Monthly Archives: June 2010

Towards Ending the Novel

Oops, forgot to upload Chapter Twenty-Four yesterday. — for that online novel of mine at http://SocialTechNovel.SocialTechnology.ca/ —  I had actually written it the day before that, but kept it on my local disk (in Open Office format) to let me tweak it … Continue reading

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The Pendulum Swings Towards Writing

Sometimes I do almost no writing — no prose, I mean.  Instead I write software.   There seems to be a pendulum which swings back and forth.  There are times when I can barely write a word of text, other times … Continue reading

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Predicting an Ending to the Novel

I have not written a word about software development for two days, yesterday and today.  Instead I have been doing work on the novel.  I posted Chapter Twenty-One today, at the usual location, http://SocialTechNovel.SocialTechnology.ca/  — it does work, I think.  But more … Continue reading

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Two Chapters, plus Bottom Up and Top Down Development

Two days ago I skipped a day in my almost daily online novel, whose installments appear at http://SocialTechNovel.SocialTechnology.ca/ but today I have done better, writing both Chapter 19 and Chapter 20.  I have posted Chapter 19 only.  If I get a bit … Continue reading

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School Expansion, Globalization, Software Work with WLS

The latest chapter of the online novel at http://SocialTechNovel.SocialTechnology.ca/ is about how expansion of Social Tech High was continuing, then abruptly halted when the idea of increasing the size of the pool of candidates by going global came out.   A … Continue reading

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About Online Novel Writing

Just another short note about the online novel I am writing in daily installments, a fairly long chapter a day.  I always give the URL  even though I just gave it in the last post, because who knows might stumble … Continue reading

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Software Chapter and Software Survey Processing Algorithms

Another fine chapter in the online chapter-by-chapter daily novel at http://SocialTechNovel.SocialTechnology.ca/ IMHO.  This one is all about special software for Social Tech High, software created from three open-source systems, or collections.  Quite a lot about the functionality and development of … Continue reading

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Brief Delay, But Some Luck With Data

Well, I missed a day yesterday, just not enough time to get things done.   I didn’t finish yesterday’s installment of the online novel at http://SocialTechNovel.SocialTechnology.ca/ until today because it was difficult to write.  I don’t know why.   A bit of … Continue reading

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The Sweater

I got so preoccupied with writing Chapter Fourteen of my online novel — you know, the one at http://SocialTechNovel.SocialTechnology.ca/ that I skipped (just hinted in) my software development blog post today.  In the novel,  I fleshed out what might have … Continue reading

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