MariaDB Root Issue

Recently I discovered that I had lost all root privileges on my MySQL (MariaDB) server. Now there are a number of reasons that this may have occurred. It’s possible that I pulled the privileges from the root user and set up a different one for security reasons and simply forgot. Or perhaps I was mucking […]

New Project….

As most of you know, the kids are growing up. Lily is 18 now and is taking her drivers’ license test very soon. She’s also working a bunch and that’s problematic as her mother and I are working a bunch as well. Usually in a different direction at different times. (Sunday, she was in at […]

An Open Letter to President-elect Donald Trump

Mr. Trump, Well, sir, here’s your opportunity. The “whiny millennials,” who are legitimately frightened for themselves, their families, and the friends in their extended families are calling for leadership with their protests. Now, you probably know this already, but it’s not just millennials that you’re hearing from right now, it’s Americans from all over the […]


I am not who I want to be is better I am so many things bad and good but mostly just me so many thoughts right and wrong so many impulses (un)controlled cowardly weak afraid liberal conservative conservative liberal privaliged token I am (not) alone in a world filled with hate and discontent