Headlines for Monday:
- I heart the Toronto Public Library (39 words)
- Postponing driver's ed (66 words)
- If I don't go and do something, I'll go mad (184 words)
|A||X||Write two posts for Booksnake|
|B||X||Add Adsense to Booksnake|
|B||C||Set up blog for Tania|
|B||C||Set up accounts for Tania and Ian|
|A||X||Outline 20 slides for presentation : E-Mail from Mark Chignell|
|A||X||Revise CASCON paper|
|A||X||Submit CASCON paper|
|A||X||Send copyright letter for CASCON 2007|
|A||X||Send thesis draft to people, really|
|B||X||Check paperwork requirements for driver's license|
Did you know that the Toronto Public Library is the largest in North Americ in terms of circulation, with 19 million circulated items? (Source: Wikipedia) *Shiver.* What luck!
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Driving is a useful skill, and I will definitely look into it. However, I will postpone driving lessons right now because I don't have a good handle yet on whether it will be needed for my job and what the costs of keeping a car will be like (especially as I'm not yet 25)...
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My thesis draft has been sent to my committee members. I've also revised my CASCON paper and outlined my presentation. And if I don't find something else to do, some neat work-type thing, I'm going to go mad. I can't really give myself permission to waste the time idly surfing the Net. I get that itch to do something interesting and useful...
Tomorrow, I'm going to go to IBM. I think my laptop's just too slow for reliable VPN. If I go tomorrow, I can invest time in fully participating in the blogosphere. I can even do some of the story-collecting and analysis I'd been meaning to do forever. Maybe I'll start putting the slides together.
Ah, there's another thing I can do: update my literature review with older papers.
And get back into open source development, maybe with Rails.
This is teaching me a lot about my ideal life. I don't want to be retired-retired. I want to be doing interesting things. Twitch, twitch, twitch...
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- Reply to Mike Bailey - sent today
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