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I guess it's time I made an . I'm an ICT Technician in the south-west of Norway, and I dabble in a lot of things in my spare time.

When I'm being unproductive I tend to ( and , mostly), or browse the Internet. I also like to , both at home and in a .

I use and . I do like a good , and might inflict some upon you.

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Our next is on Saturday.

Our last normal rehearsal was today — we're having a last one just before the concert, before rehearsing with the musicians and singer two hours before it starts.

The pre-performance nerves are doing their rounds through the

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It seems that I managed to fix an old . We were going to throw it out anyway, so I opened it (there were no screws).

Turns out there was a loose part in there. After some experimentation I got it back in place, and now it appears to be working.

I guess Valentine's Day is good for filling the timeline with cute art. Keep them coming 😃

I've been preoccupied with reading about the EZ.

Why do people keep making cool-looking, expensive things?

The winds came
howling from the Great North,
swallowing everything
with its white maw

Teeth of frost gnashing
mercilessly upon anything
and anyone found
devoid of shelter

Sparkling under
a bright moon
A soft breath misting
upon the air

One last time

But the wind ceaseless
in its mindless cruelty

I guess I could demand payment for "undertime" today—I usually start work at 08:00, but today there was a meeting scheduled at 07:30…

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A while back I posted a Norwegian article about a young man with physical disabilities and the life he led in games - BBC now have it translated into English and its the same kind of heartbreak/feelgood/heartbreak text and damn well worth a read

I've spent much of the day assembling furniture in my old room at my mother's place.

The room is just about done now, the only things left is putting things in their place, and possibly hanging some shelves and pictures.

During February I'm part of the group responsible for bringing refreshments to the rehearsals.

Apparently there we're bringing too much coffee, since mine hasn't been touched. (And I don't drink it, so down the drain it goes…)

I did not expect to get a call from the leader of the local chapter of Noregs Mållag ("The Norwegian Society"), who decided to use a lull at their store to talk to me about my workplace's attitude to nynorsk.

I wasn't happy with the noise emitted by my case fans, so I bought new ones.

It's nice to be able to play without the computer sounding like a plane taking off.

Thought I'd share the view from the office the other day.

The fog lifted a little later in the day, giving way to sun.

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Just come across this genius comic: Jousselin's Imbattable, a comic hero who's power is to break panels!

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A lot of stars disappeared or turned yellow, maybe the ink ate them? I never had this issue with watercolor

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I managed to do some somewhat relevant work writing documentation for my pet programming project.

Then my mother called, and I fell into the timesink that is genealogy. And then Minecraft.

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