Weekly Discoveries #2022-12

A new and hopefully recurring post, here are things I found interesting this week: theysaidso.com – a really cool site for daily quotes from various categoriesshortform.com – the best site for book summaries of mostly modern non-fiction books that I have...
Trashing My E-Mail Rules and Inbox Zero

Trashing My E-Mail Rules and Inbox Zero

My note-making and Personal Knowledge Management (PKM) application of choice is Obsidian, which has this really cool feature “Open Random Note” that I started using this week. My goal was to start elaborating on, atom-izing and organizing my notes better...
We have kittens!

We have kittens!

Sometime during the early morning of Saturday, February 19th, our adoptee-cat Chirp gave birth to six little kittens! We knew it was imminent because we kept finding her in closets, under the bed and other dark and cozy places around the house. In order to prepare we...

Rack of the Day Feburary 9th, 2022

Back from traveling, testing out the new cue tip. The tip feels fine, I’m still making mistakes though 😂 Making the wing ball consistently on the break but only getting the 1 in the side about 30% of the time. Had a bit of a brain hiccup and tried to use the...
New Cue Tip!

New Cue Tip!

New tip on my cue, thanks to Mike @ Buffalo Billiards in Petaluma. Probably more than a year overdue, hopefully having a dedicated break cue now will help this one wear longer. Layered Kamui Medium…was going to get black like last time but Mike said the tan...

Rack of the Day 02-02-2022

A quick rack, but bonus footage of another one picks up with me using my new break/jump cue which was a Christmas present. Never used one before so still getting the hang of it for both breaking and jumping. My position is still woefully off these days, continuing to...

Rack of the Day 02-01-2022

Not a bad rack, but choked horribly on the 8. Fun bonus footage at the end from another rack. Still playing with video editing, and evidently I need to seriously clean the lens on the...

A Rack a Day

A new little project to record myself playing pool, and posting one rack from each day that I play. I’m not always going to post my best break-and-run racks, although those are fun and will definitely be posted, but hoping to focus more on the racks that I make...