Odds and ends Wednesday

Midweek, and a bunch of stuff going on…

Teaching: classes started yesterday. This semester I teach three courses: 180, first-year composition, 481, new media, and 483, professional editing. Two have already met, and I think they’re going well. The third meets today.

Family: Mom and Dad Dilger arrived yesterday. It was their first time seeing Madelyn, so hugs abound, and Mom was up with me at 6 today looking for a chance to hold the girl. Hopefully, now that they’ve made the drive, we’ll get three or four feet of snow.

Beer: Sunday night Doug Bourne helped me brew an American Porter, pitching onto the yeast cake of the American Pale from last week. Pow, immediate fermentation. I didn’t use enough water (OG 1.066) so I’ll be adding a gallon or so when I rack it. The pale is still chugging away nicely; the stout looks to be almost done. Yeehaw.

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4 Responses to Odds and ends Wednesday

  1. jeff says:

    Argh, pdfs!
    Me want hyperlinks, websites, dynamic scripting!

  2. cbd says:

    Me want computer classroom. Feel free to donate $100K to the WIU Foundation English & Journalism account, and we’ll set up the “Yellow Dog Center for Hyperlinks, Websites, Dynamic Scripting, and No Damned PDFS” in a jiffy.

  3. jeff says:

    “Yellow Dog Center for Hyperlinks, Websites, Dynamic Scripting, and No Damned PDFS” hmmmm.. Me like sound to that.

  4. cbd says:

    Yeah, and YDCHWDSNDPDF is a fine acronym!

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