Category: Uncategorized

This is what the title says: stuff I don’t know where to place.

May 27, 2022 / Uncategorized

I try to engage with people who have different ideas than I do. It’s important to challenge your own assumptions. Unfortunately, those discussions don’t always end well, and the sentence “you really don’t understand, do you?” is really the epitomy of such failed discussions. Let me explain why I think that.

December 25, 2020 / Uncategorized
Christmas

2020 has been a bad year for most of us. I’m currently in lockdown with the rest of the Netherlands, praying the number of people requiring hospitalization doesn’t exceed the capacity of our hospitals.

August 7, 2020 / Uncategorized
Bicycle

In the Netherlands, we ride bicycles. We ride them a lot. There are 17 million people here, and 23 million bicycles. However, that doesn’t mean everybody can bike equally well.

May 8, 2020 / Uncategorized
Star field

Do you like the starry sky picture with this post? Guess what, it’s a generated image. I’ve repeatedly needed cool pictures of stars, and real ones are often copyrighted. So I cobbled some software together to generate starscapes. Have a go if you want.

December 28, 2018 / Uncategorized

2018 is nearly over. It’s been a hell of a year, and as the end of the year approaches, it’s a good time to look back at everything that’s happened.