Recent pages

Customizing LifeFlow Quickly with Skins


An introduction to skinning LifeFlow without causing any harm to the SVN checkout. The current skin on this website is about 30 lines of CSS, and a third of those are closing parentheses, so its not that hard to transform it from its default minimalism into something much more appealing.

Installing a Development Deployment of LifeFlow, a Django Blog Solution

Comprehensive instructions on installing and setting up a local deployment of LifeFlow (for those who are moderately in the Django know). This should be all you need to get started using LifeFlow, but I will have another entry soon detailing the little tricks and tips that make LifeFlow helpful.

Reflections on the old year, and the new one

Its been a strange five months in Japan, and I'm sure the next seven will be strange too. But its not such a bad life. It seemed like a good day to write down some thoughts about where I am and where I am going. So I did.

BluePrint CSS makes LifeFlow look better, and easier to customize

After a bit of work, a BluePrint based version of LifeFlow is now ready for deployment. A little more tweaking and I'll be on to writing some tutorials on setting it all up.

Music Recommendations & Snow Pictures

Today was my first full day back in Kamioka, and I spent a couple hours of it snapping pictures. Here are a few to share the gift of snow with those who haven't been thusly blessed.

Implementing Threaded Comments in LifeFlow


A brief discussion on implementing comments in LifeFlow.

Visiting Kiyomizudera


I went and saw Kiyomizudera in Kyoto on January 1st, and customarily took a few arbitrary pictures.

Status Update for LifeFlow


A quick update on where LifeFlow is, and where it is going.

Accolades for Pygments 0.9


Pygments 0.9 adds lexers for Common Lisp along with a handful of other languages. I am an unabashed fan.

Actors in Common Lisp


Taking a brief look at my current project of implementing Erlang/Scala style actors in Common Lisp.

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