2019-01-15: Après Noël

2019-01-01: At this point in 2018, I was getting ready to...

2018-12-26: Watching “Springsteen on Broadway”. “Those whose love we wanted, but...

2018-12-14: These Walls Bear Our Marks. The prison in downtown Orléans was shut down after more...

2018-11-27: This is brilliant - the text says « This time,...

2018-11-21: From xkcd via kottke: spaceships are older than airplanes were...

2018-11-20: I have dorky coworkers.

2018-11-20: I’m going to start compiling a list of pet commuting...

2018-11-19: When your wife’s friends go on a week end trip...

2018-11-19: There should be a special place in hell for people...

2018-11-19: Colors are the only things warm today. 4° outside!

2018-11-17: Yup. Definitely getting close to Christmas. • • La Défense,...

2018-11-16: Growing up, I thought my two countries, France and the...

2018-11-15: Remembrance on the Champs Elysées. November 11th wreath at the...

2018-11-13: Je cherche des recommandations pour des podcasts/newsletters en 🇫🇷. 99pi...

2018-11-12: Is it just me or is the Discover 📸 tag...

2018-11-11: France just beat the US and Russia to snag the...

2018-11-11: This lovely young woman from Hungary just won the women’s...

2018-11-09: Paris photo

2018-11-09: My boss had a vip pass to Paris Photo and...

2018-11-08: Mount Orgueil castle on Jersey has some really weird pieces....

2018-11-08: I’m slowly starting to learn how to organize myself when...

2018-11-07: Re reading book 1 of the Laundry Files by Charles...

2018-11-06: Just saw John Scalzi do a signing in Paris. He’s...

2018-11-05: I’ve been commuting for three months for 4 hours each...

2018-11-03: There’s a legend that it always rains in Brittany. I...

2018-11-02: Nobody Else Is Awake (She’s entered that phase when you...

2018-11-02: I think I like the Flickr announcement, but the talking...

2018-10-29: Watching « Norsemen ». Thanks to @jack for the recommendation - which...

2018-10-27: And just like that, winter.

2018-10-27: Somebody recently posted about lack of sleep, and I stupidly...

2018-10-25: Started playing with Live Photos a little bit and I...

2018-10-25: 📚 Currently reading In the Vanisher’s Palace by Aliette de...

2018-10-25: 📚 Finished - The Consuming Fire by John Scalzi. Does...

2018-10-23: I’m guessing my train isn’t leaving in time.

2018-10-20: My daughter getting ready to win her first fencing competition....

2018-10-16: The Guardian wins the Internet today with their take on...

2018-10-15: There’s a weird sculpture called “Throne” sitting high in the...

2018-10-15: A Day At The Louvre A few hours soaking up world treasures….

2018-10-14: This is the oldest piece in the Louvre. It’s 9000...

2018-08-24: I thought my hometown was boring, but obviously some people...

2018-08-21: One thing I didn’t miss from consulting: idiots who think...

2018-08-18: Towers of nothing (Paris - La Défense)

2018-08-16: Astronomy paleo style – every morning the sun will be...

2018-08-14: After catching up on current conversations for a few days,...

2018-08-08: Very good guerrilla art on the train this morning. Stickers...

2018-08-08: I’ve started my “real” (i.e non teaching) job. It’s great,...

2018-07-29: After a fairly long dry spell, I’m finally getting some...

2018-06-18: What better way to start the week than with coffee...

2018-06-16: With my (French) wife and kids, we speak in a...

2018-06-16: With my (French) wife and kids, we speak in a...

2018-06-11: I’m getting reasonable in my old age. I just read...

2018-06-09: Anthony Bourdain s’est suicidé en Alsace hier. Encore un rappel...

2018-05-31: Have accepted new position. Won’t be teaching again next year....

2018-05-12: L’île aux moines is a cute little island in the...

2018-05-12: Cuisine française: my son enjoying roasted bone marrow, to the...

2018-05-09: I’ve believed for 40 years - as I was told...

2018-05-09: Brittany is an amazing discovery. The weather and the light...

2018-05-09: Vacation day whatever (you know your vacation is good when...

2018-05-08: Oysters in Brittany (« À l’abri du Kraken ») - achievement unlocked....

2018-05-08: Almost the end of the world. Pointe de Pen Hir,...

2018-05-05: Vacation - day 1 Quiberon (Morbihan)

2018-05-03: for techies: I bought a USB HD for my HS...

2018-05-03: I feel like I “interact” less with m.b than with...

2018-05-03: Lobe reminds me of the Arthur C. Clarke aphorism: “any...

2018-05-01: Can’t really talk about it yet, but I’ve gone from...

2018-04-22: Loire Art Show 2018 - Orléans -

2018-04-14: On the one hand, we’re starting to take seriously the...

2018-04-13: Shiny Sf-day: 📺 “The Expanse” season 3 just dropped, “Lost...

2018-04-13: Explaining the Peter principle to a friend, I realize there’s...

2018-04-11: Flashback to early 70’s animation: [Linea](https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Linea_(TV_series)

2018-04-11: Ready Player One 👍 - It’s far from perfect: the...

2018-04-11: This guy showed up on my building’s wall yesterday.

2018-04-09: I feel most of my middle school students have an...

2018-04-08: Yes: Molly Ringwald’s brilliant essay about John Hughes is a...

2018-04-07: Nothing says welcome back to your social networking life like...

2018-03-30: Cathédrale Saint Etienne - Bourges The St Etienne cathedral in Bourges, at the cusp of...

2018-03-30: This week has been very roller-coastery; thanks to the people...

2018-03-29: Dusting off my photo blog involved a long trip down...

2018-03-27: Feeling very blue and having to contend with the mediocre...

2018-03-25: This is one of the most intricate ceiling I’ve seen....

2018-03-25: Palais Jacques Cœur - Bourges 2018-03-24 In the early 1400s, Jacques Cœur became the principal...

2018-03-24: Opening MB is a bit like dropping by your favorite...

2018-03-24: My son turning a teenager yesterday was cause for celebration,...

2018-03-22: My son becomes a teenager tomorrow. Mixed feelings about that,...

2018-03-22: Living in a different timezone from the majority of micro...

2018-03-21: Learning To See - Daido Moriyama Edition A big part of “learning photography” is looking at pictures....

2018-03-21: One of the reasons Charles Stross is a favorite writer...

2018-03-21: I have to assume this thing was planted in the...

2018-03-21: My Brain Hurts Maths and experimentation - using soap bubbles to solve minimal...

2018-03-20: We should spread good stories because the world is not...

2018-03-19: Holding homework-help period at 8am on a Monday may not...

2018-03-17: I sat down and graphed the state of my publishing...

2018-03-15: Pour les francophones, un superbe podcast - des petits bijoux...

2018-03-14: Spring is nigh le Manège du Martroi.

2018-03-12: A Sunday in Orléans This town is depressing.

2018-03-12: Yet another take by Dr Drang on infographics (or the...

2018-03-11: 📚 Trying to finish reading Provenance 👎 by Anne Leckie,...

2018-03-11: Bombino really is very good music to grade papers to....

2018-03-11: It’s getting harder and harder to figure out how to...

2018-03-10: 📷 Tasneem al Sultan is a female Saudi photographer documenting...

2018-03-09: Oh the rabbit hole! - my NewsBlur subscription is coming...

2018-03-07: Halide on my 6s+ is buggy to the point of...

2018-03-07: Seriously. Lost in space is coming to Netflix in a...

2018-03-07: I’d never read anything by Teju Cole. Now I have,...

2018-03-06: Je découvre que le mot calepin est l’éponyme d’Ambrogio Calepino,...

2018-03-06: I finally have a web site that’s almost acceptable to...

2018-03-05: Made the mistake of reopening my twitter today. The same...

2018-03-05: It took the opening of a horrendously expensive / not-so-good...

2018-03-04: Checking Games Sorting through our games to see which ones go out...

2018-03-04: Someone doesn’t like having their picture taken (Orléans)

2018-03-04: Technicolor sunset.

2018-03-04: Black Panther (2018) - 👍 - (unfortunately had to watch...

2018-03-04: Today in weird bugs: Alto’s Odyssey has been freezing on...

2018-03-03: Speaking of owning your stuff, John Scalzi is celebrating 20...

2018-03-03: I was going to write a small post targeting my...

2018-03-02: This evening’s bedtime story (via Kottke.org) how a retired couple...

2018-03-01: So Amazon will adapt Consider Phlebas to the small screen....

2018-02-28: "Le Sens de la Fête" (2017) - 👍 - 🎬 - 🇫🇷 “Le sens de la fête” - un film magique, très...

2018-02-27: Shamelessly used @kitt ‘s technique to customize my micro.blog template....

2018-02-27: I’m so happy this will happen, but so apprehensive. There...

2018-02-26: What flavors of emacs are people using on their Mac...

2018-02-25: Dr Drang takes the WaPo to task for fumbling perfectly...

2018-02-25: Bad customer service is frustrating. Beyond the facts, in most...

2018-02-24: Does anybody else see alto’s odyssey freeze on their device....

2018-02-24: Listening to old(ish) standards. I’d forgotten how much I used...

2018-02-23: Field-trip-drying film when you have no clothespins not clothesline.

2018-02-20: Bon, y a-t-il des francophones ici? Histoire de développer la...

2018-02-15: Things like this make me giddy: New language discovered in...

2018-02-14: Ce soir, Jean Teulé à la Librairie Nouvelle d’Orléans. Mes...

2018-02-14: There used to be (maybe still is) a Usenet community...

2018-02-12: Second thought on the Techo is that I should have...

2018-02-12: So I’ve got my Techo. And of course I’m too...

2018-02-12: It’s still Micro.monday here: @rdodson. I love seeing all these...

2018-02-12: one minute art history is an experimental film retracing …...

2018-02-10: Snow in old Orleans

2018-02-06: I just realized that all of the companies I’ve worked...

2018-02-05: Just saw tha Kronecker Wallis is planning a new, completed,...

2018-02-04: Altered Carbon - the book was good, and the Netflix...

2018-02-01: The lottery of heredity A surprising contraption mimicking the lottery involved in getting each...

2018-01-30: Trying to figure where to host / post short picture...

2018-01-29: Mont saint Michel Between sky and sea

2018-01-29: Does anybody have a Hobonichi Techo. Debating whether or not...

2018-01-24: Winter colors 📷

2018-01-21: Fallen Angel [1/365]📷 (Gare d’Orleans)

2018-01-14: Somebody on 4chan has made a naughty list of « degenerate »...

2018-01-07: Last day before facing my students again. Not completely ready...

2018-01-06: [6/365] preparing lecture - the digital way.

2018-01-06: [5/365] a day late but taken yesterday. i keep forgetting...

2018-01-04: [4/365] muddy walk

2018-01-03: [3/365] ghost of christmas newly passed.

2018-01-02: 2/365

2018-01-02: L'heure du bilan Il y a deux ans, Lucia Sanchez m’invitait à participer...

2018-01-01: Image 1/365 Moonlight shadow

2018-01-01: All right. Let’s see if this microblog thing cross posts...

2017-07-29:

2017-07-23: Yèvre le Châtel 2017 #bestplacestogo #travelphotographer #traveldeeper #letsgosomewhere #welltravelled #moodygrams...

2017-07-22: Paris 2017 #paris #streetartparis #streetart #graffiti streetphotography #photostreet #bnw_street #streetview...

2017-07-22: Paris 2017 #paris #streetartparis #streetart #graffiti streetphotography #photostreet #bnw_street #streetview...

2017-07-22: Paris 2017 #streetartparis #streetart #graffitiart #streetphotography #photostreet #streetview #streetphotographers #ig_street...

2017-07-22: Paris 2017 #oneframestory #streetphotography #photostreet #bnw_street #streetview #streetportrait #streetphotographers #ig_street...

2017-07-18: “Dans le camp adverse, on estime que c’est Bercy qui...

2017-07-06: Paris Metro - “your gates have been delivered”

2017-07-05: I don’t love Paris to live in - but I...

2017-07-03: La polémique sur les petites phrases de Macron me fatigue....

2017-07-01: Depeche Mode sunset -Paris - Stade de France

2017-07-01: Dépêche Mode concert - halves and halve nots. #concert #depechemode2017...

2017-07-01: Dépêche mode concert - Paris - Stade de France. Halves...

2017-06-29: Bac 2017 - les PV de surveillance sont des copies...

2017-06-27: Sérieux les gars, je veux bien “professionnaliser” certains aspects de...

2017-06-25: @macgenie @manton am i missing something? - i see many...

2017-06-25: Oh yes … twitter.com/Jonahlobe…

2017-06-22: I’ve been playing with zapier, IFTTT and other cross posting...

2017-06-22: “Dryad” Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière. The artist reveals the nymphs...

2017-06-22: “Dryad” Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière. The artist reveals the nymphs...

2017-06-22: @manton Is there a “draft” function in the iOS app?...

2017-06-21: Je n’aime pas beaucoup Villani, qui en fait trop, mais...

2017-06-20: Annonce SNCF: “Mesdames, Messieurs, je rappelle qu’en 2017 les trains...

2017-06-20: I’m going to ride the bus all day: it’s the...

2017-06-19: The local StartUp incubator calls itself “The Lab”. And yes,...

2017-06-19: The local StartUp incubator calls itself “The Lab”. And yes,...

2017-06-19: Hot day in Old Orléans. #jeannedarcdoesntliveheranymore #martroi #monochrome #bwphotography #instablackandwhite...

2017-06-19: Hot day in Old Orléans. #earlysummer #jeannedarcdoesntlivehereanymore

2017-06-16: The center rises again? Interesting view on how the far...

2017-06-14: “Mister Teach” - Bronze by Li XiaChao - Montargis Ironically,...

2017-06-13:

2017-06-11: Ok apparently I’m a stupid noob. I’d never heard of...

2017-06-10: Dining outside in the last rays of the sun. One...

2017-06-10: Nothing to add to the heaps of praise about this...

2017-06-09: Does this post to my WP ?

2017-06-09: Just discovered that Sense8 has been cancelled. I guess I’m...

2017-06-08: “Useless sacrifice” War has changed since “Flanders field”, yet the...

2017-06-06: Same student came back - to touch up the drawing...

2017-06-06: When a student has a few spare minutes and a...

2017-06-01: A neat little piece on improvisation, with this truth: Failing...

2017-05-25: Visiting the center of France. Old castles and (much) older...

2017-05-24: I like Caribbean sci-fi, if only because the food seems...

2017-05-12: Test again cross post to FB with image

2017-05-12: Testing FB cross posting from Microblog using IFTT

2017-05-12: Random #streetart in Amboise

2017-05-07: Le cabinet de curiosités de Léonard de Vinci - #bestplacestogo...

2017-05-07: Hanji paper sculpture exhibited in da Vinci’s last home #closlucé...

2017-05-06: Monochromatic street painting - late anthropocene - function unknown (probably...

2017-05-06: Le vrai échec de l’éducation nationale, c’est d’avoir permis à...

2017-05-04: Excusez moi, vous … #monochrome #bwphotography #instablackandwhite #flair_bw #bnw_captures #bnw_life...

2017-05-02: Discovering rain #pursuitofportraits #quietthechaos #way2ill #urbanromantix #moodygram #latergram #willowtrees #umbrella...

2017-04-30: How I feel about Orléans. #jeannedarcdoesntliveheranymore #filmisnotdead #canona1 #provia #traveldeeper...

2017-04-29: My old high school’s main gate. A few spikes are...

2017-04-29: So, posting from MarsEdit to micro.blog - testing all the...

2017-04-28: It’s spring out there - #dailyart #illgrammers #nature #workhard #schooltime...

2017-04-27: Orléans - Rue de la République

2017-04-27: I don’t believe, but I find peace and tranquility in...

2017-04-26: Welcome to my micro.blog

2017-04-21: Rocamadour- one of the most important pilgrimage sites of medieval...