life

Looking Ahead to 2020

2019 is over in about two weeks, and rather than look back at 2019, I’m looking ahead to 2020 at some things I want to accomplish. 2019 in general was okay, but there are a lot of things I fell short on. Again, rather than dwell on that, here are a few of my goals for 2020: Photography: Shoot some photos, at least one shoot a month You’ll notice xannypix.
Read more →

Ghostbusters: Afterlife Trailer Thoughts

I checked out the trailer this morning as soon as it dropped (shh, don’t tell the boss!) and the movie looks like it’s going to be great. I was half-expecting the farmhouse to be one of the living Ghostbusters’ (Ray specifically), but seemingly it was Egon’s place. I’m hoping they get into a bit of the story about how he came to have an old farmhouse, but we’ll see. I am definitely excited to see what they’ve done.
Read more →

Cutting out Facebook

Facebook of late has been in the news with regards to privacy issues and political ads. My Facebook feed these days I would say is about 80-90% images and memes. Nothing against friends and family that post on Facebook, I’m just done with that method of communication. I intend to keep Messenger, and I’ll post pictures of the minion (otherwise the family might have issues), but most of my focus will shift to Twitter, here and now that I’m getting back into photography, I’ll be getting that site back up and running soon.
Read more →

2018 in Review, The Short Version

We’re about five days out from the end of the year, and I’ve been somewhat quiet. Work’s been pretty busy this year, and I have let a lot of things slide that I really didn’t want to but time left me with no choice. 2019, though, I intend to do the things I didn’t get much of a chance to do over the past year, photography being the main thing. I’ve got a new camera all set, and I’ve got lots of ideas.
Read more →

What’s Up with Things?

Contrary to popular opinion, I still exist! I’m finally getting back to a point where I can interact online and such. I’ve been busy with a huge project at work and it’s finally over and done with. So, first thing I did was revamp the website design back to one of the older (and honestly my favorite) design and remove some of the older posts that didn’t make sense to keep.
Read more →