Jason (jcreed) wrote,

I ran into David Petrou last night at the 61C cafe, who I had previously met at the zebra lounge. Woo for coffeeshops. He also knew Christine Free, so maybe some other music-playing in addition to dave and v is actually in the cards. Because also also he pointed me at a misc.market post about someone selling a pretty decent-seeming keyboard (and stand, and headphones) for < $200, which I'll be checking out tomorrow night.

I've been churning through "Describing Morphosyntax", which is pretty sweet. I think it's a good rule of thumb to understand something, you ought to try to understand how to explain it, and this book is exactly a manual for how to go about documenting a language. It's very much in the boohoo-languages-are-dying-right-and-left vein.

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    Some further progress cleaning up the https://xkcd.com/1360/ -esque augean stables that is my hard drive. Tomato chicken I made a couple days ago…

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    Did some personal archaeology. Helped a little with laundry. Threw some chicken, onions, tomato, stock, peppers in the slow cooker and hopefully…

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    Dinner with akiva and dannel at nuevo portal in carroll gardens. Ate a pile of chicken stew and rice and beans and maduros, good times. I do miss…

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