looking for a few good ideas

  amongst the irregular verbiage

That content does not exist, or is no longer available in that location! Sorry.

Hi there. You've arrived here because the page you are trying to reach is not on the server. It may be non-existent, or may be no longer available. It's possible I moved it to another location.

In August 2020, I cleaned up these static HTML diary posts from 1996-2007, and moved a lot of content into my three current blogs, as appropriate.The remaining content has been removed from the web.

If you're looking for a technical article, try browsing the list linked to on the left.

If you were looking for something else, well, it might still exist but I didn't create an automatic redirect. To compensate for your inevitable disappointment, please feel free to search or browse any of the following locations: