Emacs, drawing, and blogging: Week ending May 17, 2013

I spent four hours on Friday drawing this beginners’ one-page guide to Emacs, and people really liked it. =) It’ll be awesome to make more things like that! Also, amazing amazing amazing comments from people helping me figure out all sorts of stuff. Thanks! =D

Blog posts

Accomplished this week

  • Business
    • Earn
      • Earn: Consulting – E1 – Thursday
      • Earn: Consulting – E1 – Tuesday
      • Earn: Consulting – E1 –
      • Sketchnote GIST tech conference
    • Build
      • Practise drawing for two hours
      • Set up virtual box
      • Learn about Vagrant, Chef, and Puppet
      • Add polls to my site
      • Add brief bio to my blog sidebar
      • Learn at Toronto Comic Arts Festival
      • Upgrade my Linode
    • Connect
      • Talk to Matt about what he can help me with
      • Talk to Shawn about sketchnoting FITC
      • Talk to ZoomToLearn about illustration
  • Relationships
    • Get together with W-‘s family
  • Life
    • Collect 50 sentences for my Japanese-English deck
    • Set up my Ankidroid
    • Have dental new patient exam
    • Take notes on “Strategies for Reading Japanese”
    • Fix library renew script

Plans for next week

  • Business
    • Earn
      • [ ] Earn: Consulting – E1 – Thursday
      • [ ] Earn: Consulting – E1 – Tuesday
    • Build
      • [ ] Sketchnote a book
      • [ ] Choose a topic to package
      • [ ] Set up clean development environment for Quantified Awesome
      • [ ] Build interface for goals
    • Connect
      • [ ] Talk to Bastien Guerry about Emacs
  • Relationships
    • [X] Help W- with setting up the post
    • [ ] Help out with Linden visit to Hacklab?
  • Life
    • [ ] Play some more FF?
    • [ ] Return books to the Japan Foundation library
    • [ ] Plant zucchini, more bitter melon, bok choi, and lettuce

Time review

  • Business: 53.3 hours (Earn: 18.6, E1: 15.6, Connect: 5.9, Build: 28.7)
  • Discretionary: 30.7 hours (Social: 0.7, Productive: 14.6, Writing: 5.7, Emacs: 4.1)
  • Personal: 20.6 hours (Routines: 8.4)
  • Sleep: 54.0 hours – average of 7.7 hours per day
  • Unpaid work: 9.5 hours (Cook: 5.1, Tidy: 0.5)