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Hello, world.
Trying out mastodon largely as I wanted to somewhere to post my learning to draw drawings, and increasingly annoyed that everyone's content is tied up in user-hostile walled gardens.
I guess given that I have the capability to host my own I should be the change I want to see. Even if it does mean I might just be speaking to myself.

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First machine I ever programmed on. The beginning of something amazing.

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vim: there's more than one way to do it, i.e. the way you're doing it now, and the slightly more convenient way to do it that you'll discover by accident sometime in the next twenty years

Back from my regular ssl certificate expiry mastodon downtime. I really must sort this out.

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At the Moomin Cafe in Tokyo, if you go by yourself, they sit a moomin with you, so you won't be lonely.

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Mastodon, can we play a game?

You describe an animal badly, and I draw exactly what you described.

(Do not tell me what the animal is. I will not try to guess. Please tell me AFTER I finish the drawing.)

Attached is a blue whale as my 6yo son described it. Want more? Reply with a description of your own!

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This interactive comic on memorizing things is really something else

It might be something I could even do, since my life runs on index cards...

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Micro-action my friend in Canada did. She would be happy if you copied it :)

Halloween carving evening at work. (Traditional, modern & experimental.)

Low and high tides. I miss living by the sea.

Upgraded to a new and shiny mastodon. Far more painful that expected. Software versions: the cause of all pain and suffering.

Just been to a talk explaining that not everyone hates moral philosophers. This is why I love . Also .

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Mastodon Is Better than Twitter: Elevator Pitch

A very good, non-technical argument for why Mastodon is better than Twitter, from @codesections

At . So far I've heard about killing threads, calling rust from python and about to hear about contributing to Open Source.

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A mastodon instance for anyone who likes green, purple, any colour that can be mixed from green or purple, or any colour that can be used to mix green or purple.

Just a personal instance to experiment with Mastodon.