Yesterday I attended my second meeting of the local writers' group in town. I wrote something for the meeting, as well as a shorter piece during the evening (they call it a "prompt" where everyone writes for ten minutes from the same prompt, or opening line). Both of these pieces are available on my Original … Continue reading New stuff
On 20 February 2012, just over a month from now, my blog will turn ten years old. This site, such as it is, won't be as old, but I'll have had a website for 16-and-a-half years. Last year I began writing a very long piece about how I'd been online for fifteen years and what … Continue reading Ten years on
(Via Yolande) 1. The fattest knight at King Arthur's round table was Sir Cumference. He acquired his size from eating too much pi. 2. I thought I saw an eye doctor on an Alaskan island, but it turned out to be an optical Aleutian. 3. She was only a whiskey maker, but he loved her … Continue reading Puns for Educated Minds
Via Tim Radney, here's a quick and easy way to increase the number of error logs from the default of six. His blog has a walkthrough in SQL Server Management Studio if you prefer the GUI. [Note: If you copy and paste this code, please be sure to check the quotation marks. WordPress may change … Continue reading Increasing SQL Server Error Logs
Happy new year.