Asymptomatic

There must be intelligent life down here

About the Site

Hi! I'm Owen Winkler, and I write this drivel. This blog is about my own life and my random observations thereof. Sometimes I write about technical stuff here, but mostly that's at RedAlt. Please enjoy, or if not, click on my ads. Either is fine with me.

April 11, 2020 12:00am

Observations From Lockdown

Well, I haven’t left our house in 16 days, and the last time I did, it was to drive to CarSense so that I could give Berta a ride home from dropping off Abby’s car for inspection. Before that, who knows how long it’s been. It’s both disconcerting and comforting that this has been going on too long to count the days.

March 22, 2020 12:00am

Fleeing COVID-19

There's a lot going on right now. I've been focused on getting my blog back up and running the way I want, and it's still not there yet, but at least I feel comfortable now making some updates. Frankly, I've needed an outlet for long-form writing for a while now, especially during this, and I've been considering this softare issue a blocker. Yeah, I know it looks like everything has been working all this time, and no, it hasn't quite.

December 18, 2019 12:00am

Hand Stamp Security

A story I told today: Have you ever gone to a club/concert and gotten a hand stamp? And in the morning, you forget and do the typical cleaning in the shower, then as you dry yourself, you notice that the stamp is still there because you didn't give it necessary extra attention?