Monthly Archives: May 2009

Books by the week now – Snowcrash

OK Well it's been far too long since my last post so I'm going to go ahead and make one. Doing a book every day was getting a little crazy so I'm going to cool it a bit and go … Continue reading

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A brief hiatus

I've gone missing from here the last couple of days. Took off for the weekend to a place where the bandwidth is narrow, and the various other busy making things in life took priority. I guess I'll pick up the … Continue reading

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Dune

Dune was one of the first adult novels I ever read on my own.  I’m not sure where I got it from, probably the library, but it took me forever to read it. I also saw the David Lynch movie … Continue reading

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Dali

Surrealism is pretty cool.  Salvador Dali is another one of these guys that is ubiquitous on the walls of college students, and a big seller at poster sales. His paintings are pretty great, but I also like his forays into … Continue reading

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The Art of Final Fantasy IX

Yoshitaka Amano is another of my art super heroes. He is of course responsible for character and other design from the Final Fantasy series, as well as comic book work, movie design and other stuff. Final Fantasy 9 is one … Continue reading

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Van Gogh Face to Face

It might be a cliche to like Van Gogh, but I do.  I may or may not have had the ubiquitous Starry Night poster on my dorm room wall at some point. Ths book was produced by the DIA for … Continue reading

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Medieval GeekTool Desktop

Here’s another desktop theme I made this week. This one’s based on a Book of Hours I saw over in the Bibliodyssey blog, one of my favorite things on all of the internets. I found all kinds of scripts for … Continue reading

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