Cory's Hobo Garden

Day 66: I Hung Them All

by Cory on June 24, 2018

They're all in the air now. Fucking finally. I"m exhausted.

Also I read on the internet somewhere that you should prune flowers when indeterminate plants are between 12 and 18 inches tall. Since my garden treasure is even smaller than t...

Highlights from the web

Seven habits of effective text editing

If you program, you should learn a text editor that lets you move the cursor with just ... (Read More)

  • Corys Blog

    Why are Californians so Flaky?

    by Cory on April 25, 2015

    Why are Californians so flaky? If you go on the internet and google this sentence, you will find a lot of East Coast dorks asking this question and a lot of people from California tooting their own horn at how awesome the weather is and how hard t...

  • My Stupid Drawings

    An Ode to Yoga Pants

    by Cory on April 20, 2015

    This one goes out to all the spicy ladies who live at the Sports Basement. Keep doing what'chu doin

  • Corys Blog

    New Dashboard Features: Task List and Activity Feed

    by Cory on April 20, 2015

    I said I was going to make a radio, but I'm not ready yet. I've been finishing up the features that I fleshed out on the site for a while now. I ended up making a second website for my IRL resume, which is kind of cool because I managed to write a...

  • My Stupid Drawings

    Creepy Cory and his Cartoon Caricatures

    by Cory on April 11, 2015

    I spent another drawing day at Stanford. Also, I'll post a small backlog of drawings I've built up. Turns out I'm not as good at drawing faces as I thought.

    Yes, I'm gonna be that guy. The guy who brings a book to meet new people and then sit t...

  • Corys Blog

    Things are about to Change

    by Cory on April 10, 2015

    Enough shitposting! It's time to begin my first project. I'm going to make an XM radio receiver! Details pending!

  • Corys Blog

    How to be Successful + Have Many Friends

    by Cory on April 9, 2015

    1. Separate every single task into little chunks. You need to do things in little baby steps, because you only have little baby feet and useless t-rex hands.

    2. Everything you make is shit and everything you will make will be shit. Make shit all ...

  • Dream Diary

    F'ed up Dream about Job Hunting

    by Cory on April 8, 2015

    I had this super messed up dream about job hunting last night. I dreamed that I was heading towards a job interview and I was on the bus. My mom was there and she told me she set me up with this company and don't worry about it because she handled...

  • My Stupid Drawings

    I Painted my Sketchbook Cover

    by Cory on April 3, 2015

    Now there's a symbol I didn't think I'd see again. My sketchbook is totally legit now.

Recently Read

The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World

Michael Pollan

This is a cool book about co-evolution of plants and people. There are some awesome facts in it.

Added on June 18, 2018 3:44 AM

Snow Crash

Neal Stephenson

This was ok. It gives me a super Neuromancer feel crossed with Idiocracy which is cool. The characters Hiro and Raven are cool too. It gets kind of fan fic -y with Hiro's samurai swords and Y.T.

Added on April 13, 2018 10:42 PM

The Prince and Other Writings (Barnes & Noble Classics)

Niccolo Machiavelli

Eh its ok. It made me more interested in Machiavelli's life and times but it also contains some interesting political stuff.

Added on March 23, 2018 1:51 AM

SystemVerilog for Verification: A Guide to Learning the Testbench Language Features

Chris Spear

I had to read this for work. It's an okay book. :/

Added on February 22, 2018 3:51 AM

Why Programs Fail: A Guide to Systematic Debugging

Andreas Zeller

This is a textbook. It's FUCKING BORING. But it picks up somewhat after Ch. 5 and has some really good ideas in it. I begrudgingly have to keep this book on my shelf.

Added on January 6, 2018 2:21 AM

(See More)

back to the