A Portland-area geek, photographer, writer, researcher, and urban poultry enthusiast.

These are my collected short notes, photographs, and essays.

brient@brient.net

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Brient Hess

Which is worse: stoic undersharing, or mentioning personal health issues online? Does the answer change if the condition is gross?

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Fixed a server oops that made my shortlinks non-functional over IPv6. If I post a lot of links to "That doesn't exist", this means you.

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Checked into Eat Pizza!

Folks in the ironically-shaped building make great pizza.

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If there's anyone out there who has a preventive treatment for kidney stones, I want to hear about it.

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Completed the move into my new apartment, which is actually in King's Hill rather than Goose Hollow. Internet could be iffy for a few days, if I'm not my usual over-connected self.

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Being your authentic self isn't easy, but the alternative is a life pretending to be someone you aren't.

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When I'm sad, I often find myself reading Joyas Volardores.
http://bcwh.io/tas1

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Good news, everyone! I'm moving out of this toxic mold-laden apartment for a much nicer unit nearby in Goose Hollow. I'll have a new mailing address starting this coming Monday the 19th.

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Computers using digital footprints are better judges of personality than friends and family
http://bcwh.io/sda1

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@benwerd Would be nice. I've been using phpmyadmin for this.