Posts tagged "Optimis Modis"
Big Improvement

Big Improvement

Just need the micro­phone now, and the spare bat­tery and mem­o­ry card wouldn’t hurt. For­tu­nate­ly they are wait­ing for me on loca­tion for tomor­row.
Frustrating characters...

Frustrating characters…

…not out in pub­lic, just on my couch on a Sun­day morn­ing with less than 24 hours until the appli­ca­tion is due. Mean­while, you can check out echoinggreen.org while I fin­ish edit­ing, and, as I’m chang­ing my tagline to read, more on this to come.
Tools of the trade

Tools of the trade

Not my trade, but the trade that I’m work­ing with this week by shoot­ing video for a series of lessons on bioin­ten­sive agri­cul­ture. Also, a trade that I’m try­ing to learn this week. The shoot­ing video that is. I’m learn­ing that we need spare bat­ter­ies, learn­ing that we need a tri­pod, learn­ing that we need a micro­phone. Feel­ing pret­ty...
Do you have 5 minutes to help us win $50k?

Do you have 5 minutes to help us win $50k?

I’m work­ing with a great team of for­mer Peace Corps Vol­un­teers and MIT stu­dents on a new non-prof­it. We were select­ed as semi-final­ists in a com­pe­ti­tion to win up to 0,000, which would get us off the ground. Mak­ing it from the top 20 to the top five requires social mar­ket­ing, because the com­pe­ti­tion is host­ed by Face­book,...