Day 498

Tuesday | July 9th, 2013


I got up a reasonable hour, to work. Anything to crack the slow processing Automator scripts. For some reason there is about a 20 file limit on batch jobs with my script. A class of 13 students will generate 52 files for Sections 3 and 4. That’s three manual script starts for me. It all must be automated or it’s not going to work.

On a break, I saw that Apple was giving away free software, games and other stuff. Some of the games were expensive. I considered purchasing one of them a while back, but wasn’t swayed by the reviews. One of the games I already own and paid five bucks for. Another one was Infinity Blade II. Remembering the gobs of time the first chapter ate … it probably wasn’t wise to download this in the middle of an all time-eating TOEIC camp. But it was free!

No Daily Bullet

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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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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