December 2006

Nature, the ultimate rage against the machine.

December 19, 2006 // 0 Comments

All I can say is wow. Since coming back from China, I have been continually amazed how we live here, especially when we as a society are faced with a dilemma, which is much the case now here in Seattle.For those of you who don’t know, Seattle was whacked for the second time this season, but this one with an intensity that none of us has seen in sometime. Microsoft lost of all its power in the Seattle area and was unable to function. I work for the MSN OPS Center, which is the certralized hub of all issues related to the Microsoft Network. We were relocated to another site in South Seattle because the generator power at MS was not enough to handle the routers and other equiptment that are essential to our core business.All of it at the mercy of mother nature.Its hard to not think about everything that the country has and how little response time we have when it comes to disaster. Its also not difficult to think […]

Flow

December 5, 2006 // 1 Comment

So, this is the way that it works. Days usually begin preciesly at 830 in the morning. I sit up, recall waiting for the moment for quite some time nod a few times and begin my day. At least four days out the standard seven in the same way I get up and move closer to my death these days theres no such thing as silence and no time to get out there and write something so big, so immense that it makes you think…. If I could change the world Just stop watching TV and youll have time to read make change and propose a soloution to all this choas. There was a choice that you just happen to make at some point. When I came back from college, it was finally done. I had put in my time and made it a good time, in both senses of the word. Now, I wanted to do something with it. Not so much make money, but get involved in something where you […]