Vornasblogi

Eadem mutata resurgo

August 17, 2012
by Janos
1 Comment

Wizzywig – A Beautiful Story of Hacker Lore In The Comic Form

Today I was listening to the most expensive podcast out there, Gweek, and one of their guests was the comic artist Ed Piskor. They mentioned his first solo project, Wizzywig, which sounded like an interesting rehash of ye old phone phreak and hacker lore, packed up into a rather sad and beautiful story. This piqued my interest, and what makes Gweek so expensive for me was that I did what I usually do in these cases: thumbed a search on my phone, realized the comic is available on comiXology, and bought it there and then. After the day’s hijinx I dropped into my current favourite watering hole just to read a couple of pages, but ended up drifting back home after one beer so I could concentrate better, and finishing the whole album on one sitting. Wow.

Continue reading

August 11, 2012
by Janos
0 comments

Camping Trip in Nuuksio – Or How To Get Insulted into Productivity By Your Subconscious

I’ve been a little bit here and there throughout the summer, and after a week of hard work and even harder carousing I finally managed to gather together my camping gear scattered around by the move, buy the things I had lost, and head over to Nuuksio National Park to relax. As it turned out, it was a trip of surprising productivity.

Continue reading