Vital Statistics

Aches & pains: ankles, fingers on right hand, right heel, right big toe

Current reading: n/a

Recent listening: Very Bad Wizards, Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me, This American Life, The Partially Examined Life, Waking Up with Sam Harris, Chris Cornell

Recent viewing: Rick & Morty, Ray Donovan, Twin Peaks: The Return, Mulholland Dr., Cloud Atlas, Doctor Strange, Master of None, Rogue One

Recent playing: n/a

Recently accomplished: The Daily Bowie (completed), 9000 steps a day for 2 weeks, rode bike 5-6 times a week, bought a new bike, house painting: scraping, caulking, primer, repairs, masking, rented spray painter (60% done)

Imperative To Do: Get a job, clean roof, finish painting house: belly band, repairs, spray paint, gutters, downspouts, trim, dormers, lower grade

Vital Statistics

Aches & pains: shoulders, sciatica, right arch

Current reading: The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg, iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide, Cracking the Code Interview by Gayle Laakmann McDowell

Recent listening: Bowie, Manassas, Mystery to Me by Fleetwood Mac, Heart of Mine by Maria Muldaur, Audioslave, Future Games by Fleetwood Mac, Shot of Love by Bob Dylan, Chet Baker Sings

Recent viewing: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, NBA Finals, National Treasure (Hulu series), Becoming Bond, 12 Monkeys (Hulu series)

Recent playing: Lake Drawing Book

Recently accomplished: The Daily Bowie, 5000 steps a day for 2 weeks, cleaned up patio, yard work, graduation party, wrote Mother’s article, mailed CDs (Jan, Sue, Katie)

Imperative To Do: Get a job, write Mother’s article, walk 6000 steps per day, refinish deck, colonoscopy, finish writing Neil Young liner notes

Vital Statistics

Aches & pains: shoulders/neck (better but still creaky)

Current reading: The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg, iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide, Cracking the Code Interview by Gayle Laakmann McDowell

Recent listening: Chet Baker, Bob Dylan, Robyn Hitchcock, Maria Muldaur

Recent viewing: Thirteen Reasons Why, The Expanse, Better Call Saul (Season 2), The Last Man on Earth, Billions, Homeland, Scandal, Guardians of the Galaxy 2

Recent playing: Lake Drawing Book

Recently accomplished: The Daily Bowie, 3000 steps a day for 2 weeks, fixed bathtub drain, mailed CDs, yard work

Imperative To Do: Get a job, write Mother’s article, walk 4000 steps per day, mail CDs to people

Vital Statistics

Aches & pains: sciatica

Current reading: The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg

Recent listening: You Want It Darker by Leonard Cohen, Olé Coltrane, Peace Trail by Neil Young, Slightly Stoopid, Johannes Brahms, Dylanesque by Bryan Ferry, Watermark by Art Garfunkel, Roxy Music (eponymous)

Recent viewing: Longmire, Limitless (series), The Daily Show, Real Time with Bill Maher

Recent playing: Mario Run, Really Bad Chess

Recently accomplished: Finished a book, traveled to Georgia, laundry

Imperative To Do: Replace CR-V, change insurance agent, clean roof/gutters, fix HP printer, bariatric application, write Mother’s article

Vital Statistics

Aches & pains: left shoulder

Current reading: Just Kids by Patti Smith

Recent listening: You Want It Darker by Leonard Cohen, Olé Coltrane, Steamin’ with the Miles Davis Quintet, Let Me Get By by the Tedeschi Trucks Band, Peace Trail by Neil Young

Recent viewing: Goliath, Jim Gaffigan: Cinco, O Brother Where Art Thou, Fargo, The Big Lebowski, London Has Fallen, The Fall, 3%, The Sixties, Frank, Longmire

Recent playing: Mario Run

Recently accomplished: Paid bills, dumped US Bank

Imperative To Do: Change insurance agent, clean roof/gutters, fix HP printer, bariatric application, write Mother’s article

Vital Statistics

Aches & pains: sciatica

Current reading: n/a

Recent listening: Exmilitary by Death Grips, Hamilton (original cast recording), The Pretenders, Roxy Music, Split Enz, x Infinity by Watsky, Just Can’t Get Enough

Recent viewing: Westworld, Black Mirror, Longmire, Batman vs. Superman, 13th

Recent playing: Galcon Fusion

Recently accomplished: power wash cement, completed mortgage refinancing, installed camera cables, Scion frame repairs

Imperative To Do: Fix HP printer, Xmas shopping, bariatric application, write Mother’s article

Vital Statistics

Aches & pains: sciatica

Current reading: Programming iOS 9 by Matt Neuburg

Recent listening: The Jam, Nick Lowe, Dave Edmunds, The Stiff Records Box Set, The Buzzcocks, Elvis Costello, The Undertones, Squeeze, Oingo Boingo

Recent viewing: Luke Cage, The Daily Show, The Choice 2016, Presidential debate, VP debate, The Do-Over, Bloodline (S2), Stranger Things

Recent playing: Galcon Fusion

Recently accomplished: Installed latch for main gate, flora trimming, Grassination, replaced faltering laptop (MBP 2008 -> MBP 2011), replaced Tardis motherboard, weeding, mowing

Imperative To Do: Fix HP printer, close mortgage refinance, bariatric application, write Mother’s article, deck maintenance, birthday party

Vital Statistics

Aches & pains: sciatica, left ankle, sunburn (head)

Current reading: n/a

Recent listening: Prince, Shades of Deep Purple, Yeezus

Recent viewing: The Daily Show, The Nightly Show, 11.22.63, Daredevil (Season 2)

Recent playing: Galcon Fusion

Recently accomplished: Compost harvest, paid bills, Monoprice RMA, updated resumé, logged iTunes bugs, Scion repairs

Imperative To Do: Install AC, fix HP printer, latches for gates, rake front yard, hose off back and front

Vital Statistics

Aches & pains: sciatica, headache

Current reading: The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg

Recent listening: David Bowie

Recent viewing: CBGB, The Daily Show, The Nightly Show, 11.22.63, QI, Scandal, Parks & Recreation (final season), Billions, Better Call Saul, The Martian

Recent playing: Galcon Fusion

Recently accomplished: Replaced rain gutters & downspouts, paid parking tickets and transferred title to van

Imperative To Do: Fix HP printer, latches for gates, rake front yard, hose off back and front

Vital Statistics

Aches & pains: sciatica, right ankle

Current reading: n/a

Recent listening: Beckology, Come & Gone by Mason Proffit, The Eternal Dance by Earth, Wind & Fire, In The Slot by Tower of Power, The Isleys Live, Parliament

Recent viewing: Show Me a Hero, True Detective (season 2), The Theory of Everything, Birdman, Guardians of the Galaxy

Recent playing: n/a

Recently accomplished: fixed blog configuration, bought “new” car, awesome family vacation, paid off last credit card

Imperative To Do: Send backpack for replacement, kill clover, laundry, Fox wedding plans