Wow I needed this – awesome Urban Geographer art

A friend sent a link to a couple amazing Toronto subway exit maps and after looking at them, I have the urge to stand on my balcony throwing the maps to everyone in the neighbourhood.  What are exit maps and why am I excited? Graphic artist Daniel Rotsztein, the Urban...

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Finding new ways to avoid work

I'm nothing if not inventive in finding ways to avoid settling down to write. Over the holidays I latched onto the idea that "if I rearranged the room, I might feel more like writing". How's that for some fine work avoidance thinking? I spent more time fussing over...

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A bit of fun with This Day in History – Richard III

A bit of fun with This Day in History – Richard III

I was culling through my usual list of sites this morning and found out on this date, King Richard III was killed at the Battle of Bosworth Field. Richard has been in the news quite a bit lately, with the discovery of his remains in a church parking lot and reburial....

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Adult fidget spinners

Adult fidget spinners

I'm incapable of sitting around doing nothing. I'm designed to fidget. I have no science to back my theory of Genetic Figitery but just ride with me on it. I have notebooks and bits of paper filled with random doodles and thoughts - most of which collect dust until I...

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Catpaw finds her (photographic) groove

Catpaw finds her (photographic) groove

Arggh! I hate when I lose my writing rhythm.  If I stray from a schedule I start to think "oh I'll do it tomorrow" and before you know it, tomorrow has turned into a week or more. On the positive side, I've been working quite diligently on the Mapping Toronto Project....

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Tweaking the horizontal hold again

I'm still mulling over design changes.  I think I just heard a couple people throw their hands up in despair.  The primary design is all fine but a number elements still elude me, like  banners for the tech midsection. I've run out of "WOW" ideas, hence the reason...

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A sea of errors – or is it “I see errors”?

I'm about 3/4 way through checking the site for missing links, typos, miscategorised posts and, well, you know. All of this reminds me why I started casting around for a different platform and thinking of a web redesign. Joomla's spell check was erratic at best.  I...

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