On the language side, over the holiday
break, I learned a couple of more Italian songs, started learning some Spanish, and even looked into
German and Cantonese. French took the spotlight, though, and I think I improved
quite a bit on the Paris accent that I was looking for. I've
posted some of my recordings here.
And the church musical is coming along
pretty well. The dance scores and singing works well in building
my appetite, and the fact that we have to move huge 100 pound
boxes from one floor to the next for blocking also helps. All in all, good fun,
good exercise, and great people.
recently bought a barbell, although I don't yet have a bench for
it. The box slogan said "be as strong as you want" and there was a
sketch of a man more muscular than the body builders you see on
TV. But why was it a man on the box and not someone of the
opposite gender? Hummm...
And onto the computer side, I learned some more C++ and OpenGL.
And recently, I got a research assistant position in the Simon
GrUVi graphics lab.
My career could be some combination of graphics, artificial intelligence, and databases,
whose applications range anywhere from game
development to biotechnology to
I plan to launch French and Chinese
versions of the site later this year, probably in the summer.
Speaking of which I can't WAIT for it to come, and the sunshine,
and more sunshine and free time!