New Project: Rebel Rock Rules

Rebel Rock Rules

Previously I had talked about my walkabout (“Talk About Walkabout”). One of the projects to come out of walkabout is this one: Rebel Rock Rules.

This new project is just getting started and the plan is still evolving, but the underlying and motivating idea is that I . . . → Read More: New Project: Rebel Rock Rules

A Knock On the Door at 1:57AM

Supermoon, Kendall Giles

What do you do when someone knocks on your door at 1:57AM?

If you are me, evidently, you go outside and look around.

Last night I found 3 girls–one pregnant–in my driveway standing next to their car.

“Do you know how to change a flat?”

To set the stage, I’ll just mention that I . . . → Read More: A Knock On the Door at 1:57AM

Black Belt

Kendall Giles black belt test

A while ago I posted about one of my goals: achieving black belt.

Thankfully, I can now announce that I have successfully accomplished this goal!

Right before leaving on walkabout I undertook one of the most demanding trials I’ve every experienced–my black belt test in the martial art of . . . → Read More: Black Belt

Talk About Walkabout

Saint George's Castle Lisbon

If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them. — Walden, by Henry David Thoreau.

And Now for Something…

I’m on walkabout.

I realize that for most people that word may be . . . → Read More: Talk About Walkabout

Review: Epson WorkForce DS-560 Document Scanner

Epson WorkForce DS-560 Document Scanner in action

Scanning stacks of nasty paper documents into digital form has never been easier, so today I want to take a look at the Epson WorkForce DS-560 Document Scanner to see if it’s up to the job.

This scanner is said to scan wirelessly to mobile devices, and at speeds up to . . . → Read More: Review: Epson WorkForce DS-560 Document Scanner