January 3rd, 2008

grey love, KH - White lies

Geek wants

should I or should I not buy a kindle?

Pros: purty, books whenever I want them
Cons: I would be buying books versus getting them from the library like I usually do

... but then again, I'm moving and who knows where my library is

... but then again, it's $400.

... and then there's ROCK BAND, which is the totally aweeeeesome, and I must buy.

Year-End Review, With Yourself

An interesting article my dad sent me: http://shiftingcareers.blogs.nytimes.com/2007/12/26/year-end-review-with-yourself/

Research shows that people who write out specific goals tend to be more successful in accomplishing things, whatever the nature of their objectives. But goals sometimes have a straight-from-central-casting quality: lose weight, exercise more, save more money, etc. They’re nice goals, but are they really the most important ones for you? Goals are more meaningful when they result from your taking stock of where you actually are, which requires you to think about how your life has developed over the past year. Goals are also a good thing to look at come year-end.