[O.C.T.O.B.E.R. VI-12] Borrow

Yesterday, one of my officemates asked me for a sticky note, phrasing the question along the lines of, “Do you have a sticky note I can borrow?”

It made me think about the use of that word, and the fact that it is nearly a self-contradictory word in the way that “literally” is used nowadays.

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[O.C.T.O.B.E.R. VI-9] Believe

I believe that every once in a while, it is okay to admit that you have writer’s block, or even if you don’t, to draw on some single-word prompt for inspiration.

Thus, why not I share a few beliefs that I hold recently? As I wrote this post, I realized that it was actually fairly salient… based on words uttered about 9 days ago.

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[O.C.T.O.B.E.R. VI-6] ClEarviEw

Interesting title, you probably guess. Well, there has been something that has bothered (or intrigued) me a little bit about some of the road signs that I see going to and from Chicago. I know that I wrote a blog post similar to this idea last year, but it bears repeating.
And it stems from my obsession with fonts!

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[O.C.T.O.B.E.R. VI-4] Barrier breaker

Activation energy is a concept in chemistry. It basically states that a reaction must overcome a certain barrier in energy in order to get started, and often then, it requires less energy to keep going.

(And I wouldn’t be surprised if I am badly butchering this.)

But, it’s a common concept in everyday situations too.

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