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Life doesn’t have to be great to be good

Written by Cal Evans / Original link on Jun. 22, 2020

Dear Reader, I’ll be the first to admin that I am not living the life I thought I would. Growing up I had dreams of being a millionaire and living the good life. Working when I wanted to and on what I wanted to. I’m probably not alone in this. My life didn’t turn out [...]Read More...The post Life …


Creativity is hard

Written by Cal Evans / Original link on Jun. 19, 2020

Dear Reader, I have a friend named Jeremy Kendall who is an outstanding photographer. One day I was taking a picture of an old clay pot I thought of Jeremy and something kinda fell into place for me. I can look through the view finder and see the subject. I can compose a picture properly [...]Read …


Making Lando work inside WSL2

Written by Cal Evans / Original link on Jun. 18, 2020

Dear Reader, About five months ago I started using Lando. I have never been a Docker fan. I know Docker is useful, but for most things I work on it just seemed to be one additional layer on top of everything else I’ve got to build. Then a friend I was working with at the [...]Read More...The post …


Treat Yo Self!

Written by Cal Evans / Original link on Jun. 17, 2020

Dear Reader, Yes, it’s a “Parks and Rec” reference. I recently re-watched that series and this concept that was touted in a couple of episodes, always hits home with me. I think it’s very important that we take time to take care of ourselves. Not an “In these trying times…” kind of thing, but ever…



Job Security is a Myth

Written by Cal Evans / Original link on Jun. 16, 2020

Dear Reader, As I writ this, I am on “Sabbatical”. I took a few days off to plan and write. As I was packing to go, the lovely and talented Kathy and I were discussing a couple of large purchases we are contemplating. During the discussion she said “If I knew your current situation were [...]Read …