Top of Mind

36 entries. 54,423 words.

2022-09

  • What's Top of Mind. 2022-09-17.

    A new blog post series idea.

    • Blog
    426 words
  • Reading Fail 2022 - Top of Mind. 2022-09-20.

    I recently hinted that I was starting a new, innovative series of blog posts about nothing. I immediately abandoned that plan and decided to work on videos instead.

    • Blog
    322 words
  • Cataclysm DDA Video Production. 2022-09-26.

    Not playing many games because I’m too busy making game videos.

    • Gaming
    614 words

2022-10

  • PC Gaming Wasteland. 2022-10-16.

    Browsing my Steam library yet again this morning looking for something–anything–that might be fun to play on this Sunday where I have a lot of free time.

    • Gaming
    309 words

2022-11

2022-12

2023-01

  • January 2023 Bullets. 2023-01-01.

    It’s a new year, whoopie. Nothing particularly noteworthy to report.

    • Blog
    747 words
  • Mid-January Top of Mind 2023. 2023-01-16.

    An unexpectedly stressful start to the work year and a return to some gaming, instead of doing anything productive.

    • Blog
    629 words

2023-02

2023-03

  • Ignorance Is Strength - March 2023. 2023-03-15.

    It was so warm in February that flowers bloomed early and covered my car with pollen. But today we cower in fear of the Ides of March.

    • Blog
    1,906 words
  • Gen-Z Sleeper Agents - March 2023. 2023-03-31.

    It’s been a somewhat uneventful couple of weeks of mundane daily routine.

    • Blog
    2,312 words

2023-04

2023-05

  • The Cliff - May 2023. 2023-05-15.

    Redfall flops, Party-based RPGs, Baldur’s Gate videos, Kubernetes, and the news. A relatively uneventful time slice of life.

    • Blog
    1,861 words
  • Data Loss - May 2023. 2023-05-31.

    Party-based RPGs, ChatGPT-powered Twitch embeds, and catastrophic NAS failures.

    • Blog
    2,026 words

2023-06

2023-07

  • The Coming Blaugust - July 2023. 2023-07-15.

    Blaugust 2023, a little Pathfinder, setting up an ActivityPub server, what I’ve been watching, and a little more.

    • Blog
    1,522 words
  • The Imminent Blaugust - July 2023. 2023-07-31. Blaugust 2023, Pathfinder: Kingmaker, blog site updates and microblogging, a nutritional reset, and more, in the summer heat.
    • Blog
    2,606 words

2023-08

  • Nothing But Baldur's Gate 3 - August 2023. 2023-08-15. There’s nothing else in the world for me right now except Baldur’s Gate 3. (No spoilers, though.)
    • Blog
    1,346 words
  • Vacation - August 2023. 2023-08-31. Blaugust retrospective, Baldur’s Gate 3, videos, vacation, and more. A fairly bland and uninspired effort.
    • Blog
    1,368 words

2023-09

2023-10

2023-11

  • Autumn Leaves - November 2023 Part 1. 2023-11-15. Snowrunner, voting, blog work, audiobooks, and more. Well, not much more than that, really.
    • Blog
    2,395 words
  • Next.js - November 2023 Part 2. 2023-11-30. World of Warcraft did a thing. New Next.js and AWS blog development. Dev vlogs. Lower Decks. Fairy Tale. Thanksgiving vacation. A work presentation. Jupyter.
    • Blog
    2,536 words

2023-12

  • Cold - December 2023 Part 1. 2023-12-15. It’s cold. Monster Hunter games. Devlogs. Doctor Who and Indiana Jones. Next.js development. Slow time at work. Dentist and poison ivy.
    • Blog
    2,035 words
  • End Of Year - December 2023 Part 2. 2023-12-31. Oops the year’s over already. The return of Baldur’s Gate 3. Best year for gaming? YouTube stats declining. Trapped in British quiz shows again.
    • Blog
    2,424 words

2024-01

  • Start of Year - January 2024 Part 1. 2024-01-15. The 2024th one. Baldur’s Gate 3 finished. Warhammer Rogue Trader started. Juggling CRPG videos. Taskmaster, New Zealand, Australia, and Guy Montgomery. A new cataract enters the ring.
    • Blog
    1,911 words
  • Grumpasaurus Rex - January 2024 Part 2. 2024-01-31. Searching for a game to enjoy. Lies of P, Alan Wake, Palworld, Enshrouded. Voicemeeter Banana. Fantasy High Junior Year. Røde PodMic USB.
    • Blog
    3,456 words

2024-02