Noah D. Arney

A student affairs professional's musings on books, education, politics, and cooking.



Category: General

  • Knowing Your Audience

    All writing has an audience. That’s the point. Without a potential audience what you are doing is a pointless and fruitless exercise. Writing out your thoughts allows you to put them in a coherent order and reassess whether or not it says what you want it to say, and also whether or not it’s appropriate […]

  • Someone Was Wrong on the Internet

    Today someone was wrong on the internet.  Yesterday someone else was. Actually a lot of people were wrong on the internet, and why does that bother us? I think we get bothered because we feel deep down that what we are doing/thinking/saying is right.  If we didn’t we wouldn’t be doing/thinking/saying that. Then we take […]

  • “Whether or not you can never become great at something, you can always become better at it. Don’t ever forget that! And don’t say “I’ll never be good”. You can become better! and one day you’ll wake up and you’ll find out how good you actually became.” ― Neil deGrasse Tyson

  • Back to WordPress

    Yep, moved the site again.  I decided that Drupal wasn’t what I needed (the security exploit that let someone infect my entire domain wasn’t fun).  It’s taken me nearly a month to learn enough to pull everything out of my database and put it into a WP database, turned out it was a minor problem […]