Author: Melinda Wyers

The value of text.

The monetary value of text, that is. Yes, we can easily attach sentimental or emotional value to words on a page or screen — personal dairy and blog entries included. A loved one’s text messages are basically priceless. What I’m trying to figure out is at what point does text become worth paying for? You […]

My experience with NFT’s

So, given the little post I made previously about the booming world of Non Fungible Tokens, I figured I would investigate this nonsense for myself. I don’t like talking about things I haven’t done IRL so here we go. My Initial introduction to this stuff was, probably like most people, on Opensea. It’s a common […]

These NFT things…

In the last two weeks half of my artist friends have either set up shop on Opensea or have publicity condemned NFT’s as pure uncontrollable evil. Collectible card games, comics, digital currency, old video games, old books, it’s all on fire right now so it’s not really surprising that something like CryptoPunks would gain traction […]

OGGie, OGGie, OGGie!

Oi Oi Oi! So for the youngest’s birthday I ordered one of those SanDisk Clips and a set of low volume kids headphones. (She can now dance around while listening to Frozen songs whenever she wants.) Turns out that this little clip-on MP3 player will also gladly play your Ogg Vorbis files, meaning you can […]

Ordering some cake

Made the call to HEB for the current youngest’s birthday cake and cupcakes for school. Since she won’t be having a big ol’ party I’m sending the cupcakes with her to daycare. Her birthday last year was similar in that we just had cake and gave her a present after dinner, little kids aren’t hard […]