[M.A.P.L.E. IX-24] Tempo

When the word “tempo” appears, probably the first word that you think of is “music.” But, there are plenty of other places that “tempo” can come up. After all, “tempo” is a relative synonym for “pace.”

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A NON Nebraska December 30

I was musing to Samantha this afternoon that today was the first December 30 that I had not been in Nebraska since 2007. But, that 2007 day not in Nebraska was a salient day, and was a day with a full journal associated with it.

It was a victory in a championship-level Pokemon TCG tournament! It’s hard to believe it’s already been 12 years since then, for time has flown! Thus, we get a Travelogue combined with a tournament report.

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[O.C.T.O.B.E.R. VIII-27] Juxtapose

Perhaps with a little bit of writer’s block, I decided to go to dailypost.wordpress.com to look at their archive of prompts. These prompts were often what I used to get through my daily challenges, especially during M.M.X.I.V./Mission 441.

They’re no longer publishing new prompts, but many of the old prompts I can still use. And I will think about “Juxtapose.”

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[O.C.T.O.B.E.R. VII-4] Wet

Oh, it’s so wet outside.

The last two evenings I have gotten caught in rain on my way leaving work or a fun activity.

Last night, I was on my way to Whose Live Anyway at the Pablo Center after work, and as I rode, there was a lot of rain, with lightning illumining the sky. It must have been sufficiently distant, as I didn’t hear any thunder, but it was still a scary but short bike ride from campus to downtown Eau Claire.

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Weeknight recreation

Ever since I have graduated from high school, I have often found recreational activities to enjoy on weeknights (i.e. school-nights, i.e. Sunday through Thursday nights). After having done one of those recreational activities tonight, I thought about blogging about what I have done in the last 13 years that is unrelated to school or work.

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