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Resume of Colin Morris

I strive to use my analytical, organisational and technical skills and experience to facilitate long lasting and enjoyable solutions for a variety of user desires.

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Everyone else is writing Sea Shanties. Time for a C-Shanty

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I made egg nog. I endorse it


Read: Dark Emu

Well researched, well written, should be part of the Australian syllabus


Dream Journal-ish

Dream crossed Dead By Daylight, Girl Genius, Sailor Moon and Werewolf: the Apocalypse. It was glorious


Breakfast pancakes

Mrs von Explaino was looking at a local restaraunt's pancakes. So I made some


Gallery 2020 - MK I

Working on redoing my post-image-gallery whatist to be pure CSS. An interesting experiment, help welcomed.



Park Run Gave Park Run a go today. Arrived late, but fast-walked part of the course. Looks like a nice time, and a friendly group of people. Let's see if I can keep it up.


Crows vs Possum

This morning's entertainment was Two Crows who took umbridge sharing a tree with a possum


The 2000's. When most modern governments based on democrocy decided move on to hypocrisy.


I rarely do this, but I had to crank up the car stero and wind the windows down to enjoy @Unwoman's cover of "I Love Rock n Roll". Missed the kickstarter? Bandcamp here: https://unwoman.bandcamp.com/album/uncovered-volumes-4-5

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Finally went for a walk this morning. That helped my mood, so I strollered my daughter to the day care. Naturally, it downpoured solidly when I was 2/3 of the way there.



The book I'm writing has advise in it for a coder. While I was writing it I found little bits of thought that I hadn't put into practice. So I put them into practice. I've just updated my site from the ground up. Let me know if anything's busted.

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Social break

Social butterfly that I am1, I'm taking a break from Facebook2. It's day three and... I feel quite a bit less stressed. I'm not sure the root cause is yet, I have theories about habit and unexpected-terrible-news-when-I'm-looking-to-catch-up-with-friends, but I'm going to keep the hiatus up for the time...


IT Playbook

I could post an attempted summary about what I like about the Digital Services Playbook. But I recommend you read it. And if you can, fork it for your own work. An index of the plays:

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Outside at Lunch

I’m making an effort this year to eat lunch not at my work desk. I work in IT, with the computer on my desk connected to the ever-full-shiny Internet, so eating at the desk seemed OK. I don’t think it was. Outside has air for a start.