Autism gets used as a label a lot, but in this blog post Brady explains what it feels like to him and what helps. Sometimes we all need a bit more processing time! – Autism 101: A few words about processing.
When I was a child, playing with model trains was something we did over Christmas, when the Hornby HO gauge model box would be open and we’d arrange a layout on the kitchen table or the office floor for an afternoon. Some people take it far more seriously, and my father in law is one of these people.
This short video introduces his layout “The Port of New York & New Jersey”, a highly detailed O gauge layout built in what was formerly a guest bedroom.
To launch his 39th Discworld novel “Snuff” Sir Terry Pratchett gave a lecture at The National Press Club in Washington D.C. and I was lucky enough to be there. Not only that, but I was lucky enough to be one of 100 guests who were invited to an exclusive “meet Sir Terry Pratchett” session after the main event! I could barely contain my excitement.
Click on to read more about the lecture below the fold!
…it is worth doing in time-lapse!
So Laura and I spent an hour or so priming the guest bathroom, in preparation of repainting it for Kevin’s visit later in the month. The two of us managed to work in masks, with paint, in a cramped room, and not damage each other or anything else!
The music was written by Laura in 2008, and just seemed suitable for a bit of time-lapsery.