Day 497

Monday | July 8th, 2013

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Another day of cuing tests and sorting audio files. Another day inside while summer trucks on by. Another day of sitting and watching other people out a window.

I dozed off during lunch time today. Made a bench to sleep on with wooden chairs. Sunday night had me up late doing all the work that I probably should have split over Saturday and Sunday.

I brought a sandwich but I ate it long before I really had a break to enjoy it. It was more eat a piece in a few seconds. Eat another piece in a few seconds.

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The WiFi network is too slow to grab all the audio files after they’ve been closed out. I need to be on the LAN to make my work the most efficient flow as possible, but there are no free cables in the lab. Yup a computer lab with no LAN ports, not even on the master machine. This means booting one of the slaves and stealing its cable and network information (below).

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The Daily Bullet

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Daily Report

I didn’t sleep last night. I struggled to write or create a script that would grab an .mp3 from a folder, open it, insert markers in pre-determined places, split the audio file into eleven segments based on those

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Gyeongju

Out beyond the fake lake (Bomun) for Christmas Day lunch at a place called the Healing Kitchen. It’s all farms and hilltops here. And roads to more farms and hilltops. Except for the noise from the cars, I

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The Fourth Wall

I’m here and alive. Ten days behind the reality of my written life, yet here and alive. TOEIC is the predominant motif of life from the end of the semester until … today. This is the end, after

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This Old Hanok

When we had the bathroom done, we wanted to design our own window for the part of the wall which straddles the storage space along the side of the house. This way we could have clean airflow through

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