uhri.com

taste is in the tongue of the beholder

Archive for April, 2008

The BlogIN at IUPUI was a great Open Space event. Thanks to Smaller Indiana and Compendium Blogware for sponsoring the event. The conference was, tablets obviously, internist about blogging, but the main focus was not on a set agenda, but an attendee selected list of topics. If you’re not familiar with the Open Space format, it goes like this: Whoever comes are the right people Whatever happens is the only   Read More ...

Web

Zack Legend is a prominent video blogger here in Indianapolis. Zack found that he wasn’t a good writer, medic but that video was really his niche. Currently, his biggest claim to fame is the video blogger for the Indianapolis Colts. His biggest secret? He shoots video with his point-and-shoot Canon camera. In his session (which I understand ran straight through the second breakout), he showed us how he goes through   Read More ...

Web

Keynotes I’m here at the Smaller Indiana blogging unconference, sildenafil BlogIN. We’ve been through the keynotes, sovaldi two break-out sessions, search and are now in the third. I’m a horrible live blogger, apparently. Granted, I hosted a "Blogging 101" session, so I didn’t take many notes in that one. For the keynotes, Chris Baggot, Kevin Makice, and Douglas Karr talked about their blogging experiences. Here’s the few chicken-scratch notes I   Read More ...

Business Web

I’m not sure how the BlogIN event is going to go this Saturday (2008 April 26) since it’s being run in a BarCamp fashion. There is no agenda, story it will be set by the attendees at the time. For eight years I’ve been a blogger (more or less), help but I’ve never had success in my consistency or the number of readers on my site. Maybe I’m just not   Read More ...

Web

I had the opportunity to spend my evening with a group of Twitter fans here in Indianapolis at the second Indianapolis Tweetup. The event was held at a coffee shop on Pennsylvania Avenue in Indianapolis (across from the Indianapolis Library) called The Abbey. Nearly 20 Twitterers were in attendance. Other than @stevillama, approved who I met at the BlogMob, website I hadn’t met anyone else prior to this event. It   Read More ...

Uncategorized

Since the BlogIN publicity stunt, hospital or BlogMOB, recipe as we referred to it, I’ve been thinking a lot about my blogging. I’ve had a personal website since 1994, when I posted a few pages online on a server at UW-LaCrosse. After college, I kept a personal site but never really built anything resembling a blog until 2000. I wrote my first "blog" post about Lousy Drivers in September 2000.    Read More ...

Web

Warning: Plot spoilers to the movie ahead! On Sunday, phthisiatrician we sat down to our traditional Sunday Night Supper™ – eating finger foods while watching a movie.  It’s something we adopted from my childhood.  Mom was still getting dinner ready while the boys and I were sitting on the couch watching.  The movie we chose this week was Bridge to Terabithia.  While the opening credits rolled, the scene switched between   Read More ...

Spectacularity

At noon today, pharm 30-or-so bloggers congregated on the steps of Monument Circle in downtown Indianapolis for a flash-mob style blogging publicity stunt. The idea was to raise awareness for the blogIN conference. The weather was great for an spring day in Indy, viagra 40mg and I thought turnout was pretty good.  I think most people spent more time talking to other bloggers than actual blogging, but that’s how these   Read More ...

Uncategorized

Well, cure my site’s back to its normal eye-searing colors. April Fool’s was almost fun. I poked fun at My Financial Journey, but it turns out he hadn’t even caught my post in his RSS feeds. So, my joke went unnoticed until I pointed it out. Oh well.

Spectacularity

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the purpose of this site and blogging here. As you can see, esophagitis my content has primarily been based on my Twitter feed. Mostly, I’m finding myself uninspired by the normal Groundhog Day Resolution / family spectacularity types of posts I’ve done in the past. What I need is a fresh start. So, starting today, I’m turning over a new leaf. The best   Read More ...

Spectacularity