Just realized I hadn’t managed to post anything so far this week, so I’m fixing that. It’s been a busy week and I just haven’t thought to pop in and post anything. So, in recap fashion: • Helen’s done with soccer practice Helen’s final soccer practice was last night; she’d been going Tuesdays and Thursdays [...]
This week is the 30th anniversary of “The Empire Strikes Back,” which seems patently ridiculous and makes me feel old. It also makes me remember one of the favorite events of my childhood — going to see this movie with my parents. One afternoon on some weekend in El Paso, Texas, my parents rounded the [...]
“Dagger” May 10, 2010 update, originally uploaded by AndyBartlett. “Dagger” after another 90 minutes or so of work tonight. With apologies to Mark Brooks, I think it’s progressing nicely.
Last night, I tried a little experiment; I spent a couple of hours working on another drawing of Dagger from “Cloak and Dagger,” and every 15 minutes or so I posted an in-progress picture of how it was going on Twitter. You can see where I left the drawing for the night here, and can [...]
I’ve spent a lot of time today wondering whether the Internet is the most inspiring or most depressing thing ever devised. So far, it’s been a maddening combination of the two, and I’ve spent today waffling back and forth from one side of the fence to the other. Some background on where I’m going with [...]
First – AARRRRGGGGGHHHHH. On April 14, I ordered an iPad through our computer store here on campus. It was supposed to be here on May 3. Then it was delayed until May 17. So yesterday, I checked to see if it was still on schedule. Nope. Delayed until June 3. Lame. The timing of this [...]
Tonight at bedtime: I read Helen a story. I told her it was time for bed. Helen: “Daddy, now can I read you the story?” Me: “No kiddo, not tonight. You got one story; you can read me a story tomorrow night, OK?” Helen: “OK. Can you stay with me? Do you want to have [...]