Author Archive for emile

A boulder problem explained

New problem

Just for fun to give a person who has not done it before some idea of how solving a boulder problem works and perhaps some insight into why people would go through such a seemingly pointless exercise ;-)

21 to win

Before the ice buckets challenge there was (yet) another Facebook challenge to name 3 things you were grateful for, each day for 7 days and the nominate I don’t recall how many people to do the same.

Inertia

diptych

“An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motion with the same speed and in the same direction unless acted upon by an unbalanced force.”

Jam till you bleed

Ride into the sunset

Having been seriously sensitized to diversity issues for the whole of Monday followed by a second night in the House of Snores and a good “fireside” chat with the bosses yesterday I’m experiencing just a tad of tedium.

A night in Snor City’s House of Snores

SnorCity

I finally got my sleep apnea officially diagnosed. I’ll give you the short version: it’s way worse than I expected and is the cause of more grief than I thought. Yes, I should have had it checked earlier. I would also…