Penguicon is my favorite convention. For those of you who have only heard of media SF cons (meet the stars of your favorite show!) or comic cons (meet stars, cosplay), volunteer-run SF/Fantasy cons are an entirely different experience, and I haven’t heard of any other conventions quite like Penguicon. It started out as a hybrid SF/Fantasy and Linux/Open-Source convention, but it’s expanded since then. I will write more about it …Continue reading →
Note: this site is now called Habitica.com In Part #1, we began our personal habit quest by setting up our tasks on HabitRPG. Now it’s time to attack those tasks and reap our rewards. But you may be asking yourself: “Will this silly thing actually help me?”
Task-tracking systems are more fuss than fun, always more trouble than they’re worth to me. But my new job is an hour away, driving there devours my spare time, and it’s harder to make myself do anything when I get home. Help! I need something fast and easy that won’t eat more time, entertaining enough to be painless. “Free” is good too.