True to Its Name, Concepts Requires Refinement

I consider myself more of a "doodler" than a proper artist, but even a humbler doodler such as myself cannot ignore the sweet allure of new art-making software. So, when I stumbled upon Concepts while mindlessly browsing the Google Play Store—and then seeing it again on the Microsoft Store—I knew I had to get my …

Help Your Booster Buddy by Helping Yourself

Because my health sucks, I'm always on the lookout for things to buffer the suckage. The past five or so years have been a boom for mental health apps and today I'm reviewing a long-time favorite of mine: Booster Buddy. What is Booster Buddy? This is your Booster Buddy.You take care of your Buddy by …

The Infinite Language Apps Make Vocabulary Drills Genuinely Fun

If one of your New Year's resolutions this year was to learn a new language, you're in for a treat. It's never been easier to access language-learning resources--often genuinely good ones--online for little to no cost. Admittedly, you may have less luck with more obscure languages, though Duolingo is doing its part to preserve endangered …

Brain Focus: The Superior Free Pomodoro Timer for Android

I'm a big fan of the Pomodoro technique and all its various iterations. As the world moves faster and our attention span gets shorter, short bursts of deep work followed by quick breaks can be a fantastic way to chip away at projects that require a lot of time to complete, especially when you're easily …

A Year in (Book) Review: The 2020 Spooky Awards

Another year, gone. But the end of this year is especially momentous, as it also marks the end of a decade. A very, very long decade. Probably the longest I've lived through yet, personally. However, along the way, I've accomplished so much. One of the successes I'm most proud of is the rekindling of my …

Fuck Adobe Creative Cloud: Use These Free Programs Instead

LAST UPDATED: 5/4/2019 This list is always updating. If you feel something is missing, feel free to contact me to suggest I add it! Once upon a time (January of 2019) I made a blog post purely out of spite. I actually made a whole blog out of spite, just to make that one blog …