“The Man” Is You

“The Man” Is You

Tweet If there’s a bad part about retiring early (and so far there aren’t many), it would be that I have to shift my blogging muse perspective from the negative (“here’s why it SUCKS to be stuck in an office”) to the positive (“here’s why it’s AWESOME to NOT be stuck in an office”). ButRead More

Corporations’ Colonization of Human Life

Tweet This article has been on my mind for a long time.  I drafted it in my head over a year ago, then spent the past year observing reality and modifying my theory.  I didn’t want to finalize the article until my corporate life was over which, thankfully, is now the case.  So here goes…Read More

Retiring Early – A Final Update

Retiring Early – A Final Update

Tweet Last Monday morning I sat in my cubicle as I regularly do, reading through a datasheet for a new high-speed ASIC I’m working with.  Scott, my co-worker, walked up behind me and patted me on the back.  He patted me with a big smile, and held out his hand to shake mine.  I smiledRead More

Escape From The Cubicle Farm

Escape From The Cubicle Farm

Tweet Take a stroll through the average office building in the middle of the modern concrete paradise we call an office building complex, and it’s easy not to see what I now see.  What I can’t unsee. It starts in the parking lot, where hundreds of oversized cars are parked as close to the frontRead More