On technical writing

This post is for Dave over at WhatHeSaid.ca and YukonDude.com, because he asked. I learned technical writing at Nortel Networks where I wrote customer information manuals for the DMS-100, the Passport 7K, and other documents for engineering teams (like AMA billing requirements and ISUP technical specifications).  The most important lessons I learned were: Know the […]

How to make the most out of your gym membership #3

Rollerblade from the apartment to the gym. (It was surprisingly nice out today.) Clunk up one flight of stairs. Coordinate limbs in a body pump (choreographed weights) class. Continue with 45 minutes of cardio in the salle de musculation. Stretch legs. Crunch abs. Rollerblade home. Not bad. I’m glad the weather changed. It’s easier not […]

For Sale – Girl-driven 2005 Honda Civic hatch back with sunroof and roof racks

What do you need to know about my car? That’s it’s for sale.? That it’s a 2005 Honda Civic Si Hatchback?  That it has just over 82,000 miles? Oh…it’s also a 5-speed manual transmission. I just had a minor service, they guys at Automotive Excellence in Cotati said it was in good condition. I have […]