in Aotearoa New Zealand and other locations on that side of the …

2021-01-30: February 2021 Photoblogging Challenge Details It’s been six months since our last photoblogging challenge in August. Time has flown …

2021-01-28: It’s been a challenging week, due to (or evidenced by) serious insomnia. I landed on a little mantra …

2021-01-27: Our 2nd Annual February Photoblogging Challenge starts Monday. 📷😮 As we did in the August 2020 …

2021-01-25: New Micro Monday episode! @ohBananaJoe has a lot going on. And we don’t even talk about the …

2021-01-24: It’s almost time for our 2nd Annual February Photoblogging Challenge. 📷🥳 Like our August 2020 …

2021-01-23: First burn in the firepit! 🔥

2021-01-23: Larry King’s passing reminds me how my grandmother always listened to his late night radio show on …

2021-01-22: I think I finally figured out the math: for each shot of espresso I have in the morning, I stay up …

2021-01-21: I’m feeling a lot more creative about plans and projects today. It’s as if a significant …

2021-01-20: It’s a done deal now. :: exhales :: The singers all moved me. I wasn’t expecting that. 😭 Amy …

2021-01-18: I had a lot of fun chatting with Tyler (@twweaver) for the latest episode of the Micro @monday …

2021-01-18: The new firepit has arrived, and both my brother and brother-in-law want to come over for a fire …

2021-01-16: My Micro.blog Moment: 4th Anniversary 🎉 Today is the 4th anniversary of Manton’s announcement that the Kickstarter stretch goal would …

2021-01-11: Almost time to walk down to my local post office. If you’d like a Micro.blog sticker, email me your …

2021-01-11: Ok, it seems to be working again. Whew! I had that terrible feeling one gets when one’s primary …

2021-01-11: Something is definitely not working for me on Micro.blog. I will need to sort this! I need to use …

2021-01-11: My account was having an identity crisis last night and posted personal posts to the Micro Monday …

2021-01-10: Thanks to @vishae’s clever idea, I’ve created a group on my Signal account that has a …

2021-01-09: New episode of Voyager Revisited has been posted! A great chat with Shelly Brisbin, whom I would …

2021-01-07: After @cheesemaker’s enthusiastic recommendation, I put the Solo Stove fire pit on my Christmas …

2021-01-07: And the vote is certified. Time to go to bed. I wish I had a time machine to go to January 21, i.e. …

2021-01-06: I feel like I need to watch this through to the end. Someone needs to keep an eye on these people, …

2021-01-06: I did not have “glued to the television all day and evening” on my to-do list today. 😳 I’m grateful …

2021-01-05: If your resolution for 2021 is to have a Micro.blog sticker, I can help. Email your postal address …

2021-01-05: The Fave Eight is a corrective to what 2020 felt like overall to me, which was this:

2021-01-05: I don’t remember who suggested this last year, as an alternative to Instagram’s top liked photos. …

2021-01-04: Happy First Monday of 2021! I don’t have a fresh episode of Micro Monday to offer, but the latest …

2021-01-01: Goodbye @macgenie, hello @jean I’ve been using “macgenie” as my internet name since I first signed up for Digg …

2021-01-01: Unexpectedly I have my dog niece for New Year’s Eve company. Related: I do not like people who shoot …

2020-12-31: I’m also going to be watching Trading Places this afternoon, which is a good New Year’s Eve movie. I …

2020-12-31: Apparently, if you start watching The Poseidon Adventure (1972) at precisely 11:35:28 on New Year’s …

2020-12-31: All my best wishes for 2021, microbloggers and families! I learned to appreciate staying close to …

2020-12-30: Planning a New Year’s Eve movie watching party with my siblings. Until The End Of The World is …

2020-12-25: Last Christmas treats and cuddles with Grace. We hope everyone had a nice holiday. 🥬🥂🍰

2020-12-24: God Rest Ye, Merry Guinea Pigs (2015) #tbt

2020-12-24: Merry Christmas/Eve, Micro.blog. 🎄🥂 🌟 wheek wheek wheek (insert guinea pig here 😏)

2020-12-23: Tonight’s coquito making was a success. I even put together a dairy-free batch for my brother-in-law …

2020-12-23: I’m feeling a lot better today. I managed to get to the store for the coquito ingredients (h/t …

2020-12-15: I made the mistake yesterday of doing one more chore (guinea pig cage refresh, disproportionately …

2020-12-15: Rereading 12 days of microblogging, Day 2: photos On this week’s episode of Micro Monday with …

2020-12-14: In 2018, we did a series called the 12 Days of Microblogging, a way to showcase all the things you …

2020-12-14: Here’s a quick way to close all browser tabs on my iPad Pro: knock it off the chair so it lands on …

2020-12-14: All afternoon, I’ve been thinking it’s Monday. I realize it’s because I had a …

2020-12-12: I let a predictable frustration knock me off my stride this week. I had to fill out my application …

2020-12-09: Docsember Day 9: I edited Third-party apps. I updated links and added Mimi Uploader, the iOS app for …

2020-12-08: Docsember Day 8: I edited Finding people to follow. I added a recommendation that people fill out …

2020-12-07: Docsember Day 7: I spent some time drafting a new document but it needs some tweaking. Hopefully I …

2020-12-07: I haven’t been actively promoting Micro Monday lately AND I am behind on posting new interviews on …

2020-12-06: Docsember Day 6: I edited Profile photos I added the specs required for podcast profile photos. I …

2020-12-05: Docsember Day 5: I edited Frequently asked questions. I had a rough night of sleep, so I was looking …

2020-12-04: Olive and Mabel, YouTube’s star Labrador Retriever pair, never fail to amuse. Scent of a Dog. Bonus: …

2020-12-04: Docsember Day 4: I edited Writing longer posts I wanted to clarify what happens on the Micro.blog …

2020-12-04: You don’t have to use titles for longer posts if you don’t want to. If you write a post …

2020-12-04: The elusive guinea turtle pokes it head out of its shell, hoping for a treat.

2020-12-03: Docsember Day 3: I edited What’s the difference between Micro.blog and Twitter?. The article …

2020-12-02: I was just reminded by @miraz that I forgot to post this time lapse video of Grace’s thanksgiving …

2020-12-02: Docsember Day 2: Added links and updated the pricing information on the Welcome to Micro.blog page. …

2020-12-02: ICYMI Next week is this week now… === It’s time to send out Micro.blog stickers! Send me an …

2020-12-02: We got a new book! Well, it’s mostly for me. Grace is a big Tribble fan, and sadly, there are no …

2020-12-02: Docsember Day 1: I did an little update of our video introduction page. It’s not posted yet, because …

2020-12-01: I published the latest episode of Voyager Revisited, with special guest @Miraz! We look at …

2020-12-01: Docsember: A Personal Writing Challenge for December 2020 Organizing this year’s Microblogvember, I wanted to give our community an outlet for daily …

2020-11-30: For completionist sake, I’m circling back to Day 4 of Microblogvember, near. It was the day I lost …

2020-11-30: I think it worked. From my original Microblogvember 2020 post: We know that a lot is going on in …

2020-11-30: I’ve enjoyed this year’s Microblogvember. To reinforce the habit of a small daily challenge, I’ve …

2020-11-30: I complained about a website’s unreadable color scheme in a discussion today about OmniFocus, …

2020-11-30: Microblogvember has several more hours to go on the planet, but it’s already over in some places 🌏, …

2020-11-29: I had a lovely day meandering around Trieste last year on a day trip from Ljubljana. After I took …

2020-11-29: The final prompt word for Microblogvember is reinforce. (If it’s still Sunday for you, you can get …

2020-11-29: The Day 29 Microblogvember prompt is pedestrian. (For our friends on the other side of the …

2020-11-29: Random unordered items arrive in my Instacart order. This combination of ingredients is so strange, …

2020-11-28: Walked all the way to the store but I forgot my mask. 🤦‍♀️ The upside: more steps!

2020-11-28: We’re in the homestretch of Microblogvember! 🏁 Reminder: if today is Saturday, the prompt is mask; …

2020-11-28: The Day 28 Microblogvember prompt is mask. * (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-28: My dilemma is that guinea pigs are social animals who should have a friend or at least a frenemy, …

2020-11-27: The Day 27 Microblogvember prompt is dilemma. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-27: I could adjust this post’s time stamp to make it appear to come out before midnight.

2020-11-26: We did a swap of Thanksgiving dishes, and it felt like trick-or-treat on Halloween.

2020-11-26: One of my nicknames for Grace is “sweet pea” which is short for “sweet potato.” Happy thanksgiving! …

2020-11-26: The Day 26 Microblogvember prompt is adjust. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-26: It’s time to send out Micro.blog stickers! Send me an email (jean@micro.blog) with your name and …

2020-11-25: I used to be so good at phone calls. In the 90s, I worked as a foreign rights manager in book …

2020-11-25: You know how Snoopy makes toast and popcorn for Thanksgiving dinner? At my house, it’s pie and …

2020-11-25: Accidental Micro Meetup: @samgrover was behind me in the pie pickup line! And now pie (and …

2020-11-25: Time to go pick up the pie! Say, @Burk, do you need me to pick up yours? I am very trustworthy with …

2020-11-25: The Day 25 Microblogvember prompt is call. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-24: One of the most intimidating steps before the first session of App Camp For Girls in June 2013: …

2020-11-24: The Day 24 Microblogvember prompt is provision. (For our friends on the other side of the …

2020-11-24: RIP Mayor David N. Dinkins. 1989 was my first year living in NYC, and I can still remember how …

2020-11-23: The intrepid guinea pig captures its parsley prey.

2020-11-23: Guinea pig humor.

2020-11-23: The Day 23 Microblogvember prompt is capture. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-22: The Day 22 Microblogvember prompt is border. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-21: The spatial audio feature with the AirPod Pros and iOS 14 is spooky good. I’m watching The Queen’s …

2020-11-21: The first time I saw snow was the winter of 1975. I was 15. Our family was driving to Boone, NC to …

2020-11-21: The Day 21 Microblogvember prompt is winter. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-21: Fading. How did it get to be 11:30 pm already? 🥱

2020-11-20: The Day 20 Microblogvember prompt is fade. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-19: It’s possible that my only pandemic Thanksgiving requirement is one gluten-free bourbon pecan pie …

2020-11-19: The Day 19 Microblogvember prompt is possible. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-19: I made a stew in the Instant Pot tonight that is so good, I’m in danger of eating it all tonight.

2020-11-18: Most people would rather give help than ask for it. But if we never ask for help, when will the …

2020-11-18: The Day 18 Microblogvember prompt is dependence. (For our friends on the other side of the …

2020-11-17: I like to make these little train ride movies, despite the unfavorable conditions and technique …

2020-11-17: The Day 17 Microblogvember prompt is train. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-17: My earliest clear memory of being self-aware was when I was five. I was sitting in the bathtub, …

2020-11-16: The Day 16 Microblogvember prompt is memory. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-15: Congratulations to everyone who has made it this far through Microblogvember. We’re half way …

2020-11-15: The Day 15 Microblogvember prompt is far. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l Date …

2020-11-14: I am always nervous about watching spooky shows. I loved The X-Files, but it was a challenge. I …

2020-11-14: The Day 14 Microblogvember prompt is spooky. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-13: Today’s Microblogvember prompt has sent me down a rabbit hole, listening to (and reading about) that …

2020-11-13: The Day 13 Microblogvember prompt is guess. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-12: Wearing my Kelly Joe Phelps t-shirt at my rock-n-roll stage debut, Satyircon, Portland, Oregon, …

2020-11-12: The Day 12 Microblogvember prompt is wear. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-11: As I like to say, “There’s always tomorrow.” (Which is not true, I know, but it lets me off the hook …

2020-11-11: The Day 11 Microblogvember prompt is say. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l Date …

2020-11-10: My house is almost 95, which is a bit elderly by local standards. I do like that it has character, …

2020-11-10: The Day 10 Microblogvember prompt is elderly. That’s ⅓ of the way! 🎉 (For our friends on the …

2020-11-09: I forced Grace on the scale today. I want to keep track so I avoid unintentionally overfeeding her …

2020-11-09: The Day 9 Microblogvember prompt is force. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-09: I’m disappointed in myself that I forgot about “binders full of women” when I was casting about for …

2020-11-08: I did not expect the Day 8 Microblogvember prompt, bind, to lead to songs getting stuck in my head. …

2020-11-08: The Day 8 Microblogvember prompt is bind. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l Date …

2020-11-07: I’ve done a lot of odd jobs over the years in between “real” jobs. One was demo’ing software in the …

2020-11-07: I slept late this morning. Reviewing all the posts to Micro.blog, I can pinpoint that I was asleep …

2020-11-07: I love seeing @johnjohnston’s Scottish landscape photos from his walks. I know he is a 21st-century …

2020-11-07: The Day 7 Microblogvember prompt is inflate. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-06: Most days, you’ll find me puzzling over Good Sudoku, as a distraction. I think it’s good mental …

2020-11-06: The Day 6 Microblogvember prompt is puzzling. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-05: New emojis on iOS. 😑 One of my big disappointments this year is the rejection of my proposal for a …

2020-11-05: I lived in Brooklyn Heights for three years during my NYC days. We lived atop a brownstone on State …

2020-11-05: The Day 5 Microblogvember prompt is stoop. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-04: The Day 4 Microblogvember prompt is near. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l Date …

2020-11-04: When I got up this morning, I discovered that my little guinea pig Ada had passed away overnight. …

2020-11-03: I am having a hard time feeling “astonish” today. But I’m glad to see that most of you are more …

2020-11-03: The first election I voted in at age 18, I cast my ballot for “liquor by the drink” (in Chapel Hill, …

2020-11-03: The Day 3 Microblogvember prompt is astonish. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-11-02: I’m grateful to have Micro.blog and the Microblogvember challenge. It gives me something positive on …

2020-11-02: For @martinfeld: respect the hedge! Mine really needs a big trim, but I love the feeling that I’m …

2020-11-02: The Day 2 Microblogvember prompt is concentrate. (For our friends on the other side of the …

2020-11-01: After reading this article about how Scandinavians embrace cold, dark days, I have set my brain’s …

2020-11-01: For his Halloween birthday, I gave my brother The End of Everything (Astrophysically Speaking) by …

2020-11-01: Day 1 of Microblogvember is off to a busy start. I’m collecting the posts in a special Discover …

2020-11-01: The Day 1 Microblogvember prompt is dreary. (For our friends on the other side of the Int’l …

2020-10-31: My most memorable Halloween was 1967. My little brother was born that night, and he’ll always be my …

2020-10-31: The challenge is to write a post with the prompt for 30 days in a row. If you want to pretend you’re …

2020-10-31: It’s Sunday morning, November 1st, in New Zealand. Microblogvember 2020 begins! Day 1 prompt: …

2020-10-30: Are you ready for Microblogvember to start? Random word prompts every day for 30 days. It will be …

2020-10-30: No surgery for Ada today. After they put her under, they couldn’t intubate her because she’s got a …

2020-10-29: In case you missed it, the second annual Microblogvember starts Sunday! A fun challenge to get you …

2020-10-29: I need to get to bed! There are only two hours until my obligatory middle-of-the-night wake-up at 4 …

2020-10-28: Microblogvember Returns! 🗓🖊🖋 It’s time for the Second Annual Microblogvember challenge. I can’t believe a year has …

2020-10-28: Ada has surgery on Friday morning for the lump on her shoulder. The vet’s office just called to …

2020-10-26: Ballot accepted and will be counted.

2020-10-26: The 24-hour trip to Astoria was a quarantine-qualified success. I like big bridges and big ships, …

2020-10-24: Manton will cover community management duties for me. And my neighbor will cover my guinea pig …

2020-10-24: I’m going on a little road trip to Astoria today with my sibling and their families. We have to burn …

2020-10-21: Last week I worked too hard on too many different projects. By Sunday, I was a mess, equal parts …

2020-10-15: What Scandinavians Can Teach Us About Embracing Winter 👋 @odd

2020-10-15: I accidentally left out @rom’s gorgeous photo from the A Day In The Life collection. The …

2020-10-15: I’ve been reviewing the A Day In The Life photo challenge collection and enjoying taking my time to …

2020-10-14: Thank you to everyone who participated in A Day in the Life! There will probably be some late …

2020-10-14: If you’ve posted a photo for the challenge, you should see your new pin by going to your …

2020-10-14: Less than one hour left. Post a photo before the 24-hour challenge window closes. Or just enjoy the …

2020-10-14: There are fewer than 4 hours left in the 24-hour photo challenge. Still wondering what to post? Here …

2020-10-14: Less than 9 hours to go in the photo challenge. 86 photos so far. Keep them coming! I am going to …

2020-10-13: I’m taking a bit of time to scroll back through the 80 photos that have been submitted so far …

2020-10-13: Portland, Oregon / 2020-10-13, 11:30 a.m. I love seeing photos from all over the world and getting …

2020-10-13: 53 photos posted from 9 time zones so far in the A Day In The Life collection! (We still have a few …

2020-10-13: It’s sunset on the East Coast of the U.S. Everyone still has 18 hours to take a photo and post …

2020-10-13: Here’s the special Discover feed for A Day In The Life of Our Online Community. All the photos …

2020-10-13: It’s noon in Austin, home of Micro.blog HQ, and we are kicking off the A Day In The Life, a …

2020-10-13: A Day In The Life of Our Online Community starts in less than one hour! Here is a list of …

2020-10-12: Starting/Ending Times for 24-hour Photo Challenge Calculated I used TimeAndDate.com to doublecheck, and to correct for Daylight Saving Time status as of the day …

2020-10-12: The 24-Hour Photo Challenge starts in less than 24 hours! Starting at 12 noon U.S. Central Daylight …

2020-10-12: I am grateful that between moving, working, and taking care of tinyMovieStar, @maique had time to …

2020-10-09: I had a great time chatting with @Burk, @canion and @martinfeld on their new podcast Hemispheric …

2020-10-09: I’ve seen some questions of what would make good post for the 24-hour challenge. The idea is …

2020-10-09: We are up to 150 people signed up for the Micro.blog 24-hour photo challenge! The challenge kicks …

2020-10-08: Some folks have been wondering what type of photo they want to submit for the 24-hour challenge. The …

2020-10-08: Signing up for the challenge means you’ll get a reminder or two from me so you don’t …

2020-10-08: 148 people have signed up for the Micro.blog photo challenge, A Day In The Life Of Our Online …

2020-10-08: There was a hiccup with the timeline today, so I’m reposting a few posts I wrote about the upcoming …

2020-10-08: Some folks have been wondering what type of photo they want to submit for the 24-hour challenge. The …

2020-10-08: Signing up for the challenge means you’ll get a reminder or two from me so you don’t …

2020-10-08: 148 people have signed up for the Micro.blog photo challenge, A Day In The Life Of Our Online …

2020-10-06: I am not much good at charts, but here is my attempt to show the time zone representation of the …

2020-10-06: Our 24-hour global photography challenge starts in one week! 140 people have signed up so far to …

2020-10-04: I just posted the new episode of Micro Monday, Q & A with @manton, because it’s already …

2020-10-04: For @mcg @midath1193: the MacCabin. Our family of six + 🐕 spent every summer in this ramshackle one …

2020-10-02: To be clear, we’ll be recording today at 1 pm Pacific, a little more than 5 hours from now. Got any …

2020-10-02: ICYMI It’s been six months since our last Micro Monday podcast Q&A with @manton. We are …

2020-10-01: Today is the birthday of my friend Michelle, who passed away in 2016. She loved autumn, and threw …

2020-10-01: It’s been six months since our last Micro Monday podcast Q&A with @manton. We are …

2020-09-29: In case you were wondering, we hit our goal of having 100+ people signed up for the global …

2020-09-29: I have always thought it was “desserts” because I like picturing desserts. But no. ‘Just …

2020-09-29: The day of a big release is like Christmas morning. Parents stay up late, finishing the wrapping, …

2020-09-28: If 4 more people sign up now for our upcoming 24-hour global photo challenge coming October 13-14, …

2020-09-28: It’s Micro Monday again! (What the heck is that?) Sorry— no new podcast episode. I suggest a …

2020-09-27: 😯 87 folks from 14 time zones have signed up for our upcoming 24-hour global photo challenge, A Day …

2020-09-26: A new episode of Voyager Revisited went up today. We talk about the holodeck, the old-fashioned …

2020-09-26: Yesterday we got a ton of rain. This morning, I was pleased to see some sunshine. Then I remembered …

2020-09-25: The response to our upcoming 24-hour global photo challenge has been amazing! 61 folks from 11 time …

2020-09-24: A Day In The Life of Our Online Community: A Global Photography Challenge In October, Micro.blog is hosting a 24-hour photography challenge. Members of the community are …

2020-09-22: Please welcome @jimgroom to Micro.blog! He just signed up during the Domains of One’s Own …

2020-09-21: Just had a mini dance lesson from the Hamilton choreographer: a few steps from My Shot. 💃💃🏽🕺🏻🕺🏿 It’s …

2020-09-21: Bharath (aka @purisubzi) is on the latest episode of Micro Monday. His observations on Micro.blog …

2020-09-20: Tomorrow I am excited to attend a Vote Forward @votefwd virtual letter writing kickoff party with …

2020-09-20: The Air Quality Index is down from 436 to 26. 🎉 I will be walking to the post office tomorrow to …

2020-09-19: I have become hooked on “reaction videos” from this particular YouTuber, who is just a lovely young …

2020-09-18: “When I’m sometimes asked when will there be enough women on the Supreme Court and I say, …

2020-09-18: Checking out my On This Day page and it’s my guinea pigs, four years younger. They are now almost …

2020-09-18: Many new folks checking out Micro.blog lately—a bright spot in these otherwise trying times. ☀️🌈 …

2020-09-16: August Photoblogging Challenge: Gallery At the end of the August Photoblogging Challenge, I lamented that we didn’t have a gallery of …

2020-09-15: Scene: Discussing coronavirus, fire devastation, and air quality with a Seattle friend. Him: At this …

2020-09-12: On Day 23 of the August Photoblogging Challenge, the prompt was filter. @spratte suggested it, …

2020-09-12: This morning I got up quite late because 1) perpetual smoke = dusky all day, and 2) why bother to …

2020-09-10: Me and my daddy. This is probably 1961, despite the date stamp. People procrastinated bringing their …

2020-09-10: New toy. I was moved to set it up today to counteract the all-day dusk of Smokepocalypse. (h/t …

2020-09-09: “Nearly 2 in 3 Portland voters view Mayor Ted Wheeler unfavorably, even more favor new police …

2020-09-08: I’m getting ready to send out a batch of Micro.blog stickers. Send your requests now. I may not send …

2020-09-08: The arborist was already scheduled for Sept. 25, but Mother Nature got the job started last night. …

2020-09-07: Labor Day always reminds me of my parents, who were involved in organizing teachers into Miami’s …

2020-09-07: No new Micro Monday episode today. May I suggest you listen to @martinfeld’s Lounge Ruminator …

2020-09-06: Based on Screen Time data, I decided to set my first ever limit on an app. After setting what I …

2020-09-05: Backyard Micro Cinema tonight with my bro and his family. We watched “Abominable,” which was just …

2020-09-05: Pandemic silver lining. This was one of my favorite places: 15 years after closing, Garbonzos …

2020-09-04: I have really upped my #GoodSudoku game. 🤣 (Actually I kept running into unplayable warnings, so I …

2020-09-01: I updated my August photoblogging wrapup post with links to collections/recaps by Maique, Greg, and …

2020-09-01: Congratulations to @manton and @cheesemaker on the release of Sunlit 3.0! It’s a very impressive …

2020-09-01: And finally, an emoji rendition of a month’s worth of photoblogging prompts, a silly but …

2020-09-01: cont’d…@gregmoore @jensaplin @canion @maique @poetalegre @GregMorris @dominikhoecht @kurite …

2020-09-01: Big thanks to everyone who suggested photoblogging prompts! @LJPUK @RossA @CTD @dejus @TheDimPause …

2020-09-01: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge: ✅ It’s September 1, which means our month-long photo challenge is over. It was a great thrill …

2020-08-31: A second dose of love: I got to see my oldest nephew before he takes off for University of Oregon …

2020-08-31: Less than a half a day to go in the month of August, if you go by the time at the International Date …

2020-08-31: Love. (Day 31 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug I’ve had a hard time of late, …

2020-08-31: My friend and neighbor Jen, who is an origami teacher, persuaded me to sign up for the Foldspace …

2020-08-31: It’s Micro Monday again! (What the heck is that?) A new episode of the podcast is available. I …

2020-08-30: The prompt for Day 30 of August Photoblogging Challenge is discovery, suggested by @matthewlang. If …

2020-08-29: The prompt for Day 29 of August Photoblogging Challenge is flake, suggested by @kurite. If it’s …

2020-08-28: The prompt for Day 28 of August Photoblogging Challenge is emotions, suggested by @dominikhoecht. We …

2020-08-26: The prompt for Day 26 of August Photoblogging Challenge is relentless. Only a few more days to go, …

2020-08-25: My smart and compassionate niece Paige is in her final year of nursing school. She’s also a sensible …

2020-08-25: The prompt for Day 25 of August Photoblogging Challenge is hope. In many time zones, you still have …

2020-08-24: The prompt for Day 24 of August Photoblogging Challenge is frosty. Nice cold drinks and flashbacks …

2020-08-24: A new episode of Micro @monday has been posted. Jon Hays, aka @cheesemaker and Sunlit developer, …

2020-08-24: Frosty. (Day 24 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug It’s hard to picture this …

2020-08-23: The prompt for Day 23 of August Photoblogging Challenge is graceful. Nice to see the contributions …

2020-08-22: The prompt for Day 22 of August Photoblogging Challenge is home. If it’s already Day 23 for you, …

2020-08-21: For Day 21, a cavy cucumber crunchfest. You really need to see/hear the video to appreciate it.

2020-08-21: It’s nice to have a cloudy day for a change. (Yesterday’s prompt, but yesterday was sunny…)

2020-08-21: The prompt for Day 21 of August Photoblogging Challenge is crunch. Not going to lie, some of these …

2020-08-20: The prompt for Day 20 of August Photoblogging Challenge is change. Lots of interesting takes on this …

2020-08-19: Day 19 of August Photoblogging Challenge is still in effect for some of us. Show us your ribbon …

2020-08-19: Ribbon. (Day 19 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug Seattle Solstice Parade, …

2020-08-18: I’m really enjoying this year’s 360|iDev conference, despite the remoteness. The talks have been …

2020-08-18: To the spider, this is a grid, I suppose. This one seems to be protesting the opening of the garage …

2020-08-18: Day 18 of August Photoblogging Challenge, is grid. Loving all the orderly compositions. And now for …

2020-08-18: Grid. (Day 18 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug Inside my ancient garage. …

2020-08-17: I promise that the Micro Monday podcast is coming back. But in the meantime, you can get your fix of …

2020-08-17: I’m really enjoying being part of the 2020 360|iDev conference. The organizers are doing a good job …

2020-08-17: Day 17 of August Photoblogging Challenge, is cuddly. Love seeing all the contributions. 🥰 Day …

2020-08-17: Cuddly. (Day 17 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug Cuddle cup full of guinea …

2020-08-17: Near my brother’s house, in a spot where a USPS mailbox was removed.

2020-08-16: I am behind on the photo challenge. Here’s my silhouette early yesterday morning, contemplating how …

2020-08-16: Day 16 of August Photoblogging Challenge, is still going with the prompt stationary. Depending on …

2020-08-15: The August photoblogging challenge prompt for Day 15 is silhouette suggested by …

2020-08-14: Among. (Day 14of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug Among the many (many many) …

2020-08-14: The Day 14 prompt is among.suggested by @ronguest. Count me among those who find this a good …

2020-08-13: Filter. (Day 13 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug After watching everyone …

2020-08-13: Day 13 of August Photoblogging Challenge is having an unexpected side benefit, with a few folks …

2020-08-12: Sound. (Day 12 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug Tacoma Narrows, Puget Sound. …

2020-08-12: On Day 12 of August Photoblogging Challenge, I’m still casting around for an idea for sound, but if …

2020-08-11: Kamala Harris has been chosen. Joe just texted me. 🎉

2020-08-11: On Day 11 of August Photoblogging Challenge, a wide range of transport-inspired images, including a …

2020-08-11: Transport. (Day 11 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug There is nothing I love …

2020-08-10: This is my first political yard sign. Portland’s current mayor has shown himself to be utterly …

2020-08-10: On Day 10 of August Photoblogging Challenge, we’ve seen such a variety of windows. It’s already Day …

2020-08-10: Windows. (Day 10 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug Ljubljana, July 2019.

2020-08-10: I woke up this morning, thinking it was Wednesday. But no, it’s Micro Monday again, a day to …

2020-08-09: Black-and-white. (Day 9 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug

2020-08-09: It’s still Day 9 (prompt: black-and-white) of the August Photoblogging Challenge here in Oregon, but …

2020-08-08: It’s already Day 9 of August Photoblogging Challenge in Aotearoa New Zealand. The prompt is: …

2020-08-08: Seeing some stunning views on Day 8 of the August Photoblogging Challenge! I want to remind everyone …

2020-08-08: View. (Day 8 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug Today marks 150 days of …

2020-08-07: Day 7: Daytripping I know a bit about putting the “trip” into daytripping last summer. Here’s the …

2020-08-07: On Day 7 of the August Photoblogging Challenge, I feel like I’ve traveled to many new places thanks …

2020-08-07: Prompts for Day 8 – Day 14 of the August Photoblogging Challenge have been posted, for those who …

2020-08-06: Folks have really stepped up to the challenge of bisect on Day 6 of the August Photoblogging …

2020-08-06: Bisect. (Day 6 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug I built a wall of cardboard …

2020-08-05: Just received a birthday card from my sister in New Zealand, postmarked June 5. (She loves …

2020-08-05: We could use some more suggestions for the August photoblogging challenge. Our goal is to have a …

2020-08-05: Day 5 of the August Photoblogging Challenge is going great. Loving all the flow contributions! …

2020-08-05: Flow. (Day 5 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug Every summer I would take the …

2020-08-04: It’s morning in Aotearoa New Zealand on Day 5 of the [August Photoblogging …

2020-08-04: Peace. (Day 4 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug A little nook in my backyard …

2020-08-03: Bug. (Day 3 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge) #mbaug I am pretty much a “live and …

2020-08-03: Day 3 is going great. So many bugs! It’s early morning in Aotearoa New Zealand on Day 4 of the …

2020-08-02: Floating.. (Day 2 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge #mbaug Cheerios and blueberries, …

2020-08-02: It’s early morning in Aotearoa New Zealand on Day 3 of the August Photoblogging Challenge) …

2020-08-01: It’s early morning in New Zealand on Day 2 of the August Photoblogging Challenge) …

2020-08-01: These girls now recognize the sound of an Instacart order being delivered. Or as they call it, “The …

2020-08-01: Up. (Day 1 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge #mbaug I’ve spent so much time looking …

2020-07-31: (Apologies to @Miraz and the Micro.blog Kiwis for the late morning start. I originally set the …

2020-07-31: We’re ready to launch the August Photoblogging Challenge. The prompt for Day 1 is: up This …

2020-07-30: I’m thrilled to announce that the ScreenCastsOnline Micro.blog tutorial has been made available now …

2020-07-30: ScreenCastsOnline Micro.blog tutorial now available to everyone ScreenCastsOnline released a 46-minute tutorial on how to use Micro.blog. The presenter is a voice …

2020-07-30: Perfect aunt moment with baby Jonathan, 2013. My brother commented “So glad we didn’t miss baby …

2020-07-30: Tomorrow I’ll be posting the first 7 days of prompts for the August Photoblogging Challenge, the …

2020-07-29: The August Photoblogging Challenge starts Saturday! Send me your top choice for a single word prompt …

2020-07-28: Reality check. I canceled my rideshare driver insurance coverage. Took down the @Lyft stickers and …

2020-07-27: In an alternate timeline, I’m in the air, winging my way back home after a month studying Slovene in …

2020-07-27: I registered for 360|iDev, coming August 16. The organizers have always done a great job of choosing …

2020-07-24: The August Photoblogging Challenge is around the corner. The prompts will come from your …

2020-07-24: It’s 1 a.m., and I am wide awake, following the protests in my city. Inspiring: the Wall Of Moms, …

2020-07-23: I offered several tips on how to pass cognitive test questions in my 2010 Ignite talk, The …

2020-07-23: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Updated with a list of prompts below. Happy photoblogging! Time has flown by since our February …

2020-07-23: It’s been three days since Poppy’s family returned from their trip and took their love bug home. I …

2020-07-14: This is Poppy. She’s staying with me for a week while her people are away. She’s a champion at …

2020-07-13: Today is the anniversary of the Tumble in Trieste, when I tore up my knee while on a day trip from …

2020-07-07: Congratulations to @becky on the release of YarnBuddy! 🧶 As a lapsed knitter with an unruly stash of …

2020-07-06: It was great to take a break. I stayed away from all social media, Slack, and news. I read an actual …

2020-07-01: I am taking the rest of this week off. Not going anywhere, but I’ll be on break from the …

2020-06-30: Me: Oooh, big package just dropped off. Maybe a very belated birthday gift? 🎁 :: opens it up :: Me: …

2020-06-29: It’s Micro Monday again! (What the heck is that?) I’m working on cleaning up the podcast …

2020-06-28: The Incomparable - Knights of Exposition (Episode 521) The Micro scoobies might want to check out …

2020-06-28: Now that WWDC is over, I can focus on the important job of shipping out Micro.blog stickers. I have …

2020-06-27: Be Water, the Bruce Lee documentary, is great. I’m not a martial arts film follower, but having …

2020-06-25: Thursday is a great night for partying at WWDC. We’ve made it (almost) through the week! Here’s the …

2020-06-24: Please enjoy this song about memory management traditionally performed on Wednesday evening at WWDC …

2020-06-23: Chris Cooper gives a birdwatching tour in Central Park. (YouTube) He talks about Amy Cooper and …

2020-06-23: We didn’t do much socializing during today’s photo op. I will organize more virtual …

2020-06-23: Thanks to all who came for a 2020 WWDC “group” photo! @miraz @darius @joec @incanus …

2020-06-23: I just sent out the invite for the meetup, which begins at 12 noon Pacific time. Tip: change your …

2020-06-23: In about an hour, we are hosting a short virtual Micro Meetup so we can take a snapshot (aka …

2020-06-23: There’s a special Discover timeline for WWDC 2020-related posts, curated by @manton. The main …

2020-06-22: After a poor night’s sleep, four hours of Apple presentations and two hours of Zoom socializing, I …

2020-06-22: We’d love to have a short virtual Micro Meetup for WWDC at our usual time (Tuesday lunch, 12 …

2020-06-22: 2020 WWDC Micro Meetup Group Photo 😄📸 This year, we would have held the 4th Annual WWDC Micro Meetup. Obviously, that can’t happen …

2020-06-22: The new Dance Fitness mode on the Apple Watch will prompt me to emulate my dance fitness idol, …

2020-06-22: Manton is curating WWDC-related posts on a special timeline. I’ll still be gathering your cats, …

2020-06-22: Waiting for the keynote at WWDC. (What? Women Don’t Code?)

2020-06-21: The lizard babies, all grown up. / @cheri @yorrike 🖖

2020-06-19: I know he had more prominent and important roles, but to me Ian Holm will always be Fr. Vito …

2020-06-18: I came across a podcast I want to listen to, Hear To Slay with Roxane Gay and Tressie McMillan …

2020-06-17: How to customise Micro.blog Community member @miraz created a great trove of tutorials on how to …

2020-06-17: My sister, who lives in New Zealand, wrote a song for me today: 🎵 It’s your birthday down here. It’s …

2020-06-17: I identified my email problem. The SpamSieve plug-in was deactivated, but its Mail Rule, which moves …

2020-06-16: When I first joined an online guinea pig community in 1997, we called ourselves “guinea pig slaves,” …

2020-06-15: I haven’t gotten any email since 9 a.m. today. I don’t think it’s likely that no …

2020-06-15: Civil Rights Law Protects L.G.B.T. Workers, Supreme Court Rules (NY Times) 🎉🥂🏳️‍🌈

2020-06-15: ‪Up early prepping for the Slovenian placement exam, thankful as always for the Boomerang …

2020-06-14: Not unrelated to my earlier post, I’m looking for my first handheld gimbal stabilizer to improve my …

2020-06-14: ‪I have a difficult time with anything that requires manual dexterity, a side effect of medication I …

2020-06-13: Four years have gone by fast! (June 13, 2016, WWDC San Francisco)

2020-06-09: I shared Kimberly Jones’s video “How Can We Win?” with my 85 y.o. dad. He watched it. It made an …

2020-06-09: Anita Sarkeesian: “I looked around at our mutual friends and didn’t see anyone else having a …

2020-06-09: Anita Sarkeesian, “Ending My Relationship with Cards Against Humanity and Max Temkin” (Medium) I’ve …

2020-06-08: What’s Up With Micro Monday? It’s been over two years since we launched the ritual of Micro Monday. The idea was to help …

2020-06-07: A lot of new folks have joined Micro.blog recently. Let’s introduce them to Micro Monday, our …

2020-06-06: 3 years ago today: First WWDC Micro.blog meetup.

2020-06-06: Sometimes Twitter makes me happy. Today there was a 4-episode tweetwatch tagged DoctorWhoBlackout. …

2020-06-05: It’s hard to get work done right now. I’m lucky to have a friend like @jamesdempsey to remind me …

2020-06-03: Edward McNair, my teacher and mentor in web design and general geekiness, on The Legacy of Race and …

2020-06-03: Rose Festival, Home Edition.

2020-06-03: I heard a Black poet on the car radio who read a poignant poem in on the theme that “yes, we will …

2020-06-03: I just ordered pea flakes for Grace and Ada from GuineaDad. This site and the YouTube channel bring …

2020-06-01: I spend most of my time/effort here, not on Twitter, but I can’t stop monitoring what is happening …

2020-06-01: Human Rights Campaign President on the Launch of Pride Month and Anti-Racism In case you missed it, …

2020-06-01: (It’s the third night, not the fourth night, of curfew in Portland. I corrected my previous post.)

2020-06-01: Third night of curfew in Portland announced. It’s the first time I’ve had my phone unmuted, and that …

2020-06-01: I have been quiet here the last few days. It’s a combination of shock, sadness, quarantine …

2020-05-28: Just started watching Hannah Gadsby’s new show Douglas and I’m already laughing out loud. Real loud. …

2020-05-28: I’m going to the post office later today to mail out some Micro.blog stickers. If you want to get …

2020-05-28: Day 4 of the Micro.blog Art Challenge Sprint 🎨🖌#mbmay Unfinished view from a house in Neskowin on …

2020-05-27: Not to put blame on the cat exactly, but I suspect it was maneuvering into position to pounce on a …

2020-05-27: A cat got stuck under the gate to my backyard today. I thought he’d wriggle out without my help, but …

2020-05-27: Day 3 of the Micro.blog Art Challenge Sprint 🎨🖌#mbmay I get lessons on How To Draw PJ Masks …

2020-05-25: Day 1 of the Micro.blog Art Challenge Sprint 🎨🖌#mbmay I enjoyed a session on emoji design at the …

2020-05-24: Day 7 of the Micro.blog Book Challenge Sprint 📚#mbmay Born With Teeth: A Memoir by Kate Mulgrew. A …

2020-05-24: Starting May 25, it’s Week 4, the final May Micro.blog Challenge Sprint. Focus: Art. 🎨🖌 Choose …

2020-05-24: On Day 7 of the book recommendation challenge, I can see that the recommendations I’ve compiled are …

2020-05-23: Day 6 of the Micro.blog Book Challenge Sprint 📚#mbmay Bel Canto by Ann Patchett A fascinating novel …

2020-05-22: Day 5 of the Micro.blog Book Challenge Sprint 📚#mbmay The Music Of Chance by Paul Auster I …

2020-05-21: Day 4 of the Micro.blog Book Challenge Sprint 📚#mbmay Life of Pi by Yann Martel I loved this book. …

2020-05-20: Day 3 of the Micro.blog Book Challenge Sprint 📚#mbmay The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell …

2020-05-19: Day 2 of the Micro.blog Book Challenge Sprint 📚#mbmay The World As I Found It by Bruce Duffy. A …

2020-05-18: An short exerpt from the failed guinea pig playpen video this weekend. I tried setting up a little …

2020-05-18: Day 1 of the Micro.blog Book Recommendation Challenge Sprint: Maya Angelou, All God’s Children …

2020-05-18: It’s Week 3 of the May Micro.blog Challenge Sprints. This week: book recommendations! Choose 7 …

2020-05-18: Queer Eye comes back June 5 from Philadelphia. Something to look forward to!

2020-05-17: Due to a grocery delivery mixup, I have Ground Breaker’s gluten-free Porter instead of IPA #5 in the …

2020-05-17: Day 7 of Micro.blog May Photo Challenge Sprint. This is the best I can do for violet while …

2020-05-16: Last day of the Micro.blog May Photo Challenge Sprint. We learned a lot about what color Indigo …

2020-05-16: The latest episode of the Causality podcast: Aberfan. @johnchidgey is so good at explaining …

2020-05-16: Next week’s Micro.blog Challenge Sprint: book recommendations. I’m already working on my list of 7 …

2020-05-16: Photo Challenge sprint, Day 6: Indigo. Just before dark. 🌈📷 #mbmay

2020-05-15: Photo Challenge sprint, Day 5: Blue. It’s not every day that we get a blue sky in the Pacific …

2020-05-14: Photo Challenge sprint, Day 4: Green. Throwback Thursday with souvenirs Grandma brought back from …

2020-05-13: I’m getting ready to send out another batch of Micro.blog stickers. Instructions for requesting them …

2020-05-13: Photo Challenge sprint, Day 3: Yellow (lab). My dog-niece Olive. 💛🌈📷 #mbmay

2020-05-12: Photo challenge sprint, Day 2: orange. 📷🌈 #mbmay. The butterfly habitat at the Volčji Potok …

2020-05-11: We’ve entered the second week of the Micro.blog May Challenge Sprints. Last week’s theme was …

2020-05-11: Kicking off Week 2 of the May challenge sprints.: Daily Color Photo, starting with Red, then Orange, …

2020-05-10: Doing the quotation sprint was very eye-opening. I don’t usually collect quotations, but I found it …

2020-05-10: Today is Day 7, the final day, of the quotation sprint segment of the May Micro.blog Challenge …

2020-05-10: My mother is my root, my foundation. She planted the seed that I base my life on, and that is the …

2020-05-08: Call no chain strong, which holds one rusted link. Call no land free, that holds one fettered slave. …

2020-05-07: Expectations are resentments under construction. – Anne Lamott 💬 #mbmay

2020-05-06: It feels like the commercialism of Mother’s Day is a bit subdued this year. I’ve felt less affronted …

2020-05-06: Seek patience and passion in equal amounts. Patience alone will not build the temple. Passion alone …

2020-05-05: If uncertainty is unacceptable to you, it turns into fear. If it is perfectly acceptable, it turns …

2020-05-05: These stories of young people making a difference give me hope. Teens can volunteer safely amid …

2020-05-04: My brother, who was 5 when the Dolphins went 17-0, texting the family on the death of Don Shula: …

2020-05-04: Have you posted a quotation yet? It’s the first day of the weeklong challenge to post a quotation a …

2020-05-04: Just keep swimming. – Dory 🐠💬 (clip)

2020-05-03: Reminder: we are kicking off a series of four challenge sprints starting Monday, May 4. It should be …

2020-05-01: The new episode of @theweeklyreview answers the question: “Who is Sending Me Work?” @jamesdempsey …

2020-05-01: “The Internationale,” (YouTube), conducted by Arturo Toscanini in 1944, part of a tribute to the …

2020-04-29: ICYMI, details and signup for tomorrow’s Micro meetup at 5 pm PDT. 🖥

2020-04-29: Here’s what we’ve hatched for the May challenge: four mini weeklong challenges! 💬 📷 📚 🎨

2020-04-29: Coming May 4: Micro Challenge Sprints After the success of Microblogvember and the February Photo Challenge, we are ready to challenge you …

2020-04-29: During morning coffee in the backyard laurel fortress, I had a visitor. Or more accurately, an …

2020-04-27: Jon Hays (@cheesemaker) and I are holding Micro Meetup this Thursday (Apr. 30) at 5 pm PDT. If …

2020-04-26: I would love to take the guinea pigs out to lunch today. But it’s a little damp and the temperature …

2020-04-24: I love stories like this. Oregon high school student is making clear face masks so the …

2020-04-24: And check it out… **Micro Meetup next Thurs. (Apr. 30), 5 pm - 6 pm PDT. ** @cheesemaker and …

2020-04-24: 2020 goals that have not aged well so far: Level up my travel hacking skills. Plan monthly …

2020-04-23: Meditation book I’m listening to: “Bring to mind someone you’ve spent time with recently.” Me:

2020-04-22: Today @manton released an update to Micro.blog for Mac OS with a fix for a bug in the Instagram …

2020-04-17: My brother and I are having an Ip Man festival via Netflix Party. I adore Rogue One and Donnie Yen …

2020-04-17: The Centre for Slovene as a Foreign Language (@centerslo) is now tentatively offering a USA- and …

2020-04-17: Ok, ready for a trip to the post office.

2020-04-17: The final installment of “Getting Started With Microcasting” covers publishing: how your humble …

2020-04-17: It’s been interesting curating a virus-free Discover timeline for almost a week. The experiment will …

2020-04-17: If you like maps, you should check out @AJgloe’s feed. Lots of interesting new entries. 🌍🌏🌎

2020-04-17: We have a new segment on @theweeklyreview called The Weekly To-Do. @jamesdempsey and I commit to one …

2020-04-16: Oops, I forgot about time zones. The daily class takes place at midnight PDT. I am pretty flexible …

2020-04-16: It’s official. The Slovene Summer School program at the University of Ljubljana will go online only …

2020-04-15: I’m thankful for discovering this neglected corner of my backyard. It’s my daytime happy place. I’m …

2020-04-15: Portland high school students fill a need with free grocery delivery service for seniors A great …

2020-04-14: The Peanut Butter Falcon is the 99 cent movie Movie Of The Week on iTunes. My personal favorite film …

2020-04-14: I’m planning to strike out tomorrow and go to the post office to mail out Micro.blog stickers to …

2020-04-14: The latest episode of Getting Started With Microcasting with me and @manton covers the …

2020-04-14: Me, one year ago today: “I had a big travel snafu today, my own fault. But it’s April 14, the 107th …

2020-04-13: Weirdly, I just had a dream I owned a hamster. I took it on a train trip and it was constantly going …

2020-04-13: I knew it was a longshot, but I am sad that the Unicode Consortium rejected the guinea pig emoji …

2020-04-13: Curating a Community Timeline During a Crisis One of my jobs as community manager at Micro.blog is to sort through everything posted to the …

2020-04-12: Why should bunnies have all the fun? Happy Easter!

2020-04-10: I’ve published another segment of Getting Started With Microcasting. @manton and I talk about …

2020-04-10: A quiet nook in my backyard. It’s not my usual spot, but the nice weather means the neighbors on the …

2020-04-09: More guinea pig cuteness. The instinct to stay in the cuddle cup is overridden by the instinct to …

2020-04-09: First fresh grass of 2020. The piggies didn’t get out at all last summer due to the knee surgery. I …

2020-04-09: You can subscribe to the @microcaststudio podcast using the feed link …

2020-04-09: On the second episode of Getting Started with Microcasting, @manton and I talk about keeping it …

2020-04-08: Lately, I’ve been having a lot of vivid dreams. Last night I dreamed I was in Jurassic Park, with a …

2020-04-08: Getting Started With Microcasting: a short series of episodes covering the basics of launching a …

2020-04-07: RIP John Prine. 😢 Hello In There (You Tube)

2020-04-07: An Invitation to some Self-Isolating Meditation Sessions David Johnson aka @crossingthethreshold is …

2020-04-06: It’s still Monday where I am… Here’s the latest episode of Micro @monday, in …

2020-04-05: Getting my money’s worth out of BritBox: a true binge (6 episodes in a row) of the latest series of …

2020-04-04: You all are killing it with the baking. I do enjoy adding your photos to the Discover timeline …

2020-04-02: My family has a tradition of big parties for big birthdays. I had a pretty awesome 50th birthday …

2020-03-31: I am thankful for TV watching dates with family and friends. We have standing dates to watch The …

2020-03-31: For @Gabz and anyone else who needs some cheer, birthday or otherwise. 🎂🎉📻

2020-03-30: Finished Series 10 of Vera. I love her so much! Now, what do I do with the rest of my month of …

2020-03-30: Yonks by @eay is a groovy app. I like having simple day counters. 😷🎂🇸🇮

2020-03-30: It’s Micro Monday again! (What the heck is that?) On the latest @monday podcast episode: …

2020-03-29: For @alcedine and anyone else who needs a little cheer! 🎂🎉

2020-03-28: At least the dogs aren’t subject to social distancing. (Goldie, my next door neighbor dog)

2020-03-28: Today I’m thankful for my pals on The Incomparable Network. We had a lively chat today to wrap up …

2020-03-27: Some people think this emoji: 🐹 could represent a guinea pig. Never ever confuse hamsters and guinea …

2020-03-27: I have been meaning to write up the process of submitting a guinea pig emoji to the Unicode …

2020-03-27: Submitting a Guinea Pig Emoji Proposal On March 4, 2020, I submitted a proposal for a guinea pig emoji to the The Unicode Consortium, the …

2020-03-27: The 2020 Cancellations-At-A-Glance Wall Calendar 📆 In the latest episode of @theweeklyreview …

2020-03-27: I have more time to invent toys for the guinea pigs. 😇

2020-03-26: I am thankful to have a cozy home with two guinea pigs for company. I am looking forward to watching …

2020-03-25: Ada and I are in the new Cats & Netflix 2020 music video by The Doubleclicks! The original was …

2020-03-25: Today’s happy thought: Tomorrow we get to watch the finale of Picard. 📺🖖

2020-03-24: Micro Monday 82: Joel Mearig is Talkin' Microcasts If you are thinking about doing a microcast, be …

2020-03-24: It’s Tig Notaro’s birthday today. I highly recommend her Netflix comedy special “Happy To Be Here” …

2020-03-23: I got some new cards and envelopes for sending out Micro.blog stickers to those who requested them. …

2020-03-22: I just received the nicest email thanking me for creating the Star Trek: Voyager episode guide. It …

2020-03-21: Here’s a fun thing to do: The Doubleclicks are updating their “Cats and Netflix” song and making a …

2020-03-20: Congrats @johnbrayton for the great post about Unread 2 on Daring Fireball. 🍾

2020-03-20: Who has taken advantage of Micro.blog’s free microcast hosting through April? I want to be sure to …

2020-03-20: Based on a couple of examples so far, I believe this could go down as the most creative song parody …

2020-03-20: Operating in a New Context is the new episode of @theweeklyreview. @jamesdempsey and I talk about …

2020-03-19: Grace and Ada haven’t done a pigloo flip in years. I guess old age catches up with us all. On this …

2020-03-19: I’m thankful for this gratitude practice, because some days it’s hard to remember that there is …

2020-03-18: If you buy a book from Powells via the ILWU Local 5 link, 7.5% will go to their worker relief fund, …

2020-03-18: I am thankful to The Doubleclicks for providing so much uplifting live musical fun, now and always. …

2020-03-18: From my landscapers, NW Native Landscapes: “My number one goal during this uncertain time is to keep …

2020-03-17: The memo on plague survival has not reached the guinea pigs. They have been playing around with …

2020-03-17: Impromptu online games last night. I don’t know what I’d do now without my @theincomparable network …

2020-03-16: I had such a fun chat with modern day cyberneticist Chris Aldrich (@c). We met at the IndieWeb …

2020-03-16: I’m thankful for my pal @jamesdempsey for providing moral support via a remote decluttering session. …

2020-03-15: Today I am thankful for all my pals online, for commiseration, support, and entertainment. I look …

2020-03-15: Our announcement of free microcast hosting through April. I’m looking forward to hearing your …

2020-03-15: I’m stress-posting. It’s super early and I can’t get back to sleep. I can’t believe this week …

2020-03-15: I’m really enjoying @AJgloe’s map collection. He’s been adding quite a lot of new and interesting …

2020-03-14: Today I’m thankful for the new gas fireplace. It snowed today, a surprise for mid-March in Portland. …

2020-03-13: Glad to say that typical Portland nice is still in force during this extraordinary time. The same …

2020-03-13: One Hundred Weeks of Organizational Fun 🎉 To celebrate Episode 100 of @theweeklyreview, …

2020-03-12: Vet: “Have two of everything. That way the big one can’t monopolize.” Grace: “Hold my butt.” …

2020-03-11: Portland Distillery Is Giving Away House-Made, 80-Percent-Alcohol Hand ‘Cleaner’ It was only a …

2020-03-11: (Now with an actual audio file—sorry for the oversight!) I had a terrific discussion with …

2020-03-11: Share this with your dog. (Unfortunately the friend who texted it tome didn’t know who to credit.)

2020-03-10: Today Me ignored Past Me’s advice forgetting how cruddy I felt after my first shingles vaccination. …

2020-03-10: I really like the zines that @Omrrc is creating, little messages in a bottle depicting life during …

2020-03-09: RIP Max Von Sydow. He’s been amazing in so many things, but for me, he will always be Dr. Henry …

2020-03-09: Due to Daylight Savings Time, the Micro Monday podcast will be published on Tuesday. 😏 (Actually, I …

2020-03-09: Dept. of Portlandia Is Real: Man with a hatchet robs Voodoo Doughnut, suspect found eating a …

2020-03-08: Today I am thankful for my extended Portland family, who make an evening of pasta, wine, and TV (no …

2020-03-08: So my personal photoblog challenge petered out yesterday. My streak ended after 6. Maybe I can only …

2020-03-07: Following @dejus’s Caturday posts is like watching Neko Atsume being played out in real life.

2020-03-06: 6 y.o. nephew: “The only thing they have to eat in Antarctica is ice cream. They don’t have plants …

2020-03-06: 6 y.o. nephew: “Penguin bucks are the money in Antarctica.” Me: “You might be a forger. The …

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2020-03-02: I Missed Earning the Pin 😧 In an ironic twist, I missed earning the 30-day photoblogging pin. 😧 On Day 23, I used a video for …

2020-03-02: Today I’m thankful for the wonderful health care I do receive, despite all our system’s …

2020-03-01: From last week’s trip to Austin.

2020-03-01: Day 30 of the No Longer February Photoblogging Challenge: “vision.” #mbfeb Ta-da 🎉 Thanks to …

2020-02-29: Had a peek to see if I earned the 30-day photoblog pin, but not yet. Apparently I didn’t post a …

2020-02-29: Given their propensity to leap off anything they could climb up at the Oregon coast, I always …

2020-02-29: Who wants to go to “hoppy hour” for tea and bunny cuddling? 🐰🐰

2020-02-28: If you have CBS All-Access 🖖, you can watch classic Hawaii Five-0. 🏝 When I was a kid, I saw one …

2020-02-28: Day 28 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge: “below.” The poppies are peeking out from …

2020-02-27: Day 27of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge : “together.” Just because they’re together …

2020-02-26: Today I am thankful for my physical therapist Kekoa, who reassured me that I didn’t seriously …

2020-02-26: RIP Clive Cussler. As a Titanic buff, I enjoyed Raise The Titanic as pure escapist fiction, but …

2020-02-26: Day 26 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge: “escape.” The new Brazilian coffee shop …

2020-02-25: Day 25 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge: “hurdle.” Overcoming the hurdle of knee …

2020-02-25: Criterion Collection 50% off sale for one day. I’m very happy with my Christmas present to myself: …

2020-02-25: Today I am thankful to be back home in Portland with my guinea girls. I’m looking forward to a day …

2020-02-24: Day 24 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge: “double.” The Owl Guardians of Austin. 🦉🦉 …

2020-02-24: Villach Station, June 2019, en route to Ljubljana.

2020-02-23: Y’all are posting some great photos for the photo blogging challenge. Only 7 more to go! Day 24 …

2020-02-23: I’m thankful for my pal Moisés who took me to Stiles Switch BBQ for dinner tonight. (Second night of …

2020-02-23: Day 23 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge: “station.” Villach, Austria, en route to …

2020-02-22: Today I am thankful for Natalie and Pace taking the time and care to give such great opening talks …

2020-02-22: Remembering the person who was my biggest inspiration, Mary Joe Battle MacDonald, on the 20th …

2020-02-22: Day 22 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge:“spectacle.” I tripped on these stairs in …

2020-02-22: Want to read: A Room With A View by E.M. Forster 📚

2020-02-22: Currently reading: My Life On The Road by Gloria Steinem 📚

2020-02-22: Austin IndieWebCamp is underway, starting with @nataliekayh talking about “Sharing Gratitude.” You …

2020-02-21: Day 21 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge: “progress.” Many vistas like this in …

2020-02-21: Surprise visit from Dave Hayden, an old Portland friend who now lives in Austin., at the Micro …

2020-02-21: Austin Micro meetup coming up soon! We’ll be at Easy Tiger from 5 - 7 pm. Come by to say “hi,” get a …

2020-02-21: Today I’m thankful for a sunny day in Austin. I’m looking forward to migas for breakfast.

2020-02-20: Nick Cave tickets secured.🤘 Related: OMG Ticketmaster is the worst. The 40% in fees you already hate …

2020-02-20: Day 20 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge: “scale.” My rodent of unusual size. ❤️ …

2020-02-20: Worth a (re)listen: this episode of Micro Monday where Sameer talks about language and civility …

2020-02-20: I’m thankful that @Nataliekayh accepted our invitation to speak at IndieWebCamp Austin on Saturday! …

2020-02-19: Day 19 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge: “space.” Three large apartment buildings …

2020-02-19: New thing I learned while researching my proposal for a guinea pig emoji: rabbits are not rodents. …

2020-02-18: Reminder: follow @AJgloe for amazing maps.

2020-02-18: I’m looking forward to this Friday’s Micro Meetup in Austin. If you are interested in microblogging …

2020-02-18: Day 18 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge: “oppose.” I’m not opposed to an …

2020-02-17: Day 17 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge, the prompt is “cool.” I always wanted to …

2020-02-16: Day 16 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge prompt is “rest.” My feet need it after 3 …

2020-02-15: I’ve found it hard to concentrate on anything besides Doctor Who today. So I’m pulling one from the …

2020-02-15: “The Ninth Doctor, Christopher Eccleston.” 15 years after the reboot of Doctor Who, the man who …

2020-02-14: I am thankful I got to say hello to the amazing Pearl Mackie from Doctor Who today. Tomorrow I hope …

2020-02-14: Day 14 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge prompt is “warmth.” This upgrade to my …

2020-02-14: What could be better on Valentines Day than the launch of new romance-focused podcast, now on The …

2020-02-13: Day 13 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge (prompt: “rise”) is pretty much over. The …

2020-02-13: Day 13: Rise These amazing examples of engineering allow us to rise above the clouds.

2020-02-12: Today I am thankful for the opening of the Green Zebra market only a block from my house—and they …

2020-02-12: Day 12 of the Micro.blog Photoblogging Challenge prompt: “attachment.” #mbfeb 📷 11 years ago, I …

2020-02-11: Day 11 of the February challenge, “plain,” is pretty much over. Day 12 is already here for some …

2020-02-11: Day 11 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge prompt is “plain.” When I take train …

2020-02-11: Using the newly-approved Gluon app for Micro.blog to post congratulations for @vincent! Party time!

2020-02-11: I’m thankful to finally have mailed out these Micro.blog stickers. I look forward to new requests.

2020-02-11: You can also email me directly (jean@micro.blog)… and maybe post an @-mention to me “hey, …

2020-02-11: With all the new users we have, it seems like a good time to remind people that there are community …

2020-02-10: Tonight’s soothing guinea pig munching sounds are brought to you by cucumber. Lo l P

2020-02-10: Day 10 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge, prompt: “sign,” is just about over. Day …

2020-02-10: Day 10 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge: “sign.” Here’s a sign that my second ever …

2020-02-10: This week’s Micro Monday podcast guest is @jemostrom. In addition to teaching CS in Umeå (far …

2020-02-10: I don’t plan to watch all six hours of this plane spotting video from Heathrow during Ciara, but …

2020-02-09: My theory about the latest episode of Doctor Who: “Can You Hear Me?” is an allegory about Facebook. …

2020-02-09: Oooh, I just had look at the list to remind myself what the next February photoblogging challenge …

2020-02-09: February Photoblogging Challenge, Day 9 prompt: lull. I went out, during a lull in a busy day of …

2020-02-09: It’s exciting to see the Austin IndieWeb Camp listed in the Austin Chronicle. Ironic, I know, …

2020-02-09: Today I’m thankful for coffee. I’m looking forward to recording three podcasts today and will need a …

2020-02-08: When I moved to NYC in 1989, my boyfriend and I had to pony up first/last month’s rent, one …

2020-02-08: Day 8 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge is in full swing. The prompt is “contrast.” …

2020-02-07: My niece just landed in Perth. She’s doing a nursing internship as part of her college …

2020-02-07: “Above,” the Day 7 prompt for the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge was the …

2020-02-07: One of my absolute favorite podcasts is Causality, which looks at engineering disasters with a …

2020-02-07: My best photo so far, and I forgot to attach it. Fixed now.

2020-02-07: By summer, this will be a canopy of beautiful shade above my head in the backyard. 🌳🌞📷 Day 7 of the …

2020-02-07: New brain teaser for Grace and Ada: lettuce hidden under paper cups. It took them a while to figure …

2020-02-07: I need to do a chore I’ve been putting off and the procrastination has gotten so bad, I’m posting …

2020-02-07: One week down in the Micro.blog February* Photo Challenge! Looking forward to seeing all your …

2020-02-06: “This facility has gone 5843 days without an assimilation.” I think we fans of Star …

2020-02-06: Day 6 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge (prompt: “plant”) is over in …

2020-02-06: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 6: “plant.” #mbfeb (You were expecting another …

2020-02-06: Day 6 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge is underway. The prompt is “plant.” #mbfeb …

2020-02-05: Need something to help you chill out? The sound of guinea pigs munching on wheat grass is very …

2020-02-05: The prompt for Day 5 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge was “hide.” Still a …

2020-02-05: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 5 prompt: “hide.” #mbfeb Guinea pigs …

2020-02-05: Day 5 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge has begun. The prompt is “hide.” #mbfeb

2020-02-04: Today I am thankful for Portland. This city suits me so well. Even the chimney masons are cool. 🧱 I …

2020-02-04: Grace still has the original white spot on her nose that she had five years ago. She’s a lot bigger, …

2020-02-04: It’s still Day 4,of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge . The prompt is “spot.” If it’s …

2020-02-03: Day 3 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge prompt is “reflect.” #mbfeb Where there is …

2020-02-03: The chimney work has begun. The end result will be a shorter, rebuilt chimney and a gas fireplace. …

2020-02-03: “Optimistic and energetic, people born in the Rat year are likable by all. They are sensitive …

2020-02-03: Someone is wrong on the internet. Today I am thankful for techniques I’ve learned to let it …

2020-02-03: Day 3 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge has begun. The prompt is “reflect.” #mbfeb …

2020-02-02: It’s still Day 2 of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge in some parts of the world. In …

2020-02-02: February photoblogging challenge Day 2: Sight I love the sight of guinea pigs finding new treats. …

2020-02-02: Like the main Discover timeline, Photos are curated by hand. We include every Feb. Challenge …

2020-02-02: If you want to see thumbnails of all the photos posted during the Feb. photoblogging challenge, …

2020-02-01: The web version of the Discover Photos timeline currently displays only the last 40 entries. You can …

2020-02-01: If you want to peruse the submissions to the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge, you can …

2020-02-01: I love seeing all the February photoblogging challenge posts using the Day 1 prompt …

2020-02-01: If you are interested in a new way to batch upload photos to Micro.blog, you might want to check out …

2020-02-01: February photoblogging challenge Day 1: Open A rare abstract for me. #mbfeb

2020-02-01: If you are cross-posting your photoblogging challenge posts to Twitter, you can include the tag …

2020-02-01: Welcome to Day 1 of the February Photoblogging Challenge. Today’s prompt is …

2020-01-31: I posted the prompts for the February photoblogging challenge, and details about the extended free …

2020-01-31: 2020 February Photoblogging Challenge The challenge runs from February 1 through March 1, for a total of 30 days. There is a prompt for …

2020-01-30: Today I am thankful for Micro.blog. It’s been just over three years since I reached out to …

2020-01-30: The February photoblogging challenge starts in 2 days! The list of prompts will be posted tomorrow. …

2020-01-28: Scene: I upgraded Dad’s iCloud storage. His iPhone has been backing up for over an hour. Me: Let’s …

2020-01-27: Between the Picard premiere episode and the latest episode of Doctor Who, it has been a great time …

2020-01-27: Today I am thankful for naps. A road trip of 340 miles in 2 days wiped me out. I’m looking forward …

2020-01-26: The only gators I see in Gainesville are students and alumni. But who knows what’s lurking in this …

2020-01-26: Made a side trip to Gainesville and paid a visit to the childhood home of Mr. Tom Petty. They named …

2020-01-25: Today I’m thankful for sunshine. We’ve had mostly cloudy weather here in central …

2020-01-24: “Some ‘Carpool Karaoke’ fans have been rather unsettled by footage that suggests James Corden …

2020-01-24: Reminder: we are running a Micro.blog photoblogging challenge starting February 1. We are working on …

2020-01-24: It’s been a fun podcast week! On the Micro @Monday microcast with Amanda Rush aka @arush, we …

2020-01-23: Today I am thankful for my stepmother. She’s very kind and good to my father. I’m …

2020-01-23: I am sad to hear of the passing of Jeff McLeman (@jeffmc). He was a good friend to App Camp For …

2020-01-22: 53 degrees in Orlando. First time ever I brought a fleece vest to Florida and actually needed it.

2020-01-22: Me, trying to figure out how the dude hooked up the PDX airport display to his gaming rig. I didn’t …

2020-01-22: I’m headed to visit my dad and stepmom in Central Florida (Leesburg). Maybe someone wants to have a …

2020-01-21: Today I am thankful for my father, who is almost 85, and still lives in Florida where I can visit …

2020-01-20: “Historically racist housing policies exacerbating climate change effects in low-income Portland …

2020-01-20: It’s Micro Monday again (what’s that?). I’m finishing up today’s @monday …

2020-01-19: Today I am grateful for my next door neighbor and friend Jen. I don’t think I’ve had a friend who …

2020-01-18: My absolute favorite little Bluetooth speaker, the Soundcore Mini from Anker, is $17 on Amazon right …

2020-01-18: Today I am thankful for Star Trek. 🖖 I loved the show since I was kid, but only recently became an …

2020-01-17: Got my special 1K @Lyft jacket today and it’s pretty snazzy. (Think WWDC jackets circa 2016!) I’m up …

2020-01-17: Coming February 1: a daily photoblogging challenge! I’ll post more details closer to the end …

2020-01-17: I just love this photo of Jeri Ryan, in London for the Picard premiere. A reminder: we do have a …

2020-01-17: Today I am thankful that I’m doing the gratitude practice, even if I miss a day. I’m …

2020-01-17: Man hijacks Portland airport monitor to play video games, until PDX officials declare ‘game over’ …

2020-01-16: My Favorite 25 Star Trek: Voyager Episodes, Ranked Today is the 25th anniversary of the premiere of my favorite Star Trek series. You might say I am a …

2020-01-15: During guinea pig playtime, Grace got herself into a narrow paper bag and couldn’t get out. I really …

2020-01-15: Today I am thankful for my InstantPot. Between last weekend’s shopping and cooking, my …

2020-01-15: Today, a few of my friends are having an especially rough day, and I assume there are others I …

2020-01-14: Today I am thankful for my friend and former bandmate Erin. We had a great catchup over dinner last …

2020-01-13: Today I am thankful for siblings. I can’t imagine where I’d be without mine—literally, …

2020-01-12: Today I am thankful for a cozy house on a cold, rainy Portland day. I am looking forward to guinea …

2020-01-12: I’m looking forward to IndieWeb Camp Austin Feb. 22-23. It’s a great gathering of people …

2020-01-12: PDX area folks: Come hang out with me and @cheesemaker aka Jon Hays Jan. 14 (Tues.) at Migration …

2020-01-11: Today I am thankful for grocery stores where I enjoy shopping. I’m looking forward to curling up …

2020-01-10: Today I’m thankful for blueberries. I’m looking forward to a quiet weekend.

2020-01-09: Portland area folks: Come hang out with me and @cheesemaker aka Jon Hays Jan. 14 at Migration …

2020-01-09: The”On This Day” feature seems to have stopped working for me as of December 23. Just me? …

2020-01-09: Today I am thankful for somatic exercises I can do in bed to get this creaky body moving. I’m …

2020-01-09: It’s been over 40 years since I saw this SNL sketch, but I never forgot the final punchline of …

2020-01-08: Today I am thankful for having found a new doctor who seems like he will be a good replacement for …

2020-01-07: My sister brought me back a beautiful scarf from New Zealand. Wool, silk, merino and…. …

2020-01-07: Registered for the Jeopardy test again. I think I’d faint if I actually were selected to …

2020-01-07: Inspired by @Nataliekayh during our Micro Monday Microcast chat, I will start off each day with a …

2020-01-06: I had a delightful conversation with @Nataliekayh for the first Micro Monday episode of 2020. I also …

2020-01-06: It’s the first Micro Monday of 2020. Post your suggestion of someone we should follow! (What is …

2020-01-03: You have three weeks to finish your Seven-Of-Nine rewatch to prepare for the debut of Picard on Jan. …

2020-01-02: Portland’s best happy hour is at Pizzeria Otto.. Naples on Sandy Blvd. (And now on Foster Road!)

2020-01-02: I am planning to attend monthly Micro meetups in Portland this year. Would you join me? Let me know …

2020-01-01: Wim Wender’s cut of Until The End Of The World did not disappoint! I have a lot of thoughts to put …

2020-01-01: One of my 2020 goals, now that I’m mobile again, is to organize and attend more Micro Meetups. …

2020-01-01: Happy New Year to all creatures great and small.

2019-12-31: One hour into my New Year’s Eve project of watching the director’s cut of Until The End Of The …

2019-12-31: Everything in this basket is a New Year’s Eve treat for somebody in my house. #wheek

2019-12-31: Micro.blog hivemind: I need to find a free or cheap place to host adinkra.org. It’s still a …

2019-12-31: It took a little longer to get this done than I expected, but here is another Micro Monday …

2019-12-30: It’s the last Micro Monday of 2019. (What the heck is Micro Monday?) I’m working on a …

2019-12-26: I decided to come back Flickr Pro. (I hope it can fulfill my need for guinea pig and other pet …

2019-12-26: My first year off Instagram, so I assembled my own little retrospective. It is hard to narrow it …

2019-12-26: My Favorite Eight photos - 2019 My guinea pigs Ada and Grace Littlest nephew for a sleepover Old friends Jean, Rosie, Peggy …

2019-12-26: This is Griffin. We have known each other for 17 years. He was not speaking to me because I had the …

2019-12-25: I do have a “nose-canceling” solution I highly recommend. I have this travel set of essential oils, …

2019-12-25: Taking my first train trip with my Christmas Air Pods Pro. Excited for the noise cancellation. (And …

2019-12-25: Apparently we haven’t declared an official Micro.blog holiday since Thankgiving…2018. …

2019-12-24: Santa brought treats for Grace and Ada. Merry Christmas! 🎄🥒 (iPhone Night Mode FTW)

2019-12-24: Another account to check out is @Gabrielcornish, who makes animated pixel art. We don’t …

2019-12-24: Belated Micro @monday recommendation: @AJgloe, whose Sublime Maps are always eye-opening. Per the …

2019-12-23: 7 Seven-Of-Nine Episodes to Watch Before the Picard Premiere 🖖 It’s one month until the new Picard series is here. When I saw Seven in first trailer, I …

2019-12-22: Why has no one ever told me about this??? Wendleton Guinea Pig Village in New Zealand.. brb, making …

2019-12-22: I liked Cats a lot. I have a lot to process, as the story hits you differently at age 59 vs. age …

2019-12-22: Heading out to a morning screening of Cats, because I do want to see it on the big screen and I want …

2019-12-21: We didn’t buy Flickr because we thought it was a cash cow. Unlike platforms like Facebook, we also …

2019-12-21: My favorite movie of 2019 is The Peanut Butter Falcon. It’s a beautiful film set in the NC …

2019-12-20: Important info, shared by @emma, which is worth sharing further: The Western Holidays can be rough …

2019-12-20: The latest episode of @theweeklyreview, The Gift of Doing Nothing, is out today. Thanks to …

2019-12-20: If you are looking for a way to support Micro.blog, pre-order Indie Microblogging by @manton. Not …

2019-12-19: I used to say I wish I had a transporter or a replicator. But as I get older, it’s the …

2019-12-18: (Oops. I’ve been cross-posting all these M.b specific posts to Twitter, not my intention. On …

2019-12-18: If you read to the end of the new Welcome to Micro.blog page, you’ll notice I’m offering …

2019-12-18: The new Welcome to Micro.blog page has an easy-to-remember location: welcome.micro.blog I love that …

2019-12-18: We’ve created a Welcome to Micro.blog page. I will share it with new users when they pop up on …

2019-12-18: Yesterday I got the first of two shingles vaccine shots (highly recommended for folks over 50 now). …

2019-12-18: Video: the making of the 2019 Christmas tableau with guinea pigs. This is one I could put a dialog …

2019-12-18: Congratulations to @agiletortoise on winning the MacStories Reader’s Choice award for Drafts.. …

2019-12-18: Christmas tableau with guinea pigs. Or, 2019: the year they discover the romanesco broccoli trees …

2019-12-17: For @Burk. If we’d known it was your birthday, we would have made a radicchio cake.

2019-12-17: It was surprisingly unnerving to be the guest on my own podcast. Manton interviewed me for his …

2019-12-17: Micro.blog meetup with @Burk, @Alcedine and @guineapigs Ada and Grace. Radicchio fest!

2019-12-16: Spider-Man: Into The Polyglot-Verse Micro.blog user Dominik Höcht posted that he liked the animated film Spider-Man: A New Universe. At …

2019-12-15: First Christmas with the niece/nephews participating in the grown-ups’ Secret Santa exchange. My …

2019-12-15: Five years ago today. These two critters fit into one pigloo with room to spare. I had gone two …

2019-12-14: Congratulations to Jonathan Mann aka @songadaymann on his 4000th song and his upcoming podcast As It …

2019-12-14: This is a fantastic story: Capt. Beverley Bass: American, aviation heroine I knew there were very …

2019-12-14: Here’s the heaven I’d be interested in: I would be @bitdepth’s neighbor and get …

2019-12-14: I’m playing my favorite white noise track, Calming Electric Fan, because some new neighbors …

2019-12-12: According to our local paper, the most momentous event happening today is the opening of the …

2019-12-09: Winter outlier. 🌹

2019-12-09: One-day only: Earn up to 10X miles on Apple purchases If you were thinking of buying something big, …

2019-12-09: It’s Micro Monday again! (What the heck is that?) The latest @monday podcast episode features …

2019-12-08: The streaming services should give us the option to have new series episodes drop once a week …

2019-12-07: Intensely jealous that @johnphilpin is getting to a New Zealand micro meetup before me. 💚

2019-12-07: Congratulations to everyone who has made it to through Microblogvember and/or the December …

2019-12-06: TGIF. (This pedicure spa serves fresh radicchio.)

2019-12-06: December is A Write-Off (and so is June, July, November and January) The latest episode of …

2019-12-06: Blurry #tbt photo discovered in our trove of digitized slides after decluttering the family home. …

2019-12-05: Microblogvember, extended version Dec. 1: horrible Dec. 2: panoramic Dec. 3: knock Dec. 4: wrist …

2019-12-05: Impromptu Well-Tempered Office Christmas party for one: Frozen II matinee (2nd viewing), lunch and a …

2019-12-04: I never met any fans of Until The End Of The World (1991) on Twitter. Now I’ve found two on …

2019-12-04: Microblogvember, extended version Dec. 1: horrible Dec. 2: panoramic Dec. 3: knock Dec. 4: wrist …

2019-12-03: This one never fails. Knock Knock. Who’s there? Interrupting cow. Interrupting …

2019-12-03: It’s December, and time to get serious about a replacement for WhenWorks. 😭 @rosemaryorchard: …

2019-12-03: Celebrating the 2nd Anniversary of Micro.blog’s public launch at ¿Por Qué No? I thought about …

2019-12-03: Welcome to all the new community members! I think it’s a good time to highlight a few things …

2019-12-03: Today’s Unexpected Thing: a Frozen II reference in Manton’s latest episode of Timetable. …

2019-12-03: Microblogvember, extended version Dec. 1: horrible Dec. 2: panoramic Dec. 3: knock Dec. 4: wrist …

2019-12-02: Grace: Mom, please get Ada out of MY cuddle cup. Grace and I are both mystified by (the normally …

2019-12-02: Impending radicchio fest for the guinea pigs.

2019-12-02: (Oops, I missed an edit at the very beginning of this week’s @monday episode. I am going to …

2019-12-02: Another fun @monday podcast episode, this time with @canion, who was the intrepid creator of …

2019-12-02: Microblogvember, extended version Dec. 1: horrible Dec. 2: panoramic Dec. 3: knock (Extended through …

2019-12-01: I learned to love Feldsalat (aka mâche or lamb’s lettuce), when I was an exchange student in …

2019-12-01: Microblogvember, extended version Dec. 1: horrible Dec. 2: panoramic (Extended through December 6.)

2019-12-01: Today will be busy but fun: two podcast recordings that I have been looking forward to despite a few …

2019-11-30: My neighbor Jen, a social worker, volunteered this month in San Antonio with RAICES, the refugee …

2019-11-30: Thank you @fiona! Between the YouTube RSS feed and the three-finger swipe, you are my Tip Hero for …

2019-11-30: The Microblogvember prompts continue through December 6, for those who got a late start or missed a …

2019-11-30: Microblogvember: Micro All The Things! On October 31, I mentioned to Micro.blog founder Manton Reece that I had seen references to a …

2019-11-30: Microblogcember: We are continuing to post prompts through December 6. Some folks missed the launch …

2019-11-30: A string of hits from my childhood on YouTube: John Denver, The Fifth Dimension, Harry Chapin, …

2019-11-29: Last day of the month! Microblogvember prompt: November 30: integrate We will do prompts daily …

2019-11-28: We had a wonderful small family + friends dinner together. I’m thankful that I didn’t overdo it, and …

2019-11-28: Enjoy your treats on Thanksgiving. (Grace and Ada always want seconds!)

2019-11-27: Microblogvember+ As promised, we’ll continue posting prompts and keeping track through …

2019-11-27: Microblogvember prompt: November 27: rich And for the rest of the month: -Nov. 28: property -Nov. …

2019-11-26: ICYMI: Microblogvember prompt: November 27: rich And for some of you, there’s still time for …

2019-11-26: Microblogvember prompt: November 26: mix And for November 27 (aka today in NZ, etc.): rich

2019-11-25: Microblogvember prompt: November 25: secure And for November 26 (aka today in NZ, etc.): mix

2019-11-24: Microblogvember prompt: November 24: company And for November 25 (aka today in NZ, etc.): secure

2019-11-23: Microblogvember prompt: November 23: woebegone (Per the nursery rhyme, Wednesday’s child may …

2019-11-22: ICYMI: Microblogvember prompt: November 23: woebegone Are you “strongly affected by woe” …

2019-11-22: Florida Dog upstages Florida Man. 🚗🐕

2019-11-22: A member of the royal family hums a David Bowie melody = one of many little treats in the latest …

2019-11-22: I’m having trouble getting the phrase “domestic political errand” out of my head. …

2019-11-22: Microblogvember prompt: November 22: hum And for November 23 (aka today in NZ, etc.): woebegone The …

2019-11-22: My first (and only) electric guitar is “hollow-bodied.” It appealed to me, as a lifelong folk guitar …

2019-11-21: Slovenia: one of the few countries to be designated the least risky place to travel on Travel …

2019-11-21: For Throwback Thursday, I unearthed another photo of my first guinea pig, GP, held by my sister …

2019-11-21: Microblogvember prompt: November 21: hollow And for November 22 (aka today in NZ, etc.): hum

2019-11-20: The holy grail of my physical therapy: seeing my upstairs again. It’s been five months! Going up …

2019-11-20: It’s a law in Switzerland that you must have a second guinea pig. Solo piggies are deprived of the …

2019-11-20: Microblogvember prompt: November 20: second And for November 21 (aka today in NZ, etc.): hollow And …

2019-11-19: ICYMI: Microblogvember prompt: November 20: second (We are ⅔ of the way to the finish line!) And for …

2019-11-19: One of my favorite restaurants, Trifecta, is closing. I really liked their bar especially, and it …

2019-11-19: Microblogvember prompt: November 19: abate (And for November 20 (aka today in NZ, etc.): second) I …

2019-11-18: Microblogvember prompt: November 18: build (And for November 19 (aka today in NZ, etc.): abate)

2019-11-17: Microblogvember prompt: November 17: superb And for November 18 (aka today in NZ, etc.): build …

2019-11-16: Microblogvember prompt: November 16: selective And for November 17 (aka today in NZ, etc.): superb

2019-11-15: Congratulations to everyone who has made it to the halfway point of Microblogvember! To recap: 🔑 ✖️🎩 …

2019-11-15: Microblogvember prompt: November 15: murky And for November 16 (aka today in NZ, etc.): selective …

2019-11-14: When I was a kid, I heard the term “necking” and had only a cloudy but disturbing image …

2019-11-14: Microblogvember prompt: November 14: neck And for November 15 (aka today in NZ, etc.): murky

2019-11-13: I believe that Grace has been moonlighting as a plus-size guinea pig model.

2019-11-13: Microblogvember prompt: November 13: able And for November 14 (aka today in NZ, etc.): neck (The …

2019-11-12: It’s Kellyoke tonight, so I will stay late at @voiceboxkaraoke to celebrate @verso.

2019-11-12: Time for Kellyoke, when the Core Audio folks gather for the November edition of our monthly karaoke …

2019-11-12: I invented a new guinea pig treat today: lettucicles. They’re easy to make: place a bag of …

2019-11-12: Thanks @bix and @crossingthethreshold for alerting me to my error! The prompt for Tuesday, November …

2019-11-12: Microblogvember prompt: November 12: stay And for November 13 (aka today in NZ, etc.): able

2019-11-11: I am exhausted from the weekend trip to attend the excellent @wordcampseattle. I sorta forgot it was …

2019-11-11: ICYMI Microblogvember prompt: November 11: touch And for November 12 (aka today in NZ, etc.): stay

2019-11-10: I’m happy for Seattle’s MLS victory. I would be even happier if I wasn’t hanging out at the train …

2019-11-10: Microblogvember prompt: November 10: space For November 11 (aka today in NZ, etc.): touch

2019-11-10: It’s true we had no windows at North Miami Beach High School. Built in 1971, it was the first …

2019-11-10: Reminder: the Microblogvember prompt for November 10 is space.

2019-11-09: When I was a teenager, it once got cold enough in Miami to snow. Unfortunately, my high school had …

2019-11-09: Here are the latest Microblogvember prompts: November 9: cold For November 10 (aka today in NZ, …

2019-11-09: I’m at WordCamp Seattle today. Anyone else here I know? #wcsea

2019-11-09: Microblogvember prompt: **November 9: cold **

2019-11-08: My star guinea pig, Ada. She is brave and seeks The Truth about whether it’s time for treats.

2019-11-08: I’m on the train to Seattle and I feel $250 slipping out of my pocket. I want the Air Pods Pro. 😭

2019-11-08: Microblogvember prompt: November 8: star For November 9 (aka today in NZ, etc.): cold

2019-11-07: My scaredy-pig. Grace finds the world frightening. She is convinced that every time I approach her, …

2019-11-07: Microblogvember prompts: For those living on the other side of the International Date Line: November …

2019-11-07: ICYMI Microblogvember prompt: **November 7: frightening **

2019-11-06: Cuddling in the new Cuddle Cups.

2019-11-06: Sticks are for sharing with your BFF. Dixie (my erstwhile pup) and Goldie (my neighbor and loaner …

2019-11-06: ICYMI Microblogvember prompts: November 6: stick November 7: frightening

2019-11-06: Microblogvember prompt: November 6: stick For November 7 (aka today in NZ, etc.): frightening

2019-11-05: Today’s prompt unearthed a memory. One of my favorite numbers from the musical My Fair Lady is …

2019-11-05: Microblogvember prompt: Wednesday, November 6: stick See all the prompts.

2019-11-05: I’m loving all the Microblogvember posts. You all are quite the creative bunch! The random …

2019-11-04: It can be tough posting every day for Microblogvember. But I mean to try. #mbnov

2019-11-04: Update We first announced Microblogvember on Nov. 1, and quite a few folks were caught be surprise …

2019-11-04: If you are new to Micro.blog and wondering what the heck Micro Monday is, here is a post that …

2019-11-04: Microblogvember prompt: Tuesday, November 5: street See all the prompts.

2019-11-03: I never liked the word “fancy.” The way it sounds and its various meanings always make …

2019-11-03: I posted a new Micro Monday podcast episode while it is still Monday in New Zealand, home of this …

2019-11-03: ICYMI Microblogvember prompts: November 3: fancy November 4: mean

2019-11-03: Microblogvember prompt: Monday, November 4: mean See all the prompts.

2019-11-03: His Dark Materials starts on HBO on Monday. It looks quite good. I’m excited! Anyone else? (Thanks …

2019-11-02: The surgery leaves a mark. Straight down my knee, maybe six inches. I have some scar remedies, but I …

2019-11-02: REMINDER Microblogvember prompt for Saturday, Nov. 2: mark If you missed a day or two, don’t …

2019-11-02: Microblogvember prompt: November 3: fancy (It’s already Sunday in NZ, and we do have quite a …

2019-11-02: I’ve been sharing one of my favorite stress reduction tools, “The 15 Styles of Distorted Thinking …

2019-11-02: ICYMI Microblogvember prompt: November 2: mark

2019-11-01: My keys are my touchstone. When I wasn’t able to walk after my injury, I never had my keys …

2019-11-01: Microblogvember prompt: November 2: mark (It’s already Saturday in NZ, and we do have quite a …

2019-11-01: Microblogvember update: It’s not necessary to tag your entries in any particular fashion. If …

2019-11-01: Hey microbloggers, I’ve still got an extra ticket to WordCamp Seattle. It’s Nov. 9-10. …

2019-11-01: Microblogvember I noticed a few references this week to an idea called Blogvember. It’s like Inktober, with …

2019-10-31: If you want a more organized Blogvember with a focus on longer posts, @canion has done a nice job …

2019-10-31: Microblogvember idea has some traction. It’s already November 1 for many folks, so I’ve generated …

2019-10-31: Thanks to those who gave me Microblogvember ideas. It definitely should be easy to do. Microprompt …

2019-10-31: Is there an “official” source for Blogvember? I like the idea, and now thinking about …

2019-10-31: The Guinea Pig Avengers (Grace and Ada) demolish their Hallowheek treats. If you think your kids are …

2019-10-30: Costume making in progress. (A Micro.blog exclusive. 😎)

2019-10-30: I am impressed with @Lyft’s new required Community Safety Education module for all drivers and for …

2019-10-29: I’m excited that we’ve added domain registration and setup to Micro.blog. 💃🏼 It’s such a fiddly step …

2019-10-28: No Micro Monday podcast today. Sorry! Grace is not having the best day either…

2019-10-26: If the idea of spending the night in a room dedicated to your favorite author in a former boarding …

2019-10-26: My niece turns 21 today. Every year, I used to take her to the Sylvia Beach hotel, dedicated to …

2019-10-25: Guinea pigs do get super enthusiastic for meals and treats. I’ve also noticed Grace has a developed …

2019-10-25: If you’re in the Seattle area and would like to attend WordCamp, a community-organized WordPress …

2019-10-24: News! Micro.blog will be a small business sponsor at Seattle WordCamp Nov. 9-10. I’ll be there. We …

2019-10-21: It’s Monday, a special day here on Micro.blog. Our community continues growing, and it seems …

2019-10-20: It’s Monday in a lot of places, and almost Monday in the UK, home of the latest Micro Monday …

2019-10-20: 😭😭😭 WhenWorks, the scheduling service and app, is shutting down at the end of the year. I am sad …

2019-10-19: Bedcasting. I think I’m close to returning to the office, now that my knee can bend. (Photo …

2019-10-17: Still finding gems from last spring’s family home declutter: my sister Peg with my original guinea …

2019-10-15: Sorry for the radio silence. I have planned poorly this week, forgetting that my sister would be …

2019-10-10: Austin folks: how is RideAustin doing? On paper, that is something that should be popular in …

2019-10-10: Sorry I had to punt on this week’s Micro Monday. I have a great show ready to be edited, but …

2019-10-10: I’m interested in hearing about how rideshare drivers can contribute to civic policy making, so here …

2019-10-09: Micro.pancake at Slappy Cakes.

2019-10-08: I’m excited that Christopher Eccleston will be headlining Gallifrey One in February, but especially …

2019-10-06: Due to technical incompetence, the week’s Micro Monday episode will be published on non-Micro …

2019-10-06: End of another Release Notes conference. My OmniFocus inbox has quite a few interesting new entries, …

2019-10-03: To catch my flight to Release Notes Conf, I’m up at Slovenia o’clock, the time of day I can reply to …

2019-10-02: So chilly and rainy now. I don’t have cats or Netflix, but I have The Doubleclicks. “And …

2019-10-01: I don’t think I am up for any Inktober this year. But maybe later in the month…

2019-10-01: Speaking of ample-sized rodents…

2019-10-01: One of my nephew’s hamsters. 🐹 It was quite tame and adorable, but oh so tiny! I like a more …

2019-10-01: It’s still Monday somewhere, right? I had a great chat with @jeannie for this week’s …

2019-09-30: Sigh. My audio editing skills have deteriorated over the summer. I thought I’d have the new …

2019-09-30: It was pretty exciting to fill out this NASA form to send your name to Mars with my nephew. (h/t …

2019-09-30: Today’s adventure in mobility: picking up my nephew from 1st Grade. Staying out of the way of …

2019-09-29: New Doc Martin series is starting up on Acorn. A carrot so I get stuff done and can take a TV break. …

2019-09-27: I’ve fantasized about an impromptu trip to the UK to take advantage of the current …

2019-09-26: Twenty Years Late to "Law & Order: SVU" Fandom I do not mind admitting I am addicted to Law & Order. I don’t remember exactly when it was …

2019-09-26: I’ve gotten some good advice on the difficulty I’m having removing my XS SIM. Meanwhile …

2019-09-26: Is it me or my iPhone XS? I can’t seem to pop out the SIM tray so I can return it. Don’t want to use …

2019-09-25: Amtrak is eliminating full-service dining on long-distance routes. Oh no, @Amtrak! This is what …

2019-09-25: I know @joec and @DazeEnd will be there…who else from Micro.blog will be at Release Notes …

2019-09-25: “Can I hide in this cuddle cup so the vet doesn’t see me?” – Ada

2019-09-24: I was reminded by Micro.blogger @philroy that today is the anniversary of the 1991 release of …

2019-09-23: It’s still Monday where I am, at least for another 51 minutes. I had a great time chatting …

2019-09-23: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Lack of Likes I like this piece by Frank Chimero about how a function meant to encourage positivity (e.g. the Like …

2019-09-21: I’m sitting my dog-niece Zoë this weekend. She really likes having people around. Meanwhile, the …

2019-09-20: Saw Ad Astra and liked it. For a film that is a cross between 2001 and Apocalypse Now, I’ve heard …

2019-09-20: Such an Apple day today. Watched the @relayfm podcastathon for @StJude Hospital while waiting for my …

2019-09-19: Despite what they said at to me at 5 am last Friday, my new iPhone is being delivered tomorrow, not …

2019-09-16: ‪@smokey @aleen And he said I can stop wearing the brace all the time, and don’t need to wear it at …

2019-09-16: First visit to the orthopedic surgeon with no wheelchair. 🎉🤸‍♀️

2019-09-16: There is not a new episode of Micro @monday today. Just ramping back up, it does take a bit of time …

2019-09-14: My transparent iPhone 11 Pro arrived today. It’s awesome.

2019-09-12: Downton Abbey The Movie: very nicely done, and if you liked the series, you’ll enjoy it! 🎥

2019-09-12: I’ve lost track of how many outings this makes, but first one to the carts without the wheelchair! …

2019-09-11: I was looking at some old posts, and realize I need to update this one from July 12 about my …

2019-09-10: Sixth outing and first trip to the movies: Peanut Butter Falcon is sweet without being saccharine. 👍

2019-09-09: American Dream Pizza with brother Bob. Fifth non-medical outing and first pizza place. 🍕🤸‍♀️

2019-09-09: I’m back to recording the Micro Monday podcast! In this new episode, I asked Manton to catch …

2019-09-08: True friends = people who will watch a 15-minute guinea pig video on YouTube with you and do a …

2019-09-08: At the Alberta Street Pub to see Adventure is Our Middle Name. 4th non-medical outing since July 13, …

2019-09-07: “Well I know I had it comin’ I know I can’t be free…”🎵

2019-09-06: On the new episode of @theweeklyreview, I get some helpful perspective from @jamesdempsey on …

2019-09-05: It’s been a while since I posted a guinea pig photo. Grace and Ada had a radicchio fest with @aleen …

2019-09-04: Welcome to Portland, all you @xoxo attendees. I wish I was going to be there, but my knee is not …

2019-09-01: First excursion since my injury that wasn’t a trip to the hospital or physical therapy. I’ve missed …

2019-08-19: I’ve been on my own the last week, with visitors nearly every day to help out with stuff. I’ve …

2019-08-16: You might think that with a podcast called @theweeklyreview, @jamesdempsey and I would never miss …

2019-08-15: Thanks for the photos! @philipbrewer, @dejus, @dgreene196, @renem, @ron, @hutaffe, @joec, @ronguest, …

2019-08-15: It’s the last day of the photoblogging challenge. The theme is gratitude. I am grateful to …

2019-08-14: Day 10 of the convalescent’s photo challenge. The theme: friends. Here’s my friend …

2019-08-13: Day 9 of the photo challenge is here: persistence is the theme. Only two days to go. This has been a …

2019-08-13: Six more days to apply to Apple Entrepreneur Camp for women-founded and women-led businesses. This …

2019-08-12: It’s Day 8 of the convalescent’s photoblogging challenge, the theme is happiness. …

2019-08-10: It’s Day 7 of the the convalescent’s photoblogging challenge and the theme is relief, …

2019-08-09: It’s been a month since I produced a podcast. I figured out how to set up in bed, and …

2019-08-09: Today’s photoblog challenge theme is “determination.” A couple of inspiring ones …

2019-08-08: So lovely to see everyone’s contribution for today’s photoblogging challenge theme …

2019-08-07: Turns out that being laid up is a new opportunity to research and buy gadgets…

2019-08-07: Thanks for all the photos on today’s theme of “relaxation” in the …

2019-08-06: Thanks to everyone who shared photos in my convalescent’s photoblogging challenge. Your …

2019-08-05: Accepted reality and marked myself as “unavailable” for Rover dog walks until the end of September. …

2019-08-05: John August wrote this on Twitter, which made me literally laugh out loud, aka LLOL. I wrote about …

2019-08-05: I created a short photoblogging challenge with the selfish purpose of giving me something to look …

2019-08-05: A Convalescent's Request: Share Your Photos With Me It’s been three weeks since my mishap in Trieste. It will be three more weeks of staying in …

2019-08-04: All Structures Are Unstable. (Knees Included) One of my favorite passages from A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle. I’ve been thinking about it a …

2019-08-02: I received a postcard from myself in Ljubljana which was supposed to be for my dad + stepmom who …

2019-07-31: I think my nephew was happy to get a Sound Of Music postcard from Salzburg?

2019-07-31: I enjoyed this whole interview with the creator of Fleabag, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, but skip ahead to …

2019-07-30: Grace and Ada are on their way to the guinea pig rescue’ boarding service. My best friend is coming …

2019-07-29: While everyone is inside worrying about taking care of me, we forgot my dog niece Olive is outside …

2019-07-29: This flight alert was confusing for a split second. In that other universe, the other Jean had an …

2019-07-27: In case you want to hear about the dispute between my knee and the Piazza dell’Unitá d’Italia in …

2019-07-26: Cavy-assisted therapy. Option 2: Grace.

2019-07-26: Cavy-assisted therapy. Option 1: Ada.

2019-07-24: Surgery went well, and they discharged me without an overnight! All the good wishes really worked. …

2019-07-23: My knee surgery is tomorrow morning. I just realized when they say that you can only bring your ID, …

2019-07-22: I picked up a kid’s pilot outfit from @icelandair on my way home to give to my nephew for his …

2019-07-22: For @mjmoriarity and all the Avatar fans out there.

2019-07-22: Instead of Micro Monday, it’s off to the hospital for pre-op tests. I really miss my weekly chats …

2019-07-21: New podcasting setup, now with gimpy knee support.

2019-07-21: If anyone is suffering in a heat wave right now, try following @mpospese who is hiking high up in …

2019-07-20: Feeling a little low after 3 days in bed and facing 5 days to go until surgery. Got any photos to …

2019-07-19: Therapy dog Poppy visits again. A+++ Would hire again.

2019-07-18: My personal therapy dog Poppy made a visit.

2019-07-18: Zlatko really really wanted in to my apartment last week. Now I’m sorry I didn’t let him visit. #tbt …

2019-07-17: In the latest The Weekly Review, I talk about how vacation can put you on track for good habits. …

2019-07-16: Back in Portland, with brother Bob, sister Peg, and stepmom Joella.

2019-07-16: I made it onto the Portland-bound plane, thanks to the good people working at Keflavik airport. Last …

2019-07-16: Now I need everyone sending good airline transfer vibes. My flight into Reykjavik is 20 minutes …

2019-07-16: Portland or bust.

2019-07-15: Made it to Munich Airport. It turns out Montag ist Schnitzeltag at Airbrau, so things are looking …

2019-07-15: Last soundscape: view from a hospital bed in Trieste. Mostly Italian chatter from the staff, …

2019-07-14: I know I have a challenging couple months of surgery, disability, and rehab ahead, but at least the …

2019-07-13: Thanks for all the kind sentiments. It really helps me feel less alone. It looks like my sister, who …

2019-07-13: And my iPhone battery is almost dead, so more details in a day or so.

2019-07-13: I had a mishap in Trieste today. I tripped and tore the tendon in my left knee. I’m spending the …

2019-07-12: Cool slo-mo I made in the butterfly atrium at the Arboretum yesterday. I wish I had gotten the name …

2019-07-12: Has anyone been to Trieste? I’m going tomorrow for the day just to commune with the ghosts of …

2019-07-11: A trip to the Volčji Potok Arboretum offers a variety of experiences: hydrangeas to butterflies to …

2019-07-10: Dragons guard the entrance to my neighborhood. I feel secure. Zmajski most. 🇸🇮🐉

2019-07-09: Soundscape: Jazz trio on Mestni Trg (Town Square), at the foot of Stritarjeva Ulica. Tourists ignore …

2019-07-09: FaceTime with the morski prašički. Grace came out to say “hello.” (Actually, my father …

2019-07-09: Vocab homework sampler: trg = plaza črn = black prst = finger čmrlj = bumblebee Slovenia, I’d …

2019-07-08: I have 45 minutes to get ready for school, including finishing my homework and packing my lunch. I …

2019-07-08: Micro Montag! I’m the guest on the German podcast Spring Über Deinen Schatten. The title is …

2019-07-08: Where my head’s been the last week: “rewrite the sentences in dual and plural.” …

2019-07-08: Thinking of @bitdepth. Our class is going to see Gaia’s World at Kinodvor. 🇸🇮🎬

2019-07-07: Soundscape: Street musician and tourists on Stritarjeva ulica, right near the Ljubljanica river. 🇸🇮 …

2019-07-07: Soundscape: Afternoon thunderstorm, as viewed through my bedroom window. 🇸🇮 🌩

2019-07-07: Soundscape: Ducks at Špica Park, with humans conversing in the background. 🇸🇮🦆

2019-07-07: Achievement unlocked: first scooter ride in Ljubljana. 🛴🇸🇮 (It took me a week to get up the nerve, …

2019-07-06: I’m not sure why I waited so long, but I’m finally watching Good Omens. What a …

2019-07-06: City soundscape: the bells with a view of Prešeren Square, the Franciscan Church of the …

2019-07-05: New @TheWeeklyReview: I’m proof you can still get yourself to a foreign country for a long …

2019-07-05: It’s karaoke night In Ljubljana for the summer students of the Slovene As A Foreign Language course. …

2019-07-04: Lunch with @anzet. Yes, I am drinking a beer. I spent 3 hrs. learning about Slovene’s extra …

2019-07-04: 1 in 20 Slovenians are beekeepers. Yesterday we had a tour led by the director of urban beekeeping. …

2019-07-04: On my way to class this morning. The bells tell you it’s 8:45 a.m. The bells tell me I better …

2019-07-02: After 44 Years, I'm Finally Brave Enough To Watch "Jaws" When Jaws was first released, first as a book then as a movie, my teenaged self said “No way …

2019-07-01: I had to take a break from publishing a new episode of Micro Monday this week. Pre-Slovenia trip …

2019-07-01: FaceTime with Grace and Ada. Well, mostly Ada because Grace is a big scaredy-pig who hates …

2019-07-01: This Airbnb apartment includes a beautiful little backyard retreat. If a cat wandered in and started …

2019-07-01: Apparently I am in the right place. 🎤🇸🇮

2019-06-30: Prvi dan šole = first day of school. I have all the relevant jitters. 🇸🇮 (What should I wear? Will I …

2019-06-30: Dinner companions. 🇸🇮

2019-06-30: After translating a bit of the Bosch manual (it offers Slovene, Croatian, Servian, Macedonian, …

2019-06-30: Bosch Washer Micro.blog Hive Mind, new question: The spin light is blinking. (See video.) I could …

2019-06-30: Question for the Micro.blog Hive Mind: is there a way to wash clothes in cold water? It looks like …

2019-06-30: To complain is always non-acceptance of what is. It invariably carries an unconscious negative …

2019-06-30: I’m using Boomerang iOS App Store to translate words and phrases. It’s the best kind of …

2019-06-29: 12 years ago today was iPhone Launch Day! Possibly my biggest smile after spending $600 on something …

2019-06-29: I missed the opening of the IndieWeb Summit because Twitch was apparently too hard for my jet lagged …

2019-06-29: First Slovenian microbrew with first Slovenian friend Anže Tomič (@anzet). IPA of course!

2019-06-29: I’m on an old compartment train, very reminiscent of my student days. And I reached Slovenia! And …

2019-06-28: I explained Micro.blog to someone today in German. 🤯 Related: liebe deutsche Freunden, wie …

2019-06-28: I really love this YouTube video in which two grown sons and a father humor their mother on The …

2019-06-28: On the trail of The Sound Of Music. I pose on the steps and fountains from some Do-Re-Mi scenes, and …

2019-06-27: Here’s a little video glimpse of Salzburg at night. This morning we are going out to see some …

2019-06-26: Goal #3 achieved: overnight stay at the Munich Airport Hotel. I did this in 2011–such a treat. …

2019-06-26: Thanks to the On This Day feature of my microblog, I remembered the fun of my first IndieWeb Summit …

2019-06-25: Everyone at British Airways has been so nice. The flight attendant gave me a delightful lesson in …

2019-06-25: Goal #2 achieved: flying to London on a 747 from Seattle. And watching the planes from the British …

2019-06-24: Thanks everyone for the warm Micro.blog welcome for my dad @bobmacd. He’s never been on social …

2019-06-24: Goal #1 achieved. Checked in at PDX, at the gate early, with just one carry-on, one backpack, and a …

2019-06-23: I’ve signed my dad up for Spotify and Micro.blog in one weekend. We’ll see how this …

2019-06-23: The Kiwis inspired me. It’s already Monday in New Zealand, so they are taking the lead on …

2019-06-23: The Who, What, When, Where, and Why of Micro Monday As we look for new ways to facilitate discovery on Micro.blog, I wanted to recap one of our original …

2019-06-22: Training the parental units in the art of the guinea pig radicchio fest.

2019-06-22: If you haven’t met Paco and Coco, the guinea pigs from Down Under…, check out …

2019-06-22: New rule: when making big crazy plans for the future, write a blog post about why I made the plans. …

2019-06-21: Three sleeps until my Slovenia adventure begins. If only I could get to sleep… ✈️🇸🇮💃

2019-06-21: And Friday got even better with Flock Friday from @dejus. The ducklings are just adorable and are …

2019-06-21: And for those who enjoy Nature in its domesticated form, I was inspired by today’s @friday’s …

2019-06-21: The latest Film Fest Friday is up, with selections from @smokey, @jacob, @ayjay, @adders, who all …

2019-06-20: My mother at the launch of Apollo 13, April 11, 1970. My father’s graduate school adviser at …

2019-06-20: My niece says I should get WhatsApp to stay in touch while I’m in Europe. Having quit Facebook …

2019-06-19: I organized a spelling bee competition for The Incomparable Network, which was a blast. Antony …

2019-06-19: Thanks for all the lovely birthday wishes. The day ended with amazing GF chocolate cake created by …

2019-06-18: I just realized I should see if there is any possibility of having a Micro Meetup June 26 in Munich, …

2019-06-18: I just relistened to @Vasta on the Micro Monday microcast. It was a good refresher on how we can be …

2019-06-18: Happy birthday at my happy place, Slappy Cakes Portland. I usually manage to wrangle a kid or two …

2019-06-18: If you want to celebrate my birthday today, I would love it if you would take a minute to respond to …

2019-06-18: Where Discover Doesn't Help A discussion is going on about how to discover people with your interests when the Micro.blog …

2019-06-16: It’s been a while since Grace and Ada have had a proper radicchio fest. 🥬🎉

2019-06-16: Me, my dad, and my brother. Happy Father’s Day to both of them. ❤️ (It’s a tricky …

2019-06-14: Time to follow the new Film Fest @friday to see micro-films by @kapsa, @hollyhoneychurch, and …

2019-06-14: It’s nice to hear how Smile continues to be a longtime sponsor of great podcasts. @macgreg has loads …

2019-06-14: Went to see Captain Marvel for the third time so I could go with my neighbor/honorary niece. It was …

2019-06-13: Curating the Micro.blog Discover Timeline Micro.blog is a blogging platform with a social engagement component. We have a timeline where you …

2019-06-11: This was probably already posted, but it’s such an adorable photo, I can’t resist. @manton and @Burk …

2019-06-08: Nice to be back in my home, the City of Roses. (And the City of Massive Laurel Hedges.)

2019-06-08: I had big plans to make my first day home from San Jose very productive. Then I woke up still wiped …

2019-06-07: Every year, when I go away to WWDC, the landscapers give my hedge some kind of punk rock haircut. …

2019-06-06: (And I am completely wiped out and will not be leaving my bed until it’s time to see …

2019-06-06: It was such a blast to be part of another fantastic Live near WWDC show with @jamesdempsey and the …

2019-06-04: Thanks so much to everyone who came out for the WWDC Micro Meetup today. I can’t believe how …

2019-06-04: The 3rd Annual WWDC Micro.blog meetup is today 12 - 2 pm. We congregate outside Grace Deli, 303 S. …

2019-06-03: Me and my @Sestracast sestra @mrssoup have a sisterly moment together at WWDC

2019-06-03: We are looking forward to seeing everyone at the Micro.blog meetup tomorrow. We’ll be there starting …

2019-06-03: I liked what I saw of iPadOS. I think I will use my hardware budget that has been planned for a new …

2019-06-01: Packed these! Everything else is a detail…

2019-06-01: Finally catching a tee-ball game this season. My 5-year-old nephew Jon has an innovative shortstop …

2019-05-31: West Side Story in 70mm is coming to Portland’s Hollywood Theatre June 15-16. This should be …

2019-05-29: I was quoted in David Pogue/@pogue’s New York Times article with tips for a better @Lyft or …

2019-05-29: I’m hoping to organize a small team from Micro.blog to help out at the door for Live near …

2019-05-29: Yesterday I was on iOS Today and so was @Agiletortoise. I got to talk a lot about Micro.blog. My …

2019-05-29: Last call for questions. I’ll be recording a Q&A with Manton shortly. 💁‍♀️

2019-05-29: On the next episode of Micro Monday, I’ll be doing a Q&A with Manton. There’s still …

2019-05-28: The 3rd Annual WWDC Micro Meetup is now on the Parties app! Details and RSVP here: …

2019-05-28: We’re doing an Ask Manton episode for the next Micro Monday. If you have any questions about …

2019-05-28: Bay Area Micro.blog folks: we need a few more volunteers to help out at LIVE near WWDC. If you can …

2019-05-28: The Micro @monday podcast episode is technically on Tuesday. The guest is @hollyhoneychurch, and I …

2019-05-28: I just missed @Agiletortoise LIVE on iOS Today… but I will be on live pretty soon, though. …

2019-05-27: I haven’t forgotten about this week’s Micro Monday episode. Macro family holiday intervened. But …

2019-05-24: It took me a week, and lots of thinking about the latest announcement about App Camp, and now …

2019-05-24: Thinking About App Camp: Amazing Accomplishments That Are Hard to Scale It’s been a week since the news was announced that there wouldn’t be the App Camp For …

2019-05-23: In all the stressing about WWDC June 3, I overlooked the fact that in one month I am leaving to …

2019-05-23: The Mac Quadcast: Jean MacDonald It was great talking to Darren, who asks thought-provoking …

2019-05-22: Most of the time, my motto is “What Would Janeway Do?” But sometimes, when anxiety and …

2019-05-22: You got this. - Zeldman on Web & Interaction Design As someone who started working on web design …

2019-05-22: On Thursday I’m headed to Seattle to see Kate Mulgrew give a reading from her new book, and …

2019-05-21: I’m nephew wrangling this afternoon. Out of the blue, he says, “Alexa, play Strawberry …

2019-05-20: The new episode of the Micro Monday podcast is posted. I had a great chat with @smith about Bokeh, …

2019-05-19: The audio version of A New Earth, read by author Eckhart Tolle, never fails to ground me when life …

2019-05-19: Invitation To A Holographic Hoedown) In the latest episode of @voyager_cast, my dear friend and …

2019-05-18: A cuddle cup full of guinea piggies for your Saturday evening enjoyment.

2019-05-17: If you need a smile today, here is a mega-adorable YouTube video of a golden retriever and a guinea …

2019-05-17: App Camp For Girls has canceled the 2019 summer camps. I support the board’s decision, but it …

2019-05-17: You know the feeling when you’ve had a long hard week and it’s a challenge getting your …

2019-05-17: I’m just a casual Grumpy Cat fan, so only today did I realize that this feline was female. I …

2019-05-16: From the Florida family home decluttering project: my siblings. I had these three photos with me at …

2019-05-15: Original overachieving poppy has been overshadowed by the giants of round two.

2019-05-15: Looks like we will have a good crowd for the WWDC Micro Meetup on June 4…which is less than 3 …

2019-05-14: Poppy update: someone lost their grip today when the weather turned rainy.

2019-05-14: (The poster pays homage to psychedelic designs of the 60s and 70s. @jamesdempsey wrote a great post …

2019-05-14: Check out the poster for this year’s LIVE near WWDC show, designed by App Camp co-founder Grey …

2019-05-14: Emergency guinea pig Ada is checking on how you’re doing, @miraz and Sasha.

2019-05-13: I had a great time talking to William @schuth. Sorry for the delay this week! Hope you enjoy this …

2019-05-13: Qué será, será. RIP Doris Day.

2019-05-13: It’s Monday again, isn’t it? Sorry, I spaced out. I’ve been at the car …

2019-05-13: The tenth poppy has emerged. I went out early to catch it with its sepal halves still capping it, …

2019-05-12: Me and Jon. I’m siphoning off a little Mother’s Day cuddle energy from my nephew since there is no …

2019-05-12: I love honoring mothers on a special day. I have learned over the past 19 years that it is …

2019-05-11: Three more blooms join the party. Original overachieving bloom (bottom right), holds its own.

2019-05-10: And then there were 4. 18 to go, according to my count.

2019-05-09: The overachieving poppy has competition one day later.

2019-05-09: Have you RSVP’d for the 3rd Annual WWDC Micro Meetup? Tues., 6/4, 12 - 2. P.S. This year, as …

2019-05-08: Overachiever. Or show-off.

2019-05-08: Do you have a friend you wish was also on Micro.blog? We are doing a Spring “invite a friend” …

2019-05-07: Will Uber Drivers Profit From The IPO? I assume you all are familiar with @ianbetteridge’s …

2019-05-06: Micro Monday Guest Testimonials I had the great pleasure and honour of chatting with @macgenie for this week’s Micro Monday …

2019-05-06: I told a Lyft passenger this morning that I’ve never had any trouble with my Honda Fit. I did say …

2019-05-06: Stayed up a bit late to publish the new Micro @monday podcast. I hope you enjoy the chat with …

2019-05-05: My Ruby Calling band mate Erin’s new band is just awesome. I love the name: Adventure Is Our Middle …

2019-05-05: Voyager Revisited - The Doctor Makes A Pretty Good Captain In the new episode of @voyager_cast, …

2019-05-04: I like how the new issue of The Sun has a superhero theme. According to the photographer Gloria …

2019-05-03: Here’s an artifact I came across during last week’s family home declutter and clear …

2019-05-03: In the latest episode of @theweeklyreview, Decluttering Sentimental Junk, I share with @jamesdempsey …

2019-04-30: About to land in Atlanta, connecting to our Portland flight. Once upon a time, I used to call people …

2019-04-29: I always say I’ll never live in Florida again, but if I could spend every night at a rustic bar like …

2019-04-29: The house is packed up and completely cleaned. And we finished up in time to reward ourselves with a …

2019-04-29: Today marks the first anniversary of the launch of @theweeklyreview! And coincidentally it is also …

2019-04-29: I won the school oratory contest in 1972 for a humorous monologue titled “A Visit To The Dentist.” …

2019-04-28: Do I know anyone with experience in fine wine trading? I found a bottle of Madeira that purportedly …

2019-04-27: ”Guarantees a White Christmas in Every Home Regardless of Climate” When I tell people we had a snow …

2019-04-26: Day One of Project Declutter the Family Home: I am exhausted from going through my mother’s desk. So …

2019-04-26: It’s our third interview on @theweeklyreview! Our guest is @ishabazz, developer of the notebook app …

2019-04-25: Does anyone have experience in using iPhone-compatible hearing accessories? Asking for a father. 😇

2019-04-25: Last Boca Ciega Bay sunrise of this trip. Light + water = magic.

2019-04-24: If you are ever in St. Petersburg, and need a skipper with a nice boat to tour around the bay, you …

2019-04-24: I’m on a boat! Intracoastal Waterway, Tampa Bay. (My first use of Clips.)

2019-04-24: Cabana achievement: unlocked! (This is work. I am rehearsing for the Release Notes Conf this October …

2019-04-23: The plan for tomorrow. St. Pete Beach, Fla.

2019-04-22: Boca Ciega Bay, St. Pete Beach

2019-04-22: I’m spending this Micro Monday on a plane to Orlando with my sister. One thing I’m taking a break …

2019-04-22: It was such fun to chat with @johnjohnston on the latest Micro Monday podcast episode. As a …

2019-04-21: I have been susceptible to ASMR before I knew what ASMR was.

2019-04-21: Life’s good for Nephew #3, the only family member young enough to egg hunt on Easter.

2019-04-21: Status: On vacation from Micro.blog responsibilities—but still microblogging. I’m headed to Florida …

2019-04-20: Last week’s Micro Monday episode featured @bsag, a specialist in animal intelligence. I …

2019-04-20: Nephew #1, in his college dorm room at University of Oregon. I haven’t been in a boy’s …

2019-04-20: Nephew #2, skateboarding in Eugene.

2019-04-19: New episode of Voyager Revisited! Brianna Wu, game developer and Democratic candidate for Congress, …

2019-04-18: First Micro.blog video for me! Second guinea pig video on Micro.blog. @martinfeld was first.

2019-04-18: Me and Rosie, 1998. #tbt

2019-04-17: My sister, who lives half the year in New Zealand, is back for a couple weeks. She brought me a …

2019-04-14: I had a big travel snafu today, my own fault. But it’s April 14, the 107th anniversary of Titanic …

2019-04-14: I’m going to be without WiFi and maybe cellular service as I head into the wilds of Sonoma. The fact …

2019-04-14: The perfect Easter basket for Grace and Ada – filled with wheat grass! Too bad I’m in Sonoma, but I …

2019-04-13: On April 1, 1873, 39 years before the Titanic, White Star had a ship named the SS Atlantic, which …

2019-04-13: TIL: On Titanic’s day at sea April 13, 1912, the wireless broke. Per Marconi rules, you had to …

2019-04-13: I need to go to sleep! In the morning, I have a new Micro Monday interview scheduled, and I am …

2019-04-12: I met Jeffrey Zeldman at An Event Apart Seattle in 2008. Since I’m no longer a web designer, I …

2019-04-11: Titanic buffs: this YouTube channel launched a series with a short clip each day of the …

2019-04-11: Micro.blog community member @martinfeld got mentioned on Daring Fireball today!

2019-04-11: I will be attending the Release Notes conference in October. I was a speaker at the inaugural event …

2019-04-10: If you are in the San Jose area on June 4th, come hang out at lunchtime at our 3rd Annual WWDC Micro …

2019-04-09: Jeopardy Online Test I do this every year for fun. There’s still time to sign up. There’s a test …

2019-04-09: Writing the latest “friendsletter” for folks who want to keep up with me as I divest …

2019-04-09: I apologize for the lack of guinea pig updates lately. Here’s our latest homemade toy: tunnel …

2019-04-08: New to Micro.blog? Welcome! 👋 Monday is a special day here. Instead of Follow Friday, we have Micro …

2019-04-08: I had an idea once for a feed of rescued Twitter threads. But it’s more a Someday/Maybe idea. …

2019-04-07: I’ve been laying low mostly, under the weather, but getting back up to speed. (Metaphor much?) …

2019-03-30: My dog niece Olive is the only big dog who completely ignores Grace and Ada, so she is a good house …

2019-03-29: I had a great chat with @kjaymiller on his podcast Productivity In Tech. We talk about App Camp and …

2019-03-29: I have my dog niece Olive for a few days. She’s an old girl, but a good girl.

2019-03-25: Due to some unexpected aunt duties, all my usual Monday tasks fell by the wayside until now… …

2019-03-25: Spring break week in Portland results in unplanned but happy nephew wrangling.

2019-03-25: What to Do If You Find Yourself on a Wildly Tilting Cruise Ship 🔗 thepointsguy.com

2019-03-22: The latest episode of @TheWeeklyReview is posted. Doing a weekly review together was supposed to be …

2019-03-21: If you want to start rewatching a few episodes of Voyager in advance of @voyager_cast, here are the …

2019-03-21: And I’ve started a new podcast. Voyager Revisited. I also moved my post about The Voyager …

2019-03-21: Star Trek: Voyager — A Viewer's Guide I have published a viewing guide to Star Trek: Voyager. It’s a big project that I’ve worked on as a …

2019-03-18: If I get back to Australia, I would seriously plan a trip to Wollongong so I could see guinea pigs …

2019-03-18: Sorry for the late post of this week’s Micro Monday episode! It’s already Micro Tuesday …

2019-03-17: Guinea pig spa day. Thanks to the good volunteers of the Portland Guinea Pig Rescue, Grace and Ada …

2019-03-15: A Day Off Late last night I saw the Christchurch news breaking as I reviewed Micro.blog posts for the Discover …

2019-03-11: Happy Micro Monday to all! I am pleased to offer another episode of the Micro Monday podcast. This …

2019-03-11: My crazy weekend has slopped over into Monday. I’m behind but promise that the new episode of …

2019-03-08: Last month, I was actually early for my flight to Austin, with every one of my pre-flight to-dos …

2019-03-08: For International Women’s Day, I want to recognize all the amazing volunteers for App Camp For …

2019-03-07: Or it could have been flat-out phishing. I clicked on the Contact Us link, and got a hot mess of a …

2019-03-07: Parsley curation is an important part of the guinea pig concierge job description. There are 3 …

2019-03-07: Today I got a request to rate Apple’s Customer Service. That confirms my suspicion that they …

2019-03-06: That’s a new one: a message popped up on my Mac that “Apple Care would like to view your screen. …

2019-03-04: New to Micro.blog? Welcome! 👋 Monday is a special day here. Instead of Follow Friday, we have Micro …

2019-03-03: Grace Jones Stuns Paris Fashion Week With Epic Catwalk Another Grace I admire. I know nothing about …

2019-03-03: I posted the 50th episode of SestraCast. There are no more episodes of Orphan Black to watch. I …

2019-03-03: This is Poppy. She was my loaner dog this weekend. She is one of two chihuahuas that changed my mind …

2019-03-02: I notice there is a trend of digital decluttering happening this week! Here is my contribution: …

2019-03-01: Reminder: for the next episode of the Micro @monday podcast, I’ll be interviewing @manton …

2019-02-28: Special treat/toy for Grace and Ada.

2019-02-27: I would call the next episode of Micro @Monday “AMA” (Ask Manton Anything), but …

2019-02-26: 🎧 Listening to The Trigger Point and looking forward to hearing what @vishae has to say about …

2019-02-26: The next Micro @Monday podcast interview will be another installment of “Q&A with …

2019-02-26: If someone had asked me a few months whether there were more dog people than cat people on …

2019-02-26: Yes there was a llama on the MAX, TriMet confirms, but there shouldn’t have been (Now I want to plan …

2019-02-26: A fun memory I found thanks to @cleverdevil’s micromemories utility and thanks to …

2019-02-25: If you don’t know @miketrose, you are in for a treat. He just poked his head up here on …

2019-02-25: I’d like to thank @cleverdevil Jonathan Lacour, my guest on Episode 50 of Micro Monday. …

2019-02-23: My subconscious must be experiencing IndieWeb Camp Austin FOMO. I woke up craving a breakfast taco, …

2019-02-22: Good idea, @aaronpk! You should encourage them to add their microcasts to microcast.club! We need …

2019-02-22: I clicked “Delete” on my Facebook account. @aleen is here to witness and help celebrate. …

2019-02-22: I’m really happy to see all the new microcasts being launched! But I’m starting to run …

2019-02-21: “There was a 3D open world out there, but I was stuck in side scroll.” The Doubleclicks, …

2019-02-21: Nike shoe breaks apart; Duke phenom Zion Williamson suffers knee injury This occurred last night, in …

2019-02-20: tl;dr: “Even if you aren’t planning to delete FB, it’s probably worthwhile to think about how …

2019-02-20: Preparing to Delete Facebook Is Hard Work It’s hard work to delete Facebook. I resolved to do it a month ago. On January 31, 2019, the …

2019-02-20: Achievement unlocked: being featured on @stickmandiaries. (Very realistic depiction of our …

2019-02-20: I love singing harmonies, even if I’m not that good at it. In my rock-n-roll fantasy, …

2019-02-20: My word for this year is grace. It’s been a while since I went down a rabbit hole of …

2019-02-19: Extreme guinea pig close-up, post/radicchio fest.

2019-02-18: I had such a great talk with @stickmandiaries on the latest Micro @Monday podcast. I’m …

2019-02-18: Related to my dental work adventures: I wish you could program the Apple Watch Breathe app to go …

2019-02-18: Today I was supposed to be on a leisurely train ride, LA to Portland, after the Doctor Who con. In …

2019-02-17: It’s Monday in Yorkshire, home of this week’s Micro Monday podcast guest, …

2019-02-16: Not The Best Week That’s an understatement. @jamesdempsey and I each had bad news, so we talk …

2019-02-14: Star Trek: Discovery, Season 2, has been good. My favorite characters get even better, and new …

2019-02-14: Jos Mazzello, now of Bohemian Rhapsody fame as John Deacon the bassist, was a child star in Jurassic …

2019-02-14: I can’t bring myself to say Happy Valentines Day, due to cynicism about the commercialism, but …

2019-02-14: FOMO vs. FOGo Yesterday, I made the tough decision to cancel my trip to LA for Gallifrey One. I have been getting …

2019-02-13: Grace and Ada are afraid of their new fleece cage liner from GuineaDad. The level of their fear can …

2019-02-13: Westminster Dog Show: King Continues Reign of Terriers Bravo, headline writer, bravo. 👏

2019-02-11: This weekend, I’ll be at Gallifrey One, the Doctor Who con! And I will be on a panel, Social …

2019-02-11: I might be traveling vicariously with the latest Micro Monday episodes. Last week was @svenseebeck …

2019-02-10: What are your favorite home remedies for cough/cold? I thought I was getting better, but today …

2019-02-09: I’m not sure I needed to get a week’s worth of supplies for me and the guinea pigs …

2019-02-09: First batch of snow arrived. I like the way snow muffles the sound and amplifies the light. I can …

2019-02-09: Night of restless sleep. I keep waking, wondering when the snow will come. It’s here. ❄️

2019-02-08: Congrats to @joec and @Dazeend on recording their 300th episode of Release Notes. It seems like only …

2019-02-08: During Snowpocalypse 2017, I ran out of guinea pig pellets. So I was motivated to make sure there is …

2019-02-08: Pre-snowpocalpse shopping at Trader Joe’s. I’ve never seen it this busy. Reminds me of pre-hurricane …

2019-02-07: Filed under: people who don’t watch CSI. Alternative category: future Forensic Files episode. …

2019-02-07: ICYMI, my pre-acquisition post about Anchor, “Congratulations, Now You’re a …

2019-02-07: It’s nice to hear from people who received copies of The Sun I sent. Meantime, new issues keep …

2019-02-07: One downside of podcasting: you can’t do it if you’ve got a cough/cold. Damnit! So close to …

2019-02-05: Snow + below freezing temperatures + a bit of a cough = staying home in bed + binge watching CSI on …

2019-02-04: I had a great time chatting with @svenseebeck, a musician who lives in Finland, for today’s …

2019-02-03: My Super Bowl Sunday.

2019-02-02: I was a worker bee on the flight down to Austin, so I treated myself to some channel surfing on …

2019-02-02: The new @TheWeeklyReview is Episode 42. We may not solve the question of life or the universe, but …

2019-01-30: Headed to Austin this morning for a visit to Micro.blog HQ. This is my favorite airport driver, my …

2019-01-30: I’m an aficionada of the big disaster films, and always see them with my brother. Tonight he …

2019-01-30: For @Gabz, an emergency guinea pig.

2019-01-29: Congratulations. Now You're A Podcaster. While listening to the latest edition of AppStories with John Voorhees and Federico Viticci, I …

2019-01-29: I listened to @bennorris’s first microcast! Nice job. I love seeing new microcasts launch and …

2019-01-29: I planned to mail out these issues of The Sun before Christmas, but thought better of going into …

2019-01-28: I had a big day at the dentist’s today, Besides Novocain, the dentist uses an alpha stim …

2019-01-28: On the latest episode of Micro @Monday, I had a wonderful chat with @bennorris about blogging for …

2019-01-26: Thought of you, @jw!

2019-01-25: If you are subscribing to CBS All-Access in order to watch Star Trek: Discovery, there are a lot of …

2019-01-24: TV in this age of streaming is so weird. I just watched the new episode of Star Trek: Discovery. It …

2019-01-23: On this day: Ada And Grace An extra large dose of guinea pigs I posted a year ago today to test out …

2019-01-23: In the latest Micro Monday episode, I talked with @annie about Puerto Rico. Her family moved there …

2019-01-23: I dusted off my Magic Trackpad after reading this post with tips from @fiona. I got this Magic …

2019-01-21: And now it can be revealed: this week’s Micro @Monday guest is @Annie! Have a listen–it …

2019-01-21: Well, I might have been a little ambitious to think I’d get @monday posted on the train. I’ll be …

2019-01-21: Notice: I have not forgotten that it is Monday. I’m on the road but will get today’s …

2019-01-20: Podcasters unite: @macsparky @rosemaryorchard @jamesdempsey @brentsimmons and me at the Automators …

2019-01-19: Organizational fun with my @theweeklyreview co-host @jamesdempsey. At PodCon, Seattle.

2019-01-19: Star Trek fans: if you use the “tagmoji” 🖖, your posts will appear in the Star Trek …

2019-01-18: My Micro.blog Moment (Darn it! I missed the exact anniversary.) On January 16, 2017, I wrote an email to Manton Reece, …

2019-01-18: “Oh yeah, dad, Icro is much better than your app.” Poor developer dad @manton.] 🤣

2019-01-18: New Star Trek Discovery season: it’s an exciting time to be a Star Trek nerd. So great to see …

2019-01-18: I enjoyed my first appearance on The Incomparable’s Inconceivable Gameshow. Dan Moren …

2019-01-17: I love the Netflix series Grace and Frankie. We have come a long way when there can be a show about …

2019-01-17: I love @Hover. They have the best customer service I’ve ever experienced. They are usually not …

2019-01-16: I have really appreciated the OwnYourGram tool by @aaronpk, but as I phase out my Facebook and …

2019-01-16: I started another thing. It will include a podcast at some point: @microcaststudio. I am building a …

2019-01-16: I am closing my Facebook and Instagram accounts on January 31. I will miss seeing your photos, but I …

2019-01-16: In a case of “turnabout is fair play,” Grace decided to hop over to Ada’s cuddle …

2019-01-15: I handed in my resignation to Facebook and now looking forward to seeing how the FB algorithm …

2019-01-15: Goodbye Facebook A message for my friends at Facebook: For almost two years, I’ve been working as the community …

2019-01-15: Please ignore my post worrying about image support in email service. I think it was inspired by a …

2019-01-15: I highly recommend following @robertbrook and @pip. Their photos regularly transport me when I go …

2019-01-14: You are so weak. Give up to grace. The ocean takes care of each wave till it gets to shore. You need …

2019-01-14: Microhive mind question? What is the best iPhone app for studying a foreign language with …

2019-01-14: I’m glad my friend @wendywords has joined us ay Micro.blog. We met 10 years ago on a geek …

2019-01-13: We have another New Zealander for Micro Monday, @tones. I do strive to publish the episode when …

2019-01-12: Grace App For Autism I met the co-creator of this app, Lisa Domican, at the Úll conference in …

2019-01-11: It was great fun for @jamesdempsey and me to chat with @rosemaryorchard about her new book on …

2019-01-10: Grace O’Brien. One of the characters who make the new Doctor Who worth watching.

2019-01-10: Next month I’m going to Gallifrey One, the oldest Doctor Who con. Today they announced my …

2019-01-10: I used to call in sick to Twitter. /@mjdescy

2019-01-09: Grace is the light or electricity or juice or breeze that takes you from that isolated place and …

2019-01-09: Sameer, got any leftover radicchio? We would be happy to finish it off for you. /@vasta

2019-01-08: Extreme guinea pig closeup: Grace.

2019-01-08: I finally got to see Leave No Trace. It is beautiful and beautifully-acted. I knew it was set in …

2019-01-07: Some Grace from Australia. Looking for grace on YouTube, I found this young singing phenom who goes …

2019-01-07: Irony (noun): When Facebook reminds you that today is the first anniversary of Micro Monday. (The …

2019-01-07: Greetings to new folks here, and to returning microbloggers! Micro Monday is a weekly ritual here on …

2019-01-07: #295: Doing the Adulting Thing - Release Notes This episode is packed full of good business tips big …

2019-01-07: It was already midnight where @jack lives, so I posted our @monday interview! …

2019-01-06: In the olden days, I’d be at Macworld all week. I really miss the community we built there. …

2019-01-06: Jennifer Hudson Sings Amazing Grace at Aretha Franklin’s Funeral (YouTube) I was casting about …

2019-01-05: I was showing my brother my Grace-themed microposts. He said I needed to add this one of Grace …

2019-01-05: I didn’t realize the extent of Battlestar Galactica fandom here on Micro.blog. Not a single …

2019-01-05: Grace Park as “Boomer” on Battlestar Galactica. I’m thinking a rewatch is in my …

2019-01-05: Road to Crater Lake closed due to ‘human waste buildup’ Thanks, Trump.

2019-01-04: Radicchio snack break watching @mentour_pilot discuss maximum aircraft speeds. I told Grace and Ada …

2019-01-04: Janice Rand, played by Grace Lee Whitney, made an impression on me as a girl. She was pretty, and …

2019-01-03: I never heard this before until today, when I went to find a video to share: White Rabbit, Grace …

2019-01-03: The Weekly Review Ep. 7: Red Hot Poker Mode I reminded of this early episode because today I have …

2019-01-03: Screenshots from Sunlit, the photoblogging app for Micro.blog. I’m quitting Instagram. If anyone is …

2019-01-03: Diversity and Inclusion at Micro.blog: Where We Are, Where We Want to Go This post is from nearly a …

2019-01-03: One of my idols is Grace Slick. I was a Catholic schoolgirl in the heyday of Jefferson Airplane. …

2019-01-02: David Letterman interviews almost-80-year-old Admiral Grace Hopper on David Letterman in 1986. If …

2019-01-02: So Many Guinea Pigs On Facebook. Guess who was on the Clockwise podcast today? (The topic I posed …

2019-01-02: Humans are allergic to change. They love to say, “We’ve always done it this way.” …

2019-01-01: The Boulder: my friend Colleen’s 2009 highly imperfect rendition of a highly imperfect song about …

2019-01-01: My Word for 2019 I used to engage in the practice of choosing three words for the New Year instead of making …

2019-01-01: Happy new year from me, Grace, and Ada. #wheek

2018-12-31: This is a fun short episode about New Year strategies, with some lighthearted goofy banter between …

2018-12-31: I’m pleased with this New Year’s Eve episode of Micro @monday: a short collection of …

2018-12-30: My inner calendar is all out of whack, and I just realized tomorrow is Monday.

2018-12-30: I saw Valentines Day merch at the store today, and I’m so done with holiday hype.

2018-12-29: My favorite barista @claraaa_b. 😘

2018-12-27: I will also be saying goodbye to Twitter in January, but I want to follow a small number of accounts …

2018-12-27: I’m working on a “goodbye, Facebook” blog post and strategy. One of the things I …

2018-12-26: A nice photo from @dan_hill that illustrates why guinea pigs are lovingly referred to as potatoes …

2018-12-25: I thought of getting my nephew this cat keyboard, but decided my brother and sister-in-law …

2018-12-25: Santa drops off Grace and Ada’s radicchio gifts on the roof of their pigloos, because no chimneys. …

2018-12-24: There was supposed to be a Micro @Monday microcast today. I ran into a technical issue and a …

2018-12-20: Who is using buttondown.email? I’m getting ready to break off of Facebook/Instagram and …

2018-12-20: I’m very pleased to hear that the board has appointed @Aleen Simms and Michelle Panulla to be …

2018-12-18: Overnight trip to Centralia, Washington, just for fun. A train ride. A stay at the McMenamins …

2018-12-17: A two-day excursion to Centralia begins on the train. That’s my nephew, incognito as Spider-Man.

2018-12-17: If you wondering what Micro Monday is, it’s a weekly ritual here on Micro.blog when you are …

2018-12-17: New Micro @Monday episode posted! I had great fun chatting with @JohnPhilpin. He’s got more …

2018-12-15: Tarheel athletes speak We love U.N.C. but now also feel a disconnect from an institution that was …

2018-12-14: Closing in on my goal to give away 25 back issues of The Sun and looking for 8 more takers. Feel …

2018-12-13: Follow-up for @joesteel@duck.haus When I checked Mastodon, the link seemed to work fine on the web …

2018-12-13: A Month In Slovenia A few months ago, one of my podcaster comrades from The Incomparable, Anže Tomić, posted a link to a …

2018-12-13: The Kiko Micro.blog Theme Refined: “Kiko: System” This looks great, @ka. I look forward …

2018-12-12: “Mom! She’s doing it again. Why can’t she stay in her own cuddle cup?” Radicchio fest ends …

2018-12-12: Miraz received her copy of The Sun from me. Would anyone else like a copy? My goal is to give away …

2018-12-11: Last week’s episode of The Incomparable on the original Planet Of The Apes is posted. A …

2018-12-11: Just recorded another episode of The Incomparable tonight, this one discussing Star Trek IV. Another …

2018-12-11: In the latest episode of @theweeklyreview, I invite @jamesdempsey to a game of 20 Questions to guess …

2018-12-10: I so enjoyed chatting with @kaa in today’s Micro @Monday podcast. He helped me clarify my own …

2018-12-10: It’s December Core Audio Karaoke tomorrow (Tuesday). Here’s what Voicebox has in the Christmas …

2018-12-10: This week’s Micro @Monday interviewee is already 12 hours into Monday: it’s @kaa, who …

2018-12-08: I am hoping to give away 25 back issues of The Sun, an amazing magazine dedicated to serious writing …

2018-12-08: Nice to see @mmarfil, creator of the Marfa theme, is back on Micro.blog. I bet Marcelo will see …

2018-12-08: I was on The Incomparable as we marked the 50th anniversary of Planet Of The Apes. The POTA …

2018-12-07: Ada has recuperated from surgery to the point where she is ready to pop into Grace’s cuddle cup.

2018-12-07: Giving Away The Sun The Sun: Independent, Reader-Supported Publishing In each issue of The Sun you’ll find some of the …

2018-12-06: Welcome to Oregon. Cannabis-enhanced products.for everyone. 🐕

2018-12-06: A look back: my band Ruby Calling does a punk rock take on Let It Snow. Not our best video or best …

2018-12-04: 10 years ago today, I tweeted: Ready to tackle biggest bear of Macworld : diagramming booth for …

2018-12-03: Best-seller lists for fiction in the U.S for the last 100 years = a rabbit hole I could get stuck …

2018-12-03: Another fantastic Micro @Monday guest this week: @brentsimmons! We talk about the anniversary of The …

2018-11-30: Our brave little patient. She’s been taking everything prescribed but not thrilled about it. …

2018-11-30: Speaking of fun podcasts, there’s a new episode of @theweeklyreview with our very first guest, …

2018-11-30: Happy Friday, microbloggers! I was busy Lyft driving this morning, and just now checking in. I see …

2018-11-30: Thanks to @aleen for being our very first guest on @theweeklyreview podcast! @jamesdempsey and I …

2018-11-29: Not pictured: uncooperative guinea pig patient.

2018-11-28: Ada was spayed today, a recommended procedure to avoid future health issues. The vet was concerned …

2018-11-28: Ada was spayed today, a recommended procedure to avoid future health issues. The vet was concerned …

2018-11-28: On my way to pick up my grumpy guinea pig Ada who is out of surgery and doing fine. I think Grace …

2018-11-27: The Kids Are Alright, the film that confirmed me as a huge fan of The Who when it was released in …

2018-11-27: Apple’s Entrepreneur Camp For Women is a bold move that I am excited about. If your app …

2018-11-27: Ada has a surgery date on Wednesday to be spayed. (Grace had this last year.) It’s a …

2018-11-26: There’s no point in Cyber Monday anymore. We are perfectly capable of holiday spending sprees …

2018-11-26: I want to give a big shout-out to @katiefloyd, who has announced her departure from the Mac Power …

2018-11-26: It’s already Monday in the home province (Nova Scotia) of the latest guest on Micro @Monday, …

2018-11-24: “Hooman, we felt a disturbance in the fridge. It’s as if there were a head of radicchio …

2018-11-24: Guinea pigs restored to their rightful place in the main room of the house. I missed them. They …

2018-11-23: Over The River And Through The Security Checkpoint. The latest episode of @theweeklyreview is …

2018-11-22: I moved Grace and Ada to the office today to make room for 12 Thanksgiving guests. This setup is not …

2018-11-22: I moved Grace and Ada to the office today to make room for 12 Thanksgiving guests. This setup is not …

2018-11-21: Tomorrow is a first for Micro.blog: we’re designating it a company holiday. Manton and I will …

2018-11-21: Need a romaine alternative? Escarole is a nice leafy green that can be served cold or wilted. I …

2018-11-21: If you regularly need to grab app icons for blogging or reviewing purposes, Dr. Drang has an iOS …

2018-11-20: When I was little, I’d get a lollipop as a reward after visit to the doctor. For Grace and Ada, …

2018-11-19: Trader Joe’s does not judge. (I’m not a fan anymore, but sweet potatoes+marshmallows was my favorite …

2018-11-19: Trader Joe’s does not judge. (I’m not a fan anymore, but sweet potatoes+marshmallows was my favorite …

2018-11-19: Not too enthusiastic about our annual checkup. Even though Dr. Mark Burgess is the best guinea pig …

2018-11-19: If you are following someone on Mastodon whom you’d like to share for Micro Monday, that is …

2018-11-19: I look forward to seeing your Micro Monday recommendations! They’ll be shared in Discover, and …

2018-11-19: It’s Micro Monday again, and this week’s podcast episode features @manton answering your …

2018-11-17: Orphan Black is on sale for just $30 on iTunes. This is $0.60 an episode, which is really too cheap! …

2018-11-16: The kilogram is in the news, and it reminds me of the song “Kilogram” by my favorite …

2018-11-16: The new episode of @theweeklyreview is focused on staying sane during the holidays. And with …

2018-11-16: Podcast production first: nodding off while editing. 😴 It looks like I need to go to bed and finish …

2018-11-15: I learned about the 1947 Partition of India from Gandhi, the film released in 1983. As far as I can …

2018-11-14: I’m still experimenting with the new Mastodon options. I’ve been on mastodon.social and …

2018-11-14: The 2019 World Naked Bike Ride Portland date will be for June 29. File under: Time to Plan My …

2018-11-14: I’m compiling the Micro Monday episode Q&A questions for @manton now. We have room for 1 …

2018-11-14: Last chance: get your questions in for the Manton Q&A episode of Micro Monday. We’ll record at …

2018-11-13: At karaoke, they have a handy version of Happy Birthday 🎂 in the list, of course. We are having …

2018-11-13: Kellyoke! November edition of Core Audio Karaoke usually coincides with @verso’s birthday …

2018-11-13: We’re going to do another episode of Jean Asks Manton Your Questions for the next Micro …

2018-11-12: I was the guest on The Incomparable’s Doctor Who Flashcast this week. Demons Of The Punjab is …

2018-11-12: For Winston, birthday greetings, @cleverdevil

2018-11-12: On Wednesday, I’ll be recording a special episode of Micro Monday with @manton I’ll be …

2018-11-12: The latest Micro @monday Microcast features @sanspoint Give it a listen! You will learn something …

2018-11-11: On Veterans Day, I think about my dad in the Army. So young. Then I think of the millions, also so …

2018-11-11: On Veterans Day, I think about my dad in the Army. So young. Then I think of the millions, also so …

2018-11-10: (I’m not sure why the Scottish flag 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 turned black everywhere my post appears, except on …

2018-11-10: I just learned* that @rosemaryorchard is coming toSeattle for PodCon (Jan. 19-20). I’ll be …

2018-11-10: I need to go to Scotland already. 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 The Outlaw King launches, Scotland braces for the Netflix …

2018-11-10: Today is the day between the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht and the 100th anniversary of the …

2018-11-09: Grace tried to discourage Ada, but Ada is determined to squeeze into Grace’s cuddle cup. I still …

2018-11-09: Carl Hiassen: In Florida, it’s the thought that counts, because it sure isn’t our votes! I grew up …

2018-11-09: We made it to Episode 30 of @theweeklyreview podcast. 🎉 @jamesdempsey and I talk about how to best …

2018-11-09: Dogs. Too cool to smile for the camera.

2018-11-07: (Content warning for fans of Doctor Who) I’m stuck at Costco. Must not blink.

2018-11-07: In Oregon, an attempt to repeal our landmark sanctuary law failed by an overwhelming margin. Our …

2018-11-07: Bohemian Rhapsody: I give it 😻😻😻😻😻 for Best Use of Cats In A Film. It was a good break from the news …

2018-11-06: Seeing @DiplomaticDiva’s post Morning Has Broken reminds me to share my Cat Stevens playlist. …

2018-11-06: Sameer Vasta on equity, privilege, and how to have difficult conversations about health. It’s …

2018-11-06: Wheeek, wheeeeeek, do you need help with that harvest, @smokey?

2018-11-05: At the new Rose City Book Pub with @manton and @cheesemaker Peak Portlandia.

2018-11-05: Protest A poem by Ella Wheeler Wilcox (1850 - 1919) To sin by silence, when we should protest, Makes …

2018-11-05: In the course of a delightful conversation on this week’s episode of Micro Monday, I learned …

2018-11-05: It’s Monday in New Zealand for a little while longer, so I decided to go ahead and post this …

2018-11-04: Will’s new book, Kill Switch, is out. Igloo and Angie are the co-founders of a new social …

2018-11-04: The debut of Adventure Is Our Middle Name! Great energy, great songwriting—can’t wait to see them …

2018-11-03: A friend who shall remain nameless got me started on a Bee Gees listening binge today. I do love the …

2018-11-02: Two of my idols are coming to Portland in November to read at Powell’s Books: Anne Lamott …

2018-11-02: Facebook reminded me that six years ago, I was about to realize an opera lover’s dream. Bonus …

2018-11-02: A drop-in visit to my neighbor dogs is a perfect work break. (Check out the cool Chihuahua crest.)

2018-11-01: Reviewing the Micro.blog postings, it looks like we transitioned from Halloween to NaNoWriMo with …

2018-10-31: Because they are so cute, and because I spent way more time on this year’s Cavy Halloween …

2018-10-31: Grace is Hufflepuff, Ada is Gryffindor. Happy Hallowheek!

2018-10-30: Watching Law And Order with Grace and Ada. They get a little worried when it’s scary, but I tell …

2018-10-30: I’m looking forward to adding posts from new microbloggers to the Discover timeline so we can …

2018-10-30: Doing a quick review of new microposts to add to Discover, I noticed a whole bunch of new users. …

2018-10-29: Spooky Halloween scene? No, just a bottle of red wine shattered in the kitchen, pooling under the …

2018-10-29: (I did use the phrase “value proposition” for the first time ever on this podcast. For …

2018-10-29: I enjoyed my chat with @danielpunkass today for Micro @monday He is one smart, thoughtful person who …

2018-10-26: Coping with email overwhelm has been a theme on our podcast @TheWeeklyReview In the latest episode, …

2018-10-25: It’s always a good day when you make a new cat friend. And this kitteh is named Buffy. 🧛🏻‍♂️💘

2018-10-24: Very exciting to see @wearewildfang win the 2018 Entrepreneur Achievement award. Emma McIlroy …

2018-10-24: It’s the Oregon Entrepreneur Awards dinner again. Thank you Judy Johnston and Katherine Durham for …

2018-10-23: The latest 99 cent iTunes Movie rental, starring Claire Foy, sounds really interesting. Unsane by …

2018-10-23: Meet my barista, Jon. He’s a Keurigmeister.

2018-10-22: In general, the folks interviewed on Micro @monday are people I’m speaking to for the first …

2018-10-22: My voice took a hit last week when I was ill, so I wasn’t able to record Micro Monday yet. But …

2018-10-21: I’ve been under the weather and offline the last few days, and I missed everyone who was in …

2018-10-15: It’s still Monday for another half hour here on the West Coast. I had a great long weekend in …

2018-10-15: We buried our mother’s ashes in front of our family cabin yesterday, and planted a Japanese maple on …

2018-10-13: The MacDonald family summer compound, est. 1968.

2018-10-12: The Blue Ridge Mountains. Not as spectacular as the Cascade Range where I live now, but they are the …

2018-10-11: Headed to Western North Carolina with my 3 siblings for a short vacation with my dad. Despite the …

2018-10-10: I received my “Women of Star Trek” set of cards, illustrated by @leesargent for his @startrek365 …

2018-10-09: In case you missed it, it was Monday yesterday… I posted a new Micro @Monday interviewwith …

2018-10-08: I had such fun chatting with Joyce aka @garciabuxton for this week’s Micro @monday episode PS. …

2018-10-08: For various reasons, I didn’t get to watch the new Doctor Who premiere until 1 am my time. I …

2018-10-07: I know I am not supposed to care about “Likes” anymore, but I’m kinda tickled to …

2018-10-07: I am catching up with transcripts for Micro @monday. Here are four that I just published, in case …

2018-10-07: It’s almost time for Doctor Who! (10:45 Pacific) 🕰🚀

2018-10-06: I’m going to my first Met Opera simulcast this morning at the local cineplex. I always waited …

2018-10-05: It’s not much, but it does help me feel a little better to give $20.20 to the Not Susan …

2018-10-01: And that’s your cue to post your own Micro Monday recommendations! There are many new users on …

2018-10-01: I had such a nice chat with @amit for this week’s Micro @monday episode. It is always …

2018-09-28: Yesterday, my personal therapy dogs (and my therapy neighbor Jen) provided hugs and smiles at the …

2018-09-28: PS. We’ll be going back to our once-a-week schedule. It would be a lot of work for …

2018-09-28: We released two episodes of @theweeklyreview today. Episode 23 was recorded on iPhone delivery day, …

2018-09-27: Emergency guinea pigs.

2018-09-27: I’m glad I am watching live. Seeing these strong women Senators reminds me that things have …

2018-09-26: I really tried to not let this nomination circus get to me, but it’s impossible. I’m just riddled …

2018-09-26: Having fun with @joec’s RECaf app! I had to change my Siri shortcut from “Americano” to “coffee.” …

2018-09-24: For @dan_hill, my Grace and Ada. I started a little podcast @guineapigs, and also have videos at …

2018-09-24: Radicchio fest.

2018-09-24: We just took a vote on Monday evening activity at Chez MacDonald, and Radicchio Fest won, 3-0. (Last …

2018-09-24: I admire @ismh’s energy for helping sick kids every year. Fundraising is no piece of cake. It’s a …

2018-09-24: For @kitt. That search resulted in a good dinner prep playlist. Except for the Michael Jackson, …

2018-09-24: My Virtual Door is Open (With One Caveat) I am glad to have a discussion about Micro.blog on the timeline itself, but I am also happy to have …

2018-09-24: My Micro Monday recommendation: @sattelknecht, aka Max & Philipp. “At first it was just a …

2018-09-24: Are you following @monday? If so, you know there is a new episode of Micro Monday posted. Get to …

2018-09-23: Not sure why @belle’s post is not displaying in her own timeline, but I’ll help: Why I’m …

2018-09-23: For @ron and anyone else who wants to try out handcrafted apps designed for the iPod touch by middle …

2018-09-23: Standoff at Guinea Pig Pass. (First photo from the iPhone XS with improved image stabilization while …

2018-09-21: I am moved and grateful for the stories that women are sharing about when they didn’t speak up …

2018-09-21: As someone who files her taxes early each year, I barely recognize the procrastinator I’ve …

2018-09-21: I have absolutely no incentive to get my doorbell reinstalled the other 364 days of the year. …

2018-09-20: My nephew Everett, the awesome kiddo in the middle, left for college today. I wish him the best at …

2018-09-19: Swift By Northwest speakers who have Micro.blog accounts: @brentsimmons, @bugkrusha, @cocoaphony, …

2018-09-19: I’m going to be on Clockwise! We’ll be live at the top of the hour with four tech topics and …

2018-09-18: I don’t weigh them often (who likes to get on the scale?) but every once in a while I like a reality …

2018-09-18: Any microbloggers planning to come to Swift By Northwest Dev Conference in Portland, October 18-20? …

2018-09-18: First scoot.

2018-09-17: I told @mrssoup, my SestraCast co-host that I would not be glued to the Emmys, just casually …

2018-09-17: I know most of my pals are focused on iOS 12, but I am sitting here in hopeful anticipation of …

2018-09-17: Yay, I made the deadline, an arbitrary line across the globe where it’s almost Tuesday. This …

2018-09-17: Well, shoot. Something is not quite right with Auphonic, and I have a deadline of midnight GMT to …

2018-09-17: Getting my crash course in all things iOS 12 from @macsparky and @KatieFloyd on @MacPowerUsers.

2018-09-17: Thanks @JohnPhilpin for a treasure trove of Micro @Monday recommendations!

2018-09-17: Working on another episode of Micro @Monday for today. I have a little less than 8 hours to post it, …

2018-09-17: Path is closing down October 18. “Remember the social network Path? It’s shutting down on …

2018-09-16: Lap Time with Grace & Ada: Guinea Pig Radicchio Fest. youtu.be/J2uggTdQx…

2018-09-16: I ordered a plush guinea pig, but it is not anatomically correct, and it is totally weirding me out. …

2018-09-16: If you were waiting for a transcript of my Micro Monday interview with @vasta, this is is your lucky …

2018-09-16: Micro Monday Podcast Transcriptions I just posted a transcription of the Micro Monday podcast episode with Sameer Vasta. When we first …

2018-09-16: I wrote this in response to @kitt’s post. It started as a reply, but once it got long, it made …

2018-09-16: I Actually Like The MacBook Pro With Touch Bar My Micro.blog pal Kitt got a new MacBook Pro, and she isn’t thrilled. First new Apple laptop …

2018-09-16: My dog niece Zoë, contemplating the change of seasons. As a dog aunt, I am obligated to spoil her …

2018-09-15: As much as I’m glad to have the season change after the hot summer, I experience some seasonal …

2018-09-14: The Weekly Review - 21: A Day Without A Dot 🎉 This week on @TheWeeklyReview, @jamesdempsey and I dig …

2018-09-13: After WWDC, I felt that memoji got pretty tired pretty quickly once a lot of folks on the iOS 12 …

2018-09-13: Hmm, so the Apple Store is already in “Be right back.” mode. I did not get my act …

2018-09-13: Rationalization uncovered: IPhone eXcesS has “optical image stabilization for your telephoto lens”. …

2018-09-12: Ok, watching on my Mac, but I really prefer the iPad for watching video.

2018-09-12: I am not getting the stream. 😭

2018-09-12: ICYMI: @manton created a new pin for iPhone X-mas today. “No predictions, but @danielpunkass …

2018-09-11: I grew up in Florida, but spent every summer in North Carolina, which I consider my second home …

2018-09-11: Pen & paper addicts! @cygnoir and @vishae are planning on doing some analogue journaling/memory …

2018-09-10: Welcome, new microbloggers! Our community has a weekly ritual, Micro Monday, our answer to Follow …

2018-09-10: The best breakfast to recuperate from another amazing XOXO Conference. (At Slappy Cakes in Portland, …

2018-09-10: Back to our regularly-scheduled Micro @monday Microcast schedule! In today’s episode, I get to …

2018-09-10: For the coffee lovers: an overdue New York Times obituary for Melitta Bentz, who invented the …

2018-09-09: I’ll be singing 99 Luftballons at #xoxo karaoke and then it will be time to call it a night for my …

2018-09-09: The Dyson $400 hairdryer was just mentioned by the speaker, but I’m not sitting next to @aleen to …

2018-09-09: One of the threads running through the XOXO conference talks is the deleterious nature of social …

2018-09-09: Another Micro @monday Extra episode from the cool Airstream trailer at XOXO, courtesy of StreamPDX …

2018-09-08: Getting ready to record a bonus bonus episode of Micro @monday on Saturday night with… …

2018-09-08: My first time recording in a studio with an “On Air” lighted sign! Thanks StreamPDX and …

2018-09-08: At XOXO Festival, I got to do a special extra edition of Micro @monday with @dougbeal. In an …

2018-09-07: From Baratunde Thurston at XOXO: Living While Black Headline Game

2018-09-07: So @bradbarrish said he would be here. I’m hoping @jw will make it. Everyone is welcome, even …

2018-09-07: I ended up getting to Von Ebert Brewing (131 NW 13th Ave.) even earlier than I planned for the …

2018-09-07: My nephews from left to right: starting kindergarten, starting college, last year of middle school. …

2018-09-07: For our 20th episode of @theweeklyreview, we celebrate @jamesdempsey’s 1st …

2018-09-06: Me and @cheesemaker are starting the Portland Micro Meetup early. Come tomorrow as early as 3:30. We …

2018-09-06: Micro Micro Meetup with @cheesemaker and @kitt. XOXO 😘.

2018-09-06: Ada is a fan of @Aleen.

2018-09-05: Emergency guinea pig photo for @smokey: Ada, bearing up under the indignity of guinea pig …

2018-09-05: Ground Breaker Brewery & Pub. Where gluten-free people can have a tasting flight of fresh draft …

2018-09-05: It’s called “procrastiworking,” right? You keep doing work on your computer when …

2018-09-05: Today, @jamesdempsey and I are the guests on The Mac Observer’s Daily Observations podcast. We …

2018-09-04: Edited and posted the latest edition of @joncast, the microcast I do with my loquacious 5-year-old …

2018-09-04: Can I see a show of hands: who is going to be at the XOXO conference this weekend? I want to be sure …

2018-09-03: I am on Mastodon a little bit to understand how it works and to interact with a few friends …

2018-09-03: It’s a special holiday today in the U.S. It’s called Labor Day, which means we have to …

2018-09-03: Radicchio Fest: Guinea Pig Bonding Time This is how I bond with my piggies: a bowlful of radicchio (plus additional greens this time) on my …

2018-09-03: If you are new to Micro.blog, you might want to know about our weekly ritual, Micro Monday, our …

2018-09-03: I posted this week’s Micro @monday episode last night because it was already Monday in …

2018-09-02: It’s the middle of Monday afternoon in Australia, so I went ahead and posted the latest Micro …

2018-09-02: It’s not Micro Monday yet, but I can’t wait to point out that the photography of …

2018-09-01: It’s not Micro Monday but once again I just recommend @macgreg for the best-looking end-of-summer …

2018-08-31: Related to the discussion of gendered language, in this iMore article I wrote, I talk about how the …

2018-08-31: I have done 11 out of the 17 things on this list. 17 things to do during a 12-hour layover at …

2018-08-31: A couple times this past week, a speaker opened with “Hi guys!” Here’s a tip: why …

2018-08-31: Portland Micro Meetup during XOXO: Friday, Sept. 7, 5-7 at Von Eberts Brewing (131 NW 14th, Pearl …

2018-08-31: I posted the new episode of @theweeklyreview, That’s Too Devious, Jean a little late today. …

2018-08-31: I’ve been working on NetNewsWire 5.0 all this time without knowing it! Congrats to Brent Simmons on …

2018-08-31: A lot of karaoke fun was had at 360iDev. Here is a list of songs!

2018-08-30: Replying to @blankbaby’s Mastodon question: I’ve thought about this all day, but …

2018-08-30: 👉 “And Muting is also available on the web under Account, in the Timeline: section, Edit Muted …

2018-08-30: Preventing harassment is key to our mission here. We have community guidelines. We have tools in …

2018-08-30: We had a nice Micro Meetup breakfast at 360iDev this week. Our 2nd Annual! Thanks @mitch, @f, @joec, …

2018-08-29: Another epic karaoke get-together last night at #360iDev. @voiceboxkaraoke in Denver is fantastic. I …

2018-08-28: Ha! @joec has included 4 photos of dogs so far in his #360iDev talk, so ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ already, 10 …

2018-08-27: Landed in Denver after a hair-raising descent. Please save me some bourbon at 360iDev Stump! 😱🥃

2018-08-27: It’s a special edition of Micro @monday: a Q&A with @manton, including such burning questions as …

2018-08-27: The pressure in my ears is still a little out of whack since skydiving. I’m hoping this flight to …

2018-08-26: A few of the dogs I’ve walked this year. #nationaldogday

2018-08-26: Two more dogs I love, both rescues: my neighbor dog Goldie with her BFF, Dixie who was my dog until …

2018-08-26: Grace got a bit of attention from the guinea pig rescue staff for her vocal resistance to getting a …

2018-08-26: A united front of resistance on guinea pig spa day. We are overdue for nail trims, professionally …

2018-08-26: Apparently it is National Dog Day. I’d love to see the Micro.blog timeline full of dogs today! …

2018-08-25: It’s raining. Finally. Just the tiniest drizzle, but still. I’m so happy.

2018-08-24: How to Make Homemade Gin in the Instant Pot From the headline, I thought this would be bathtub gin …

2018-08-23: Who is going to 360iDev next week? We’ll have the second annual 360iDev Micro Meetup at …

2018-08-23: Per @mistercharlie at Cult of Mac, Drafts is coming for the Mac. I will dance a little jig. I may …

2018-08-22: I’ll be recording a special Q&A episode of Micro @monday with @manton in about an hour. …

2018-08-21: Reminder: Tomorrow I’m recording a special edition of Micro @monday Microcast with @manton. …

2018-08-21: We’re doing a special edition of Micro @monday Microcast with my first interviewee, @manton. …

2018-08-20: If you like dogs AND guinea pigs, you might like a lovely Instagram account piggiesandapitty that I …

2018-08-20: I used to be a proud Tarheel. I was naive in my college days about the fundamental, all-encompassing …

2018-08-20: New to Micro.blog? Today is Micro Monday. Each week, you are encouraged to recommend another …

2018-08-20: I’ve posted the latest Micro @monday Microcast. It was a fun episode for me, because @collin …

2018-08-20: For the Star Trek fans among us, including @davetreme whom I just discovered, we do have an official …

2018-08-20: (In other words, skydiving is my excuse for being slow at getting this week’s Micro @monday …

2018-08-20: I have suffered few physical side effects from jumping out of an airplane on Saturday: slight …

2018-08-19: For @martinfeld: Clockwise #245: Guinea Pig Hate Mail - Relay FM in which I complain to the founder …

2018-08-19: I did make a plan to go see Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at the Hollywood Theatre with @verso today, so I …

2018-08-18: I’ve been keeping mum about this because I didn’t want to make anyone worried, but today I took my …

2018-08-18: A lot of folks are using the Marfa theme on their MB hosted blogs, including me. It’s a nice …

2018-08-18: Kofi Annan was born on a Friday. I know that because Ghanaian names are traditionally based on the …

2018-08-17: The Stanford Marshmallow Experiment Is Bullshit. As explained by the inimitable @songadaymann …

2018-08-16: Today has been a podcasting marathon. Recorded two, edited one, and getting ready to edit another. I …

2018-08-16: In case you didn’t know, Micro.blog also offers podcast hosting. There are quite a few of us …

2018-08-16: Back to my favorite micro subject: my micro pets! Scenes from last night’s RadicchioFest. Guinea …

2018-08-16: Getting ready to record a new episode of SestraCast with Kathy. I had to turn off 3 fans and an …

2018-08-16: I get to see Chitty Chitty Bang Bang on the big screen again. The Hollywood Theater is doing a …

2018-08-15: Ada is more the optical illusion, @kimonostereo. She makes up in fluffiness what she lacks in bulk.

2018-08-15: For @DazeEnd. (Oh, the indignity of having to be weighed…but it’s necessary when you …

2018-08-15: We have new hay here (50% timothy, 50% orchard grass), and it is a HUGE hit with Ada and Grace. …

2018-08-15: Just saying, @Burk, we’d welcome you to the neighborhood! (But there are so many great …

2018-08-15: Last night, our usual Core Audio Karaoke group was down (weather? air quality?) to just me, @verso, …

2018-08-15: Oh cool, @timothybuck is here! I had the nicest chat with him on the Unco Podcast about Micro.blog’s …

2018-08-15: Micro.blog is designed to encourage thoughtful writing and interacting. If you are wondering whether …

2018-08-15: 9 years ago today, I was giving a workshop on how to use Twitter at the MacForce Summer Blast in …

2018-08-14: Core Audio karaoke meetup tonight at the awesome @voiceboxkaraoke. As usual, @verso is the …

2018-08-14: This is @jeffmc. We are at the Portland NSBeer. Jeff needs to start posting more on Micro.blog. …

2018-08-14: A new episode of the @JonCast is out. My 5-year-old nephew and I squeal with delight over the new …

2018-08-13: Dude, You Ruined The Mary Tyler Moore Theme Song I was excited to go to Minneapolis for the first time. I was there to support the launch of App …

2018-08-13: Micro Monday is here! It started out as an idea for an alternative Follow Friday (in January 2018), …

2018-08-13: Most guests on the Micro @monday Microcast are people I’ve never talked to before, which is …

2018-08-12: Who can turn the world on with a smile? (Who can get her cousin to take her on a pilgrimage to the …

2018-08-12: It had to happen. Guinea Pig Bridge, the best guinea pig video on YouTube, is now an adorable game …

2018-08-12: The Micro.blog community is doing well because we recognize that we are all human beings behind …

2018-08-11: We are going to have a busy Micro Monday, recommending all the great new people who’ve joined …

2018-08-11: You should follow @kulturnation and the Apple of The Day post. I learned a new word: pomologist. Or …

2018-08-11: Historic Capital of Gluten.

2018-08-11: I’m looking forward to a morning of siteseeing with my cousin today. Minneapolis is the first …

2018-08-10: This is Hailey. She’s my dog cousin. Best dog in Minneapolis, I’m sure.

2018-08-10: I slightly revised my Guide to Micro.blog For People Who Have A Love/Hate Relationship With …

2018-08-10: I posted a short Micro @monday Extra episode. It’s a short chat at the Minneapolis meetup with …

2018-08-10: Uh-oh, it’s a 48-hour X-Files marathon. I can stop watching anytime I want.

2018-08-09: Watching X-Files at 2 a.m. because insomnia + time zone difference + hotel cable surfing. 🤷🏼‍♀️

2018-08-09: Just posted Friday’s episode of @theweeklyreview because it’s Friday somewhere! This one …

2018-08-09: The “groaning” board, an amazing collection of patés and pickled vegetables, which I am enjoying …

2018-08-08: Super fun to hang out with @patrickrhone in Minneapolis. I know you’re jealous but don’t hate me.

2018-08-08: Weird little piece of trivia I happen to know: in How I Met Your Mother, whenever Marshall (Jason …

2018-08-08: On my way to Minneapolis for the first time. When I was a kid, I watched hours and hours of The Mary …

2018-08-07: Grace is subjected to unwanted snuggles in her cuddle cup. Why doesn’t Ada stay in her own cuddle …

2018-08-07: Even if you don’t know German, you should follow @kulturnation’s Apfel des Tages (Apple …

2018-08-06: App Camp For Girls gets the spotlight feature in the App Store. 😱 Cool Kids Code

2018-08-06: And don’t forget to help our growing community with your suggestions of who to follow on …

2018-08-06: I’m a little late posting today’s Micro Monday episode with @Lioncourt. I’ve been …

2018-08-01: Typed-up tweets on index cards posted by @jack reminded me that I “tweeted” for a week …

2018-07-30: In case you don’t know… Micro Monday is our answer to follow Friday, except instead of …

2018-07-30: Sorry I am late posting today’s Micro Monday interview with Jason Burk. Would you believe that …

2018-07-29: We are so lucky to have a great airport in Portland. America’s Only Airport Cinema: A Look Inside …

2018-07-28: For @markmcelroy.

2018-07-27: A shout out as a public service to some folks in a thread on Twitter who want to follow each other …

2018-07-27: By this unscientific measure, I’m impressed with the burst of activity on Micro.blog: I …

2018-07-27: On the new episode of @theweeklyreview, I find $400 in checks I forgot to cash in less than two …

2018-07-26: (Sorry for all the trial and error on that last post. I should have figured out quicker that the …

2018-07-26: Is anyone else attending 360iDev in Denver, August 26-29? I would like to organize another Micro …

2018-07-26: Reminder: We having a Micro Meetup at lunch time on August 9 in Minneapolis! I hope to see you …

2018-07-26: I’m following @mistercharlie here because he shares his great tips from Cult of Mac, like …

2018-07-26: Here we go. 🛴 Portland issues permits allowing e-scooter companies to begin operations

2018-07-25: Marathon of the Apes starts on August 4. I can go to 1, 2, 3 and 5. Does anyone want to join me at …

2018-07-25: I ran some errands today, and listened to a batch of microcasts. Yay, microcast.club and @aaronpk! …

2018-07-25: The strength of this young Swedish woman, who refused to sit down on a flight to prevent an Afghani …

2018-07-25: The grocery clerk automatically gave me the senior discount! And I’m psyched, not insulted. Hey, 10% …

2018-07-25: For the latest influx of new Micro.blog members (👋): this post I wrote might be helpful for …

2018-07-24: Ever since my 5-year-old nephew was a guest on Guinea Pig Wheekly, he always asks to make another …

2018-07-24: My #1 niece, the working stiff.

2018-07-24: My #1 nephew, the working stiff.

2018-07-24: Here is the latest list of our Slack channels: #bugs, #code, #community, #design, #feeds, #followme, …

2018-07-24: Just a reminder (or an announcement if you are new-ish to Micro.blog): We have a Slack, which is a …

2018-07-24: The key to all the podcasts I do is Auphonic, recommended to me by @manton. It processes your audio …

2018-07-24: I described my mobile podcasting setup. Most podcasts I record in my office with these tools: …

2018-07-23: I am still loving the lightweight mobile podcast studio that consists of: iPhone 8 Plus Shure MV-88 …

2018-07-23: Back in Portland, and straightening out my podcast posting mixup from earlier. I apologize to the …

2018-07-23: I posted an extra edition of Micro Monday Microcast, recorded with @verso at the airport, but …

2018-07-23: Made it to O’Hare with @verso in plenty of time for our flight, so we are cooking up plans for next …

2018-07-23: Despite my initial resolve not to watch the new Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 trailer, I broke down …

2018-07-23: This week on the Micro @monday Microcast, I talk to @endonend, aka Jason Dettbarn. Spoiler: we do …

2018-07-23: We have some new faces on Micro.blog, and it’s Monday, so I should explain what Micro Monday …

2018-07-22: This is how I finish all my presentations to leave the audience with warm fuzzy feels. 😇

2018-07-22: Me and newly-minted microblogger @kirschen at Macstock. We’ve been pals since the Macworld days, …

2018-07-22: Here’s @maccast launching into his Markdown talk, despite being a tad intimidated because Markdown …

2018-07-22: I’m watching a demo of TextExpander by @verso at #Macstock and wondering why I don’t have an …

2018-07-21: The ultimate KJ (karaoke jockey) is @verso, ably assisted by @spsheridan. It’s not easy running a …

2018-07-21: I was expecting maybe 10 people at the microblogging “deep dive” this afternoon. After …

2018-07-21: Welcome to @bobbyandi, who came to my hands-on session and are now microblogging. BTW, I think we …

2018-07-21: My talk on Microblogging at Macstock went well. I hope I inspired some folks to come to this …

2018-07-20: My motivation for doing @theweeklyreview podcast with @jamesdempsey was to have someone to hold me …

2018-07-19: I brought gifts for the Chartier Chicago menagerie. A plush champagne for Oscar and a cuddle cup for …

2018-07-19: Ran into an old pal on my flight to Chicago. It’s been 8 years. I didn’t know he was a flight …

2018-07-19: Hello 4 a.m., my old friend. At least this morning’s insomnia is well-timed for me to get up …

2018-07-18: There is one spot left in App Camp Minneapolis, August 6-10. Because of a generous sponsorship, the …

2018-07-18: Minneapolis microbloggers: with the kind help of @patrickrhone, I’ve scheduled a Micro Meetup …

2018-07-17: Rozella and me. She took care of me from age 3 to 18.

2018-07-17: How is it I’ve never visited the Rhododendron Garden? During an unexpected break in today’s …

2018-07-16: “We cannot mortgage the material assets of our grandchildren without risking the loss also of their …

2018-07-16: I was lucky to catch @EddieHinkle for an episode of Micro @monday, just a week before he and his …

2018-07-14: Clearing out stuff from my office. What is this? (Quarter is for size perspective.) I have so much …

2018-07-13: I suggest that Barack Obama needs a microblog. I couldn’t help myself, when I see him using …

2018-07-12: I am excited Tatiana Maslany has been nominated for a second Best Actress Emmy for Orphan Black. The …

2018-07-11: App Camp For Girls Seattle session was featured on local television. I am so proud of the …

2018-07-10: This sighting is about a mile from my house. Keeping the guinea pigs inside…as always. Cougar …

2018-07-10: Apparently I didn’t download any apps on Day One. I remember Koi Pond as my favorite in those early …

2018-07-10: I just posted the latest episode of SestraCast. Kathy and I have had a few weeks off, but now that …

2018-07-09: My order from @startrek365 arrived today. Original artwork depicting my favorite series. 🖖

2018-07-09: For @modernlittleme. A houseguest left me a surprise hedgehog a few years back, which lives on the …

2018-07-09: I’ve been remiss in posting guinea pig photos. #guineapigs

2018-07-09: Micro Monday: follow @liz and wish her well on the Seattle App Camp For Girls session starting …

2018-07-09: It was really delightful chatting with @eli in this week’s Micro @monday podcast. Give it a …

2018-07-06: This week on @TheWeeklyReview: getting back to basics after a week where both @jamesdempsey and I …

2018-07-02: My apologies for no Micro Monday episode this week. Check out these podcasts from Micro.blog …

2018-06-27: It’s very basic, but I have welltempered.net running as a WordPress site, integrated with …

2018-06-26: Micro Meetup! A great end to Day One of the Indie Web Summit. The Micro.blog community is awesome. …

2018-06-26: At Von Ebert Brewing with @manton, @dori, @aaronpk, @cleverdevil, @shinyobject, @jgmac1106. They …

2018-06-26: Annual mutual admiration society meeting with @cleverdevil at Indie Web Summit.

2018-06-26: Exciting to see Indigenous getting recognition from @t at the Indie Web Summit. WTG, @EddieHinkle. …

2018-06-25: Ada enjoying some pets from her new favorite treat dispenser, I mean person, Dori. #guineapigs

2018-06-25: So glad @Dori is here for the Indie Web Summit… and to meet Ada (and Grace!) finally.

2018-06-25: Portland Micro Meetup details: we’ll be at Von Ebert Brewing, 131 NW 13th Ave. @manton, …

2018-06-25: I had a lot of fun chatting with @vanessa on this week’s Micro Monday episode. Don’t …

2018-06-24: It’s 89 in Portland, 73 in Seattle. That is quite a difference. If I wasn’t already on …

2018-06-23: Celebrating a birthday with one of my oldest dearest friends. Another big birthday decade begins for …

2018-06-23: Reminder: please RSVP for the Micro Meetup in Portland. Manton will be in town. 🙂 …

2018-06-23: Hello, Amtrak Cascades. Long time, no see. Seattle-bound.

2018-06-22: Portland Micro Meetup with @manton next week! We are planning to meet up on Tuesday, June 26, after …

2018-06-22: In our latest episode, @jamesdempsey and I take on @verso’s questions in the latest episode of …

2018-06-20: After One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest last week, I wanted to rewatch Voyager S3E1 Basics (Part II) …

2018-06-20: I’m coming to Minneapolis for App Camp For Girls, Aug. 8-11. Let’s have a Micro meetup. …

2018-06-20: My nieces Paige and Zion had fun recording Guinea Pig Wheekly with me. I had fun recording it on the …

2018-06-20: Not sure what drama ensued overnight, but someone flipped their pigloo. #guineapigs

2018-06-19: $2450. 😮 A couple has raised almost $7M for RAICES in 4 days. That is pretty amazing…though I …

2018-06-19: Oh my goodness. Or your goodness, more accurately. It’s an even $2000, with one more donation in …

2018-06-18: Wow. At this time yesterday, I was feeling defeated and depressed over what our country is doing to …

2018-06-18: A civilized drink on my own before joining up with my family zoo for birthday shenanigans. I am …

2018-06-18: Best. Banker. Ever. Of course, Steven aka @lifesgotmelifted knew it was my birthday and he …

2018-06-18: My thanks to @mnmltek for joining me on the Micro @monday microcast this week. I am a fan of …

2018-06-18: Got dressed and ready to launch Portland App Camp today. Drove downtown. Got a coffee. And checked …

2018-06-18: Fast forward 4 hours. I got a little sleep, and woke up to find my ACLU fundraiser is up to $935. …

2018-06-18: It’s my birthday eve but I couldn’t sleep. I don’t feel like celebrating. So I …

2018-06-17: My dad with the grandpig.

2018-06-17: On Father’s Day, don’t forget your friends who have lost their dads. I’m lucky to …

2018-06-16: Quite possibly my favorite YouTube video, certainly my favorite Doubleclicks video. This Is My Jam …

2018-06-15: For @Bruce.

2018-06-15: I think their noses might be too small for touch screens, @smokey.

2018-06-14: It’s been fun having @jamesdempsey here in Portland for Core Audio karaoke and Incredibles 2 …

2018-06-14: The Usual Monkey Wrench For the first time, @jamesdempsey and I recorded an episode of …

2018-06-13: I might have gotten a bit strident about the lack of a guinea pig emoji. But it was fun chatting …

2018-06-13: Not waiting for Micro Monday to express my happiness that my friend @dori has joined us. We met at a …

2018-06-13: Happy 15th birthday, Smile! @macgreg: Smile History: PageSender, a Fax Story smle.us/1mbi8 No …

2018-06-11: Today for Micro Monday, I want to recommend @abouthalf, who posts lots of gorgeous art, created by …

2018-06-11: Micro Monday began as as a ritual to provide one thoughtful suggestion of another community member …

2018-06-11: So @brentsimmons is not doing prepared talks anymore. I’m glad he announced this publicly: …

2018-06-11: Remember how I said I wanted to do nano-interviews at the Micro.blog meetup last week. Well, I lost …

2018-06-10: The first time I’ve seen One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest on the big screen. From a series of films …

2018-06-10: Back at the @hollywoodtheatr for a different mind trip.

2018-06-09: I have to admit I still feel discouraged at the various WWDC events and talks I attend, seeing the …

2018-06-09: I’m addicted to Lee Draws 365 Star Trek Scribbles and have already purchased two featuring Voyager. …

2018-06-08: In my post-WWDC recuperation, I’m redefining the notion of bathtub gin. 🛀 🍸

2018-06-08: The Weekly Review - 7: Red Hot Poker Mode. @jamesdempsey and I wrestle with our complicated feelings …

2018-06-07: In other Micro Meetup news, @manton will be in Portland for the Indie Web Summit. Pencil in June 26 …

2018-06-07: On the plane, so ready to go home! The Portland forecast has three days of rain. Yay! I had a great …

2018-06-05: In case you are wondering: @Burk looks much more like his “Memoji” than his previous …

2018-06-05: Outdoor podcasting in progress.

2018-06-04: On the list of people I miss this year at WWDC: @collin. Live karaoke at 2014 Loop Bash, singing …

2018-06-04: Going after that brand new WWDC pin on Micro.blog! (I’m sitting with my pals at Next Door …

2018-06-04: My plan for next week’s Micro Monday Microcast is to put together a collection of nano-sized …

2018-06-04: I had a great time chatting with @fiona for today’s Micro @monday Microcast! Whether …

2018-06-02: For @danielpunkass. Red Sweater is represented.

2018-06-02: I’m planning to check out Santa Clara Valley Brewing with @manton this evening. Anyone want to join …

2018-06-02: Oh wow, it’s soooo sunny here in San Jose. I’ve lost my Florida native ability to tolerate it after …

2018-06-01: Finished practicing for the James Dempsey and the Breakpoints show, and started playing the Buffy …

2018-06-01: We set up a workaround for “Ticket-geddon”. livenearwwdc.com Pleased to see the sales are back to …

2018-06-01: WWDC Eve Manton: “Rolled out a series of performance improvements tonight for posting on …

2018-06-01: We posted the latest @TheWeeklyReview episode, Productivity Nerd Christmas. We celebrate …

2018-05-31: I recorded with my new Shure MV88. I decided not to use Wavelength for capture, assuming there would …

2018-05-31: I figured out how to get work done while nephew wrangling: invite him to guest on all my podcasts, …

2018-05-31: Telltale evidence that this is a pancake breakfast made by an auntie… 😇

2018-05-30: Keep it up @bruce and @simonwoods, and that reply-character-limit bug will get promoted to the top …

2018-05-30: If you are in San Jose next week, please come to two things I am organizing: 2nd Annual WWDC …

2018-05-30: I loved as much as you will receive carried out right here. The sketch is tasteful, your authored …

2018-05-30: If you want to hear more from @vishae after our Micro Monday episode, listen to the latest episode …

2018-05-30: I will be hula hooping live this hour on our local Fox station. My teacher @somaticskristin is doing …

2018-05-29: Stunning. And more than a little unsettling. 🤖

2018-05-29: Happy birthday to my first honorary niece. I held this one when she was a tiny baby (her parents …

2018-05-28: I don’t know why, but every time, after their radicchio snack has been consumed, Ada crosses over …

2018-05-28: Many thanks to @smokey for making the time to chat with me on Micro @monday Microcast. We had a …

2018-05-27: Reminder: we are holding the 2nd Annual Micro.blog WWDC Lunchtime Meetup on June 5. If you are …

2018-05-27: A Tweetstorm Stitched Back Together To Share (and Keep) A couple weeks ago, I was inspired by microblogger Fiona Voss, who wrote, “Let’s start by swearing …

2018-05-26: I give a short intro to my talk on Microblogging in this episode of MacVoices: The Road to MacStock. …

2018-05-26: New from Trint transcripton: a “Vocab Builder” to add frequently-mangled words and …

2018-05-26: Lady Bird is the 99 cent rental film on iTunes right now. I loved this film! 🎬 PS. 99rental.com is a …

2018-05-25: I saw Solo. It’s been awhile since I went on opening night. I also saw trailers for 3 films …

2018-05-25: The new @theweeklyreview is up! James and I put some popular productivity metaphors through the …

2018-05-25: “I know how you can get bogged down with emails so I wanted to follow up on my previous …

2018-05-23: Niecelet is back home for the summer.

2018-05-22: RSVP for Micro.blog Lunchtime Meetup at WWDC / June 5th Everyone is welcome. Bring your own lunch. We’ll decide the exact time and location on June …

2018-05-22: My second walk with Lola. Last one was in the cold rain of March. Today is gorgeous. Such a …

2018-05-21: I had a great chat with Mike Haynes, @mikedotfm for the Micro Monday Microcast. He created @dialog, …

2018-05-21: Are you doing a microcast? I’m creating a directory. Fill out this short form and I’ll …

2018-05-21: I posted an email interview I conducted with @hartlco, Martin Hartl, on @monday. I asked him about …

2018-05-20: Oh, this is new, from the transcription service: “Trint now offers ‘English – All …

2018-05-20: I have gotten behind on Micro @monday transcripts. I’m sorry, everyone who is waiting to read …

2018-05-20: I really wanted to go to Royal Wedding…in 1973. I even wrote a letter to Buckingham Palace to …

2018-05-20: If you are in the Chicago area July 21-22, come to Macstock! I’ll be there speaking about …

2018-05-19: I have great guests coming up for the next Micro Mondays! (And I’ve already had 10 great …

2018-05-19: Rating the fortune cookie fortunes I’ve been collecting. “A goal is a dream with a deadline” was the …

2018-05-19: Welcome to Micro.blog to my pal @kerri9494. That makes three librarians here (that I know of) …

2018-05-18: So apparently 1-5 North is closed in Tacoma? My Seattle friends are driving throughout Portland …

2018-05-18: One of my favorite microcasts is by @mnmltek. The May15 episode was not about tech, but rather how …

2018-05-18: I noted this comment from @aleen: “I don’t know why people would follow me if they …

2018-05-18: I talked to @jgamet and Bryan Chaffin on The Mac Observer’s Daily Observations podcast. Thanks …

2018-05-18: The latest episode of @theweeklyreview is now available. @jamesdempsey and I are a little surprised …

2018-05-17: For @schuth. I dug this up from the Wayback Machine, the CocoaConf where I first spoke about these …

2018-05-17: I am a fan of Sammus, a rapper, gamer, and Ph.D. candidate wrapped into one. She’s an amazing …

2018-05-17: Well, that wasn’t very smart: I bought my tickets for 2001 at @hollywoodtheatr weeks ago. For …

2018-05-17: The Hollywood Theatre (@hollywoodtheatr) in Portland has added additional 70mm screenings of the new …

2018-05-16: From a friend who listened to “Brute Forcing Our Way To Inbox Zero”on @theweeklyreview: “I listened …

2018-05-16: Exactly. Why not a delicious taco for dinner?

2018-05-16: I am creating a directory of microcasts. If you are doing one, and would like to be listed, please …

2018-05-16: This is why I do a podcast called The Weekly Review (theweeklyreview.fm) with my good friend James …

2018-05-16: They don’t call us the Rose City for nothing. Every year I feel gratitude toward the previous owners …

2018-05-16: This project to create Micro.blog swag for sale fills me with all the happy feels. Thank you, …

2018-05-15: I fixed the issue with Micro @monday 10 with @vishae, and it’s now available in mono. You …

2018-05-15: Are any Micro.blog folks doing microcasts or podcasts in German? Ich würde gerne zuhören. (Ich habe …

2018-05-15: This has probably been obvious to many of you but I never thought about it quite like this. From …

2018-05-14: For @jagtalon. This is what I’m picturing. 😸

2018-05-14: My Micro Monday pick for today is @fiona because I love this bit she wrote: “Let’s start …

2018-05-14: The new Micro @monday podcast should hit your feeds very shortly. I had a great chat with @vishae in …

2018-05-14: I am looking forward to IndieWeb Summit in Portland! Who else will be there? (This post is my RSVP.) …

2018-05-12: I can’t take credit for her academic excellence but I like to think I had a hand in Clara’s pop …

2018-05-12: Graduation season commences. My honorary niece Clara completes her college career in an …

2018-05-11: Tesla (the dog) helped me demo @becky’s Snapthread for my friend and intrepid tech …

2018-05-10: I’m very proud of my 4-year-old nephew. He built his own smartphone during our overnight …

2018-05-10: On Twitter, app developers get deluged with complaints if users have to pay a couple bucks for an …

2018-05-10: Babysitting bonus: I have a kid to take to Slappy Cakes, my favorite breakfast place where you get …

2018-05-09: I’m 12 hours into a 28-hour stint of babysitting my 4-year-old nephew. In loco parentis, emphasis on …

2018-05-09: For @modernlittleme and anyone else who needs Emergency Guinea Pigs. (It’s finally warm enough …

2018-05-09: I really like that Icro’s App Store description includes a link to the Micro.blog Community …

2018-05-08: Somehow I forgot about one of my favorite albums, Joe Jackson’s Night And Day (1982). Listening …

2018-05-08: I am utterly worn out. Yesterday’s trip to San Jose with the late flight home. Nephew-wrangling …

2018-05-08: Babysitting bonus: art lessons from my nephew.

2018-05-08: Looking forward to Core Audio Karaoke tonight! Portland microbloggers: we sing at VoiceBox East …

2018-05-07: I went to a meeting at the spaceship today. It is incredibly stunning. And pristine. (This photo is …

2018-05-07: Jess, aka @herself, from Wellington is this week’s guest on the Micro Monday Microcast! (PS. If you …

2018-05-06: I had a blast talking with @blankbaby about Star Trek: Voyager and why I created a Voyager viewer’s …

2018-05-05: My pal @Kyeli just informed me that Season 20 of Midsomer Murders is out on Acorn. She and her wife …

2018-05-05: My first Lyft of the morning took me out to downtown Camas. Beautiful drive, with Mt. Hood slightly …

2018-05-04: “We Are The True Cutest Creatures In All The Empire.”

2018-05-04: I cleaned up the duplicates after importing my Instagram photos. There was no shortcut. I had posted …

2018-05-04: Back to walking dogs. I call it the fitness program where they pay YOU by the mile. This is Oso. He …

2018-05-04: The latest episode of The Weekly Review is posted. Making Space For What’s Truly Important: …

2018-05-03: Plantain soup recipe for @schuth. (I only have it in paper format, not even OCR’d! So 20th …

2018-05-03: I should have taken a minute to think through the Instagram import before clicking OK. I forgot that …

2018-05-03: I updated my Guide to Micro.blog For People Who Have a Love/Hate Relationship With Twitter to …

2018-05-03: My Apple Watch woke me at 6:30 AM Austin time, i.e. 2 hours early. I felt sleepy and wondered why it …

2018-05-02: My happy place. (When it’s not below 60 degrees and raining.) This is the Oregon I love. When it …

2018-05-01: WWCWF. (World Wide Cucumber Wrestling Federation.) #guineapigs

2018-05-01: I’m posting again on @lyft_shifts. Notes on interesting rides, updates on my driver rating …

2018-04-30: This is my favorite photo of @jamesdempsey, taken by me at WWDC 2016 when I had a badge and he …

2018-04-30: Now that @jamesdempsey is back, I choose him as my Micro Monday pick. We just started a podcast …

2018-04-30: So excited!!! I’m doing a new podcast with my good friend @jamesdempsey! On @theweeklyreview, …

2018-04-30: The newest Micro Monday Microcast is posted. My guest is Sergio Ruiz, @sergio_101, …

2018-04-29: I am a little sunburned from a week in Texas.☀️ That’s another reason I am most at home in …

2018-04-29: I was calling this the Jenga building before I learned everyone in Austin calls it that. …

2018-04-29: For the benefit of all you cool people who have recently joined the community: tomorrow is Micro …

2018-04-29: It’s funny using the Icro beta and seeing everybody’s real names. Your @ names are so ingrained in …

2018-04-28: The 2nd Annual WWDC Micro.blog Meetup is planned for lunch time on Tuesday, June 5. We are waiting …

2018-04-28: Who is enjoying microcasts? Which ones have you subscribed to? (Besides Guinea Pig Wheekly!) …

2018-04-27: On my way to get a tattoo to remember this great visit to Austin and #PeersConf. (Just kidding.)

2018-04-27: “Everybody wants to write reusable code, and no one wants to reuse someone else’s …

2018-04-27: I have been disappointed often in Airbnb. Not this time. This little Austin studio with a …

2018-04-26: This new design from Piggie Parodies is super cute, but @sketchbookb’s unicorn design is possibly …

2018-04-26: 🌮☕️🌮☕️🌮☕️🌮☕️🌮☕️ 👉 @manton: “Having a great time at Peers. Reminder: we’re having Micro.blog …

2018-04-26: So @DazeEnd is a great teacher. He even makes email fascinating. #PeersConf 💁‍♂️📬

2018-04-26: A fantastically handy translation iOS app, Boomerang by @ishabazz and @heidi_helen, is great even if …

2018-04-26: Coming to Peers Conf has eased the FOMO I was still afflicted with after missing the Release Notes …

2018-04-24: Announcement: “Those of you sitting in window seats probably got a good look at the Southwest …

2018-04-24: This Woman Wrote Her Novel At A Tire Store And Now They Are Her Biggest Fans cc: @PhoneBoy 😁

2018-04-24: The slightly larger, darker type in Icro could be the factor that wins me over. Because I’m in that …

2018-04-24: Headed to Austin today. I’ll be working with @Manton plotting world domination via …

2018-04-23: The latest episode of SestraCast is available. We are up to S3E2. I am happy to know there are some …

2018-04-23: A new Guinea Pig Wheekly is out. I found myself overthinking what is suppose to be a little fun …

2018-04-23: On Micro Monday, a shout to @mmarfil for the new Marfa theme and @roelwillems for the excellent help …

2018-04-23: Check out the last Micro @monday Microcast! I had such a good time chatting with @rosemaryorchard, …

2018-04-22: Tonight I agreed to go skydiving with my nephew as a high school graduation present. He doesn’t want …

2018-04-22: It’s been a while since I made some real noise.

2018-04-22: The best suggestion for a revised headline for the @newyorker came from @hlship on Twitter: “The …

2018-04-22: Thought while drinking my first coffee on a Sunday morning: Is there a reason that [this New Yorker …

2018-04-21: Thanks to @roelwillems, I successfully customized the colors in the new Marfa theme for yet another …

2018-04-20: Finished butternut squash soup with coconut milk. I don’t know why it took me so long to get an …

2018-04-20: There’s still time to get the File A Radar t-shirt by @ishabazz and @heidi_helen. (Or the sequel: …

2018-04-20: I am sometimes embarrassed at how long it takes me to realize I need a new TextExpander snippet. In …

2018-04-20: Trint, the transcription service, asks you to choose a single English accent the speakers on your …

2018-04-20: Grace and Ada say: “Have a Nice Wheekend!” #guineapigs

2018-04-20: Is there a podcast app that allows you to create a playlist based on length of episode? Because that …

2018-04-19: Feeling happy! I just finished a podcast competition of Doctor Who trivia and did not come in last, …

2018-04-19: Transcribing the Micro Monday Microcast is very eye-opening. I recommend doing the free trial at …

2018-04-19: My Orphan Black prizes from BBCAmerica arrived! The promised prop is one of Helena’s sketches, which …

2018-04-19: This is a cool idea for a microcast: Chompers, two minutes twice a day to entertain kids while they …

2018-04-18: A couple of Micro.blog meetups for your calendars, should you be in the vicinity: April 27, 8:30 …

2018-04-17: Doing a little doggie day care for my neighbors today. Poppy == 2 guinea pigs.

2018-04-16: If you aren’t a fan of @TheDoubleclicks yet, you should check out their live show NOW: …

2018-04-16: Follow @monday for the latest episodes of the Micro Monday Microcast. You can also subscribe in your …

2018-04-16: It’s Micro Monday again. In today’s microcast episode, I talk to @cheesemaker, who developed Sunlit …

2018-04-14: I’m excited about the forthcoming Drafts 5. I live in this app by @Agiletortoise.

2018-04-13: Great review of Wavelength by @mistercharlie on Cult of Mac. I admit that I love going totally …

2018-04-12: Daniel Steinberg, aka @dimsumthinking, is one of my idols in teaching, writing, and speaking. I …

2018-04-12: I love that this is my father’s iPad wallpaper. I set it up 3 years ago, but he hasn’t changed …

2018-04-12: I just added #microcast to our other Slack Channels: #bugs, #code, #community, #followme, …

2018-04-12: Guinea Pig Wheekly: My first microcast with @wavelength! I did everything with the iPhone, including …

2018-04-11: All you intrepid microbloggers are making me very happy today! Busy, but really really happy to be …

2018-04-11: 👉 from @JohnPhilpin “On Micro.Blog I have done what I usually do - follow everyone who I see …

2018-04-11: I love waking up to find new old friends on Micro.blog. 👋 @rohdesign

2018-04-10: I wrote this guide with Twitter users in mind. We’ve seen an uptick in folks trying out …

2018-04-10: A Guide to Micro.blog For People Who Have A Love/Hate Relationship With Twitter TL;DR You don’t have to choose between the platforms, but here are some of the ways that they …

2018-04-09: My dad hanging out with the grandpiggies.

2018-04-09: My Micro Monday pick for today is @tabularasa. A violinist, photographer, and Afrofuturist, all …

2018-04-09: Today’s Micro Monday microcast ran a teensy bit longer than planned because @kitt turned the …

2018-04-08: My dad and my #1 nephew. Daddy’s 83 this week, nephew just turned 18.

2018-04-08: Tomorrow’s Micro Monday Microcast Ep. 5 is another fun one. Have you already listened to Eps. 1-4 …

2018-04-08: My first RPG experience: Star Trek Adventures with my pals from The Incomparable network. We did a …

2018-04-07: Micro.blog Community Guidelines. As we welcome a new wave of members, I’d like to highlight …

2018-04-07: “If you don’t weed your garden, you’re just gardening weeds." – Derek Powazek …

2018-04-06: Inbox Zero requires vigilance. I’m glad I’m working on this special soon-not-secret project with …

2018-04-06: How to weigh a guinea pig. (Grace is twice the size of a standard pet guinea pig. She’s part cuy, …

2018-04-06: Guinea Pigs Decide: Radicchio vs. Butter Lettuce. (I had no doubt they would both want the same …

2018-04-06: My time would probably be better spent on a fresh post welcoming new users and getting them started …

2018-04-06: Revising my draft post about how I optimize my use of Twitter and Micro.blog together. 🙄

2018-04-03: “I made special blue orange juice.” - my 4-year old nephew. BRB, free-range babysitting …

2018-04-02: Thanks to @patrickrhone for taking the time to do this week’s Micro @monday Microcast! I …

2018-04-01: Hanukkah gelt from the Easter bunny? Happy ecumenical holiday.

2018-03-30: Million dollar idea: watches for dogs. They vibrate at dinner time. I’m pupsitting for my dog niece …

2018-03-30: It’s time for an RSS Revival, says Wired.

2018-03-28: I feel like The Bionic Woman now. Fear my bite, bad guys! (Follow-up appointment today with the …

2018-03-28: This is an old photo, but it’s exactly what @uipoptart and I would have looked like, had we watched …

2018-03-27: Guinea pig socks. Many thanks to my pal @cassifras47!

2018-03-27: Micro-meetup! Me and @jeffmc at NSBeer.

2018-03-27: Tuesday Tip: Powells Daily Dose. Every day, a curated suggestion of one book recommended by a …

2018-03-26: At the end of a long but fun day with my Seattle friends visiting… I can’t forget to do …

2018-03-26: Grace and Ada get their nail trims and ear checks at @pdxguineapigs March Guinea Pig Spa event. (The …

2018-03-26: Woo-hoo, the latest Micro @monday Microcast is posted. An interview with @kimonostereo! Check it …

2018-03-26: I did not mean to stay up late enough to say “Hey, it’s Micro Monday!" (At least it is here in …

2018-03-25: We are waiting for Guinea Pig spa, put on by the amazing Portland Guinea Pig Rescue. Word has got …

2018-03-24: I’m ramping up on a new project that I will be excited to share soon. As part of the prep for …

2018-03-23: I published Star Trek: Voyager – A Viewer’s Guide. A labor of love and of frustration—I get annoyed …

2018-03-23: Happy Friday (unless it’s Saturday where you are). You have three days to think about your …

2018-03-23: I was sick for a while, so I didn’t have anything new to post at @lyft_shifts. Now it’s …

2018-03-20: Suki was a speedy pup last time we walked, but today she was in a stop-and-smell-the flowers state …

2018-03-19: I know I’ve mentioned him before, but today I declare @macgreg to be my Micro Monday pick. I had the …

2018-03-19: I was sorry to see UNC out of the tournament so soon, especially in a loss by their biggest …

2018-03-19: It’s Micro Monday, and our second episode of the Micro @monday Microcast has been posted. This …

2018-03-18: Pairs well with radicchio, @macgreg.

2018-03-18: Using a cool app called #Vorto that lets you make flash cards in many languages. “Morskaya svinka” …

2018-03-17: I’ve been using (or trying to use) Siri more to decide if I really really want a HomePod. Siri must …

2018-03-16: My hero. (Almost ready to release my Complete Guide to Watching Star Trek: Voyager. A few more …

2018-03-16: Micro Monday tip: favorite the posts you really like so you remember them when Monday comes around. …

2018-03-16: It’s Friday! Time to start thinking about who your Micro Monday pick will be and why. Your …

2018-03-15: Had A Couple Great Dogs To Walk This Week 2018-03-13 Lola. L-O-L-A. Lola. 2018-03-15 Winnie. Named Best Dog in Portland in a survey of one …

2018-03-15: Oops, I forgot that photos can’t go in a reply post, even if you try to trick the system by …

2018-03-15: So glad to see @aaronpk, @verso, @jw and @incanus. Even @cheesemaker was there! (We will set a …

2018-03-15: This is Winnie. According to her profile, she is the best dog in Portland. I would put her in the …

2018-03-14: First Homebrew Website Club / Microblogging meetup. @aaronpk made a sign. I think this is the first …

2018-03-14: I’m at Rogue Eastside Pub (former Green Dragon for the first meetup of Homebrew Website / Micro.blog …

2018-03-14: Per @jamesdempsey: Save The WWDC Date: Wed Night, June 6. James Dempsey and the Breakpoints, LIVE …

2018-03-14: Just finished recording Episode 2 Micro @monday Microcast. Such a fun guest! I can’t wait to …

2018-03-13: 2017: Inaugural WWDC Micro.blog Meetup. We’ll set a date for this year soon. Hope to see a …

2018-03-13: This is Lola, just about to shake off all the rain. She was a great dog to walk today, my first one …

2018-03-12: I was so excited about the new Micro Monday Microcast, I almost forgot to post my Micro Monday …

2018-03-12: Micro Monday is now a microcast too! Your Micro Monday recommendations will help us find future …

2018-03-12: Microbrew and Microblog is teaming up with Homebrew Website Club to kick off local Portland …

2018-03-12: Green Plantain Soup is delicious. / @wyatt @klandwehr

2018-03-12: Welcome @cleverangel! Glad to have you here. 🙋‍♀️

2018-03-11: Ready for the immersion blender. My Le Creuset was really perfect for this. It only cooks 40 minutes …

2018-03-11: Trying a new recipe I picked up at @newseasonsmarket yesterday: Green Plaintain Soup. The sample at …

2018-03-10: I’ve drafted a comprehensive viewing guide for Star Trek: Voyager as a constructive response to …

2018-03-09: Oh no! Special coffee mug with sentimental value is kaput. (Looks over at @macgreg. 🙏)

2018-03-09: My awesome friends @kyeli @pace212 from Austin are here. Visiting them was one of the best things …

2018-03-09: Congrats, @michal! (German font might need to be smaller. As always… 😂)

2018-03-09: Whole30 Week 2 Highlights (#sunlitapp) 2018-03-06 Grilled pork chop, sweet potato fries, brussels sprouts, homemade mayonnaise 2018-03-07 …

2018-03-07: Yesterday I thought, “Wow, it would be a great day to go to Council Crest.”* And then I got a Lyft …

2018-03-07: Sunlit 2.0 for iOS is out today. It’s a photoblogging tool you can use with Instagram to publish to …

2018-03-07: Today’s Whole30 breakfast photo is so pretty, I want to share it right now. Butternut Squash …

2018-03-07: Portland-area folks: I’m finally over the plague and ready to organize a micro meetup. I set …

2018-03-07: Just posted all my Whole30 food photos with Sunlit. I did Whole30 in 2015, when I learned that I …

2018-03-07: I'm Doing the Whole30; It Forces Me To Cook And Plan 2018-03-02 Kale Mushroom Scramble; Meatballs and “Zupenne” (when I’m not in the mood for …

2018-03-06: If you want to see the action version of guinea pigs running to get their vitamins as I sing the …

2018-03-06: Daily treat! Vitamin C tabs are like cookies to Grace and Ada. #guineapigs

2018-03-05: Lost track of time and the calendar. It’s Monday again? 😮 One of my favorite people and my Micro …

2018-03-04: At pet first aid class, I learned our local our vet emergency hospital sees an average of one case …

2018-03-03: Pet first aid class at @dovelewispdx. George is the best dog!

2018-03-02: After two weeks of being sick and two days healthy break at my happy place, I feel ready to join the …

2018-02-18: I got sick and had to skip out on @gallifreyone. I got to see a few fun things before realizing I …

2018-02-16: If the Weeping Angels are checking in, I won’t be able to sleep. 😱

2018-02-16: Gallifrey One would not be complete without a Dalek. 😱

2018-02-16: Gallifrey One would not be complete without a Dalek. 😱

2018-02-16: I’m at the Gallifrey One Doctor Who Con. Fun things I’ve seen so far: little girls dressed as Amelia …

2018-02-15: All I wanted was a nice photo of me and Tesla. She is such an awesome dog.

2018-02-15: I’m visiting my dear friend @podfeet and she just registered for Micro.blog. She is my …

2018-02-14: PDX was already my favorite airport before they put in a satellite of @hollywoodtheatr. I’ve seen …

2018-02-14: So this is Day 31 of my posting streak. Or rather Day 1 of another 30-day streak. This time …

2018-02-13: Trying again to include an image for @kimonostereo.

2018-02-13: Yes, I counted correctly! I earned the Daily Blogger pin. (I also earned the 7-day photo challenge …

2018-02-13: I think this is my 30th day-in-a-row post, the one that earns me the Daily Blogger pin. 🤔

2018-02-12: Great turnout for Creating A Culture of Inclusion and Equity in Tech. Thanks, @newrelic, for …

2018-02-12: My Micro Monday Pick is the dynamic duo @KatieFloyd and @macsparky. We’ve been pals since before …

2018-02-12: Butternut squash soup, puréed in the Instant Pot with the immersion blender. This might be the most …

2018-02-11: Despite the lack of a heroic Tribble action scene, I’m happy with how Star Trek: Discovery wrapped …

2018-02-11: Two pibble mixes. They might be seniors, but they gave me a good strength-training session. 🐶😍

2018-02-11: Another review that makes me want to buy a HomePod. Thanks, @ishabazz.

2018-02-11: Butternut squash soup #2. No cauliflower this time, but now with curry powder and coconut milk. An …

2018-02-11: Tonight is the finale of Star Trek: Discovery Season 1. Such a treat for this Trek fan to have …

2018-02-11: A Great Dane just showed up in the Wag app for a one hour walk. I chickened out of requesting that …

2018-02-10: Weekends are tricky for remembering to post, if you’re going for that Daily Blogger pin 30-day …

2018-02-10: The mosquito gets an emoji before the guinea pig. 🙍‍♀️ 157 New Emojis in the 2018 Emoji List (On the …

2018-02-09: Not too bad! Why did I wait so long to get an Instant Pot?

2018-02-09: Leveling up from oatmeal and soup on the Instant Pot. This beef stew requires 35 minutes of pressure …

2018-02-09: I have no idea what is going on in Ada’s head, but I’m pretty sure Grace is thinking “Why doesn’t …

2018-02-09: Diversity and Inclusion at Micro.blog: Where We Are, Where We Want to Go The question comes up regularly: to what extent is there diversity in the Micro.blog community? We …

2018-02-08: Three paper-based books, checked out from the library. All recommended by Micro.blog community …

2018-02-08: The guinea pigs are jealous of all the doggies, and demand equal time plus treats.

2018-02-08: The guinea pigs are jealous of all the doggies, and demand equal time plus treats.

2018-02-08: I just accepted a dog walk for a first-time Wag client. A pitbull with no profile photo. The owner’s …

2018-02-08: Today’s cute overload. I think it might be more time- and cost-efficient to get my own damn puppy.

2018-02-08: Have you joined the Micro.blog Slack community? It’s a great place to ask questions and get …

2018-02-07: Wag dog #8. This one sat quietly on the couch, camouflaged, while I looked all over the house. But …

2018-02-07: Day 3 as puppy nanny. He wants to check everything and everyone out, but we did manage to get in a …

2018-02-06: Rover dog #2. This sweet little guy is the most discerning stick collector in Portland. Instructions …

2018-02-06: We just released the latest episode of SestraCast. I’m very proud of what co-host Kathy (aka …

2018-02-06: Day 2 as puppy nanny. It was a little cold so I wrapped him up in my coat.

2018-02-05: It’s been a long day, but before it’s over, I want to share my pick for Micro Monday, …

2018-02-05: Swan Island Shipyard: Land Of The Giants I took a Lyft passenger to the shipyard today. It was fascinating. I had to go through security with …

2018-02-05: Rover dog #1. A baby fluff ball!

2018-02-04: So glad that @ishabazz is here! Check out the apps he and @heidi_helen created. Their Stamp Pack for …

2018-02-04: It’s official: I’ve got a weeklong gig walking a 2-month-old Corgi puppy starting tomorrow. I just …

2018-02-04: With Micro Monday, we wantto avoid the undifferentiated lists of @-names that made Follow Friday so …

2018-02-04: Tomorrow is Micro Monday, when we share one recommendation of a microblogger to follow and why. …

2018-02-03: While looking up something else, I stumbled on this old school-style Web site. If you are into math …

2018-02-02: Wag dog #7 was a big energetic girl who got a one-hour walk. She was great! On the other hand, …

2018-02-02: I’m glad that @manton adjusted the limits on scrolling back in the Micro.blog timeline—justin time …

2018-02-02: There is already a petition for a Guinea Pig Emoji. I never sign stuff like this, as a rule, but how …

2018-02-01: I encourage new users to join us over in the Microblogging Slack. Check out our topic-specific …

2018-02-01: Wag dog #6. Not the most energetic walker but he persisted despite the rain.

2018-02-01: I am so jealous of the hedgehog people now that they have their own emoji. 🦔🦔🦔 Even mice, hamsters …

2018-02-01: Aaron Parecki's Life Stack, Instant Pot, and Me The tipping point for me getting the Instant Pot was @aaronpk’s blog post about his “life …

2018-01-31: I am super-excited! I’ve never seen any episode of Star Trek on the big screen before. Thank you …

2018-01-31: Jodie Whittaker’s 13th Doctor Is Already Inspiring Awesome Fanart www.themarysue.com/thirteent…

2018-01-31: I met @megan when I appeared on her podcast Jumping Monkeys 10 years ago on TWiT. (In one of my past …

2018-01-31: New EasyJet CEO Takes Pay Cut to Match Salary of Female Predecessor thepointsguy.com/2018/01/e… Lundgren also plans to increase the proportion of female pilots …

2018-01-30: Got to watch the new Star Trek: Discovery finally. I’m still processing, so much so that …

2018-01-30: (And Worf + Instant Pot = Day 16 of consecutive microblogging. 14 days to go to get the Daily …

2018-01-30: Asking for Instant Pot opinions is like asking for Star Trek opinions. I got inundated with …

2018-01-29: My preflight checklist before leaving the house to drive for Lyft. I mentioned this on @clockwisepod …

2018-01-29: I think Buffy would like to kick the butt of the person who made this sign. 🙄

2018-01-29: For Micro Monday, I like to recommend people I’ve met through Micro.blog. This week it’s …

2018-01-29: Wow, @becky! Congrats on the update. How I have never heard of this app before? I love Live Photos. …

2018-01-28: I introduced my nephew to Star Trek via Discovery, and we have a standing date to watch together. …

2018-01-28: The Star Trek “tagmoji” 🖖 is currently live in the Discovery tab of Micro.blog, in time for …

2018-01-28: Wag Dog #5. We got some exercise, and he was a total sweetie.

2018-01-28: Starfleet Tribble Officer Grace reminds you that it’s Star Trek Sunday. We are still waiting to see …

2018-01-27: Eight years ago, I was invited to be a guest on a podcast to talk about what I would like to see in …

2018-01-27: Chicago Architecture Tour By Boat #sunlitapp A few views for @stumax’s benefit. 🙂

2018-01-27: Wag dog #4. Not very interested in actually walking so we spent some time playing with his toys.

2018-01-27: I finally got an Instant Pot. I’m looking for recommendations of the first recipe I should make with …

2018-01-26: TFW you forgot there’s a bottle of wine in the house because it was a Christmas gift dressed …

2018-01-26: I was a guest on Clockwise and so was @MacSparky. We talk about the HomePod, drones, tech New …

2018-01-26: Wag dog Number 3! Pint-size but speedy. 🐶

2018-01-26: Happy birthday, Virginia Woolf. You rock.

2018-01-25: My Happy Place: Twin Rocks, Oregon #sunlitapp 2017-08-08 2017-08-09

2018-01-25: (Apple Product Release Eve is dangerous.)

2018-01-25: The fact that I don’t subscribe to Apple Music just clinched my decision not to back down on my …

2018-01-25: #tbt We made one for @everett_brower too.

2018-01-25: #tbt Bob and I made this t-shirt as an Xmas gift for 2-year-old @paigebrower in 2000 so she wouldn’t …

2018-01-25: Bob and I made this t-shirt as an Xmas gift for 2-year-old @paigebrower in 2000 so she wouldn’t …

2018-01-24: Reading that @kimonostereo wished he still had his blog from 2002, I thought to suggest archive.org, …

2018-01-24: Required reading for me in advance of my first ever fan convention next month, @gallifreyone. Thanks …

2018-01-24: Imagine if Lyft sent a ride request to every driver in the city simultaneously, and the one who got …

2018-01-24: Cute Wag Dogs That Someone Else Claimed First 2018-01-19 How adorable is this guy! 2018-01-21 My first dog Pal looked just like this. 2018-01-22 …

2018-01-23: (And it’s Day 9 of my Quest For The Daily Blogger Pin. If you’re on the quest too, and you live in …

2018-01-23: RIP Ursula Le Guin, our most revered local author. The Lathe of Heaven always comes to mind when I …

2018-01-23: (If you noticed an upsurge in guinea pig photos, I’m testing the beta of the new photo …

2018-01-23: Ada and Grace, ready for treats.

2018-01-23: It should have been obvious to me from the start, but after walking a dog for 30 minutes in the …

2018-01-23: There was a powerful earthquake off Alaska. And a tsunami watch for the West Coast which was just …

2018-01-22: The iPad keyboard is screwing me up a lot these days. It erases words without me realizing it, even …

2018-01-22: In today’s mail: a receipt for a 2017 @AppCampForGirls donation. The stamp on the envelope confirms …

2018-01-22: Second dog walk for Wag. And now I know what a Sheepadoodle is. What a sweetie.

2018-01-22: Portland-area microbloggers: I’m thinking the successor to Beer and Blog could be Microwbrew and …

2018-01-22: (And it’s Day 8 of my Quest For The Daily Blogger Pin. If you’re on the quest too, …

2018-01-22: It’s Micro Monday! This week, I recommend @tones (https://www.tones.nz), a Kiwi who posts …

2018-01-21: Rainy Portland Sunday, waiting for a Lyft passenger.

2018-01-20: Cheese Tea Makes a Stateside Splash thepointsguy.com/2018/01/c… No. No no. Nope.

2018-01-20: Mycelial network. (Someone’s been watching too much Star Trek: Discovery. 🖖)

2018-01-20: I just finished [Mindfulness for Mere Mortals] (http://www.patrickrhone.net/3108-2/) by …

2018-01-20: It’s not Micro Monday yet, but I highly recommend you follow @macgreg today, because he is …

2018-01-20: The headline should be Homeless woman feels safer in airports and on planes than on the street—and …

2018-01-19: Doing a stint of babysitting for a friend. I introduced my 7-year-old charge to the insanely …

2018-01-19: Alaska Airlines Debuts New Employee Uniforms, Its First Combined With Virgin America thepointsguy.com/2018/01/n… I’m an Alaska fan and not a fan of the Virgin disco lounge …

2018-01-19: Day 5 in the quest for the Daily Blogger Pin (30-day posting streak). I asked @manton a few …

2018-01-18: I’m easily incentivized by pins and badges, essentially little packets of pixels and code. I’m going …

2018-01-18: Whenever I confine the piggies to one side of the cage while changing out their bedding, Ada stages …

2018-01-17: I had a lot of quibbles with the user experience of our local transit app. But existential dread was …

2018-01-16: Dog niece Olive visits for MLK weekend. Similar advantage to human nieces: all the fun and snuggles, …

2018-01-15: Now I’m a professional dog walker! I decided I needed to do something that balances out the …

2018-01-15: Today’s Micro Monday suggestion: Jonathan LaCour aka @cleverdevil …

2018-01-09: My first book recommendation with the new book emoji tag (thanks @manton!): Pride and Prejudice. I …

2018-01-09: The first movies I saw Gary Oldman in were Sid & Nancy (1986) and Prick Up Your Ears (1987). …

2018-01-08: Just added my pronouns to my Micro.blog bio, thanks to this reminder from @belle.

2018-01-08: This was a fun Micro Monday. I am looking forward to all your recommendations again next Monday, and …

2018-01-08: Keep those Micro Monday posts coming. If you want to see follow recommendations already made today, …

2018-01-08: Micro Monday: I recommend @modernlittleme, a designer who posts beautiful photos, interesting book …

2018-01-07: Reporting for a new episode of Star Trek: Discovery: Tribble Security Officer Grace.

2018-01-07: Starting tomorrow* I will post a Micro Monday recommendation each week, and I urge you to do the …

2018-01-07: Micro Monday launches! We are inaugurating Micro Monday January 8. Inspired by Follow Friday, we want to encourage helpful …

2018-01-07: “The @willametteweek #pdxpetpageant is going to the dogs, if we guinea pigs don’t get our humans to …

2018-01-06: A watched pot never boils. Corollary: an unwatched pot of oatmeal always boils over.

2018-01-04: This tune from @therecordcompany is my earworm of late. I discovered it watching Orphan Black S2E4. …

2018-01-04: Good morning, early adopters. ☺️

2018-01-03: I’m very glad my pal @marya joined us here on Micro.blog. She is my oldest internet friend. We met …

2018-01-03: The Immigration Project on @thewomenwhodraw website is stunning: thought- and emotion-provoking. …

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2018-01-01: Champagne and radicchio pairing for NYE. #guineapig #newyearseve

2017-12-31: I thought this collection of #bestnine2017 would be mostly guinea pigs. But no! You liked me and …

2017-12-31: Stress Fracture. A wrap up of how things went poorly for me this year and how I got better.

2017-12-29: “She was adamant that her books would never be turned into movies or TV shows,” her daughter wrote, …

2017-12-29: Sue Grafton, one of my favorite writers, passed away. She began with A is for Alibi in 1982, but …

2017-12-29: Motivated to send my first product feedback report to Apple. I hit this Undo key in the iPad …

2017-12-28: “Is there any way I can get out of this vet checkup?” – Ada

2017-12-27: This is the time of year when a non-chronological timeline is super annoying. Half of what I see on …

2017-12-26: Snuggly end to Boxing Day. #guineapig

2017-12-24: A gift to my littlest nephew. He’s still too young for social media (not a spoiler here), but never …

2017-12-23: Top photo: how I imagined our holiday photo shoot (with GP salt & pepper shakers as stand-ins). …

2017-12-23: Top photo: how I imagined our holiday photo shoot (with GP salt & pepper shakers as stand-ins). …

2017-12-23: Merry Pigmas from Portland. #guineapig

2017-12-21: Here’s my awesome @AppCamp4Girls co-founder Grey (@uipoptart), in their role as Long Distance …

2017-12-21: A blast from the Christmas Past: Ruby Calling (me, Erin, Molly) with a punk version of Let It Snow. …

2017-12-20: Could this be the perfect job for me? Marketing/PR at @lyft, karaoke skills a plus? Sadly, it’s …

2017-12-18: The view south of Tacoma on my last Amtrak trip. I didn’t realize they inaugurated a new route today …

2017-12-18: Amtrak train derails south of Tacoma. I take this route all the time, and my heart hurts for the …

2017-12-18: Amtrak train derails south of Tacoma. I take this route all the time, and my heart hurts for the …

2017-12-08: The view of Lincoln Center from the cheap seats level at the Met is pretty neat.

2017-12-07: #tbt My dad, circa 1945. A photo he recently shared that I’d never seen. He should have been on the …

2017-12-07: Waiting for the train to Penn Station NYC. I feel a little bit like I’m Katniss on my way to The …

2017-12-07: Waiting for the train to Penn Station NYC. I feel a little bit like I’m Katniss on my way to The …

2017-12-05: Guinea pig salt and pepper shakers. Best early Christmas gift from the best neighbors ever.

2017-12-02: Thanks for the nice “welcome back” notes. I realize that you all have been deprived of adorable …

2017-12-02: Hi all! I’ve been on hiatus for a couple months. Glad to be back here and on our Slack. I’ve also …

2017-11-15: Day 5 (liquid) plus Day 4 (closeup): November in Oregon.🌧 #microblogphotochallenge.

2017-11-12: #microblogphotochallenge. Day Two: Tasty. function lentilSoup (ingredients) cc: @