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October 22, 2022While it’s been something that was obvious to me for for a very long time, it was only a month ago I was officially diagnosed with ADHD by an actual psychiatrist. Now that my diagnosis has been validated and impostor syndrome is a thing of the past, I am finally going to start talking about how it’s been living with ADHD. [...]
July 10, 2022When I left home on a slightly chilly Saturday morning, my only plan was “go for a walk somewhere” and I knew in the absence of any sudden inspiration, I was going to head in a Lerderderg-ish direction, mainly because in my head I love saying “Lerderderg” as if I’m the Swedish Chef. I did … [Read more …] [...]

Chinwag Posts

It's not in a good enough state to close up and use regularly as yet - need to figure out a couple more things - but my solid-state Bluetooth iPod is actually playing tunes to a speaker, with no wires!

Removing the big hard drive has freed up a lot of internal space so next I'll figure out where the extra bits fit best and do wire runs the exact right length.

Now I should probably go to the supermarket and do my laundry urgh.

An open iPod case on a table showing a 16gb compact flash card inside and some extra components hanging from wires up around the top headphone connector area, and a small JBL speaker nearby

Me: Grrr, the latest Fastmail update broke notifications somehow. This is incredibly frustrating.

Me, two days later: You know you're a paying customer right? You could just email support.

Me: *amazement*