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A surprising milestone

A surprising milestone
June 10, 2012 1 Comment »

So the blog is ten years old today! I have to admit when I started this blog up as I began my teaching career, I had no idea it would last this long… the blog, that is. You might notice ... Read More »

Reflections

Reflections
December 31, 2010 Comments Off on Reflections

So, it’s the end of another year, and I haven’t posted in a while,so there are at least two reasons to have this post today.  This year has seen a lot of changes, not only in personal life, but professionally ... Read More »

Good news, everybody!

October 19, 2010 Comments Off on Good news, everybody!

I’m not dead, just busy.  Thought y’all should know&# Read More »

Eight years old

June 11, 2010 Comments Off on Eight years old

When I started this blog in 2002, it was with the intention of it becoming a repository of links to stories I was interested in.  It has evolved over the past eight years to become that and much else.  While ... Read More »

Portfolio

May 25, 2010 Comments Off on Portfolio

I’ve been meaning for a while to update my portfolio site, ianhecht.com.  While it was an okay way of showing websites that I’d created, it wasn’t especially fantastic-looking and didn’t list much else that I worked on.  I like the ... Read More »

A year of visitors

January 7, 2010 Comments Off on A year of visitors

I signed up for ClustrMaps last year at this time – it’s the service that generates the little red-spotted map at the botton-right of the page.  Basically, it uses the geographic data from each visitor’s electronic trail to mark a ... Read More »

Site issues

December 6, 2009 Comments Off on Site issues

Sorry to anyone who’s had troubles accessing the site recently – my host was having issues with my site. Apparently, one of the plugins for the blog had generated in excess of 6000 database entries in one table alone, which ... Read More »

Meta-diculous

October 23, 2009 Comments Off on Meta-diculous

I posted some of my fiction on a page on this site, but since I don’t know how many people read this on RSS, I’m going to post about a page.  My blog will then tweet about the post about ... Read More »

Post #2000

May 27, 2009 Comments Off on Post #2000

Thought you ought to know… the blog’s anniversary is coming up mid-June, but we pass another landmark today – 2,000 posts!  Yay us!  Also, we have passed the 2,000 comment mark (we actually would have crossed a long while back ... Read More »

Seven things you never wanted to know about me

January 9, 2009 2 Comments »

I’ve been tagged by @plainenglish for the “7 things you might not know about me” meme. I’m always down for a good meme, so here we go!  The rules: – Link your original tagger(s), and list these rules on your ... Read More »

Too much DIY?

January 7, 2009 Comments Off on Too much DIY?

I don’t have a Flickr account.  I haven’t had a Blogger account in 4 years.  I just got onto Diigo, Google Reader and Twitter this year.  And yet, I blog, I have an online gallery of photos, I had a ... Read More »

Best of blog 2008

December 31, 2008 Comments Off on Best of blog 2008

Most thoughtful posts: The death of school The price of freedom of speech Edupunk is knobbly Universal or personal salvation? Big news: Canadian coup d’état Elections: The *United* States? I don’t think so There’s gotta be a better way Nerdiest: ... Read More »