I do spend a significant amount of time with my kids.
*laughs* You know you're a geek when you spot unit conversion errors on OkCupid and wonder how to report it. Height: 6' 8" (2.3m). No, I'm not 7'7", and yes I have reported it. Much better, they now have the decimal correctly placed.
One of my pet peeves is when an author confuses english with metric units. "He pulled out his 45 mm automatic pistol" Yah, right.
I am separated, poly, and kinky
Take care of those you call your own And keep good company
All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost.
I taught you everything you know. But I didn't teach you everything I know.
Grab their minds and their bodies will follow.
Lois McMaster Bujold Everything. Jim Butcher: Codex Alera series, and The Dresden Files series. Bernard Cornwell: Sharpe series. Diana Gabaldon: Everything. Neil Gaiman: Laurell K. Hamilton: Everything. Robert Heinlein: Everything. Alan Moore: Elizabeth Moon: Everything. Patrick O'Brian: Aubrey & Maturin series. John Ringo: Pretty much everything. S.M. Stirling Everything. Andrew Vachss: Burke series.
And in the guily pleasure category. Newt Gingrich & William R. Forstchen. Their alternative history stories are actually quite good.
-- a good library: preferably mine, and I do lend books.
-- synthroid: Nine years ago my thyroid was removed with extreme prejudice and I will die a horrible death without my synthroid. So much for my post-apocalyptic daydreams.
-- darkest chocolate: I self medicate with chocolate.
-- my yard: Soaking in the hottub at 2:00 AM listening to the owls.
-- my mind: .
No, really ... I did research in Artificial Intelligence for many years, and at times I've very introspective about how my brain is actually working.
According to my profile, and pretty much anyone who knows me, I'm way non-agressive, very compassionate, extremely non-cruel, and extremely kinky. The translation is that I'm basically a service switch, and very good at it too. If you want to know what that means, feel free to ask.
... You are curious about me or my thoughts, or even if you're just looking for someone to talk with.
... You have questions regarding the leather community in Austin.