Author Archives: Reverend

Alta Via Day 1 or, If You Really Loved Me You Would Bring Me Edelweiss

So, I’m blogging from my phone because for the first time in about 15 years I left my laptop at home. I’ll be in the mountains for the next 5 days hiking the Dolomites. An upside of not having a … Continue reading

Posted in fun, Reclaim Italy, travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

VHStival at Video Vortex: It’s Happening!

Yesterday I locked into for a trip back to beautiful to Raleigh, North Carolina to attend the 3-day film festival at their local Alamo Drafthouse’s VHStival. I was trying to slow down the travel, but when I saw the insane … Continue reading

Posted in ReclaimVideo | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Happy 6th Reclaim

Lauren reminded us this morning that today is officially the day Reclaim got started back in 2013. And with some quick math that makes us 6 years old. That is pretty damn exciting, as my new favorite GIF on the … Continue reading

Posted in reclaim | Tagged | Leave a comment

Look around you Tessy

Dad and Tess at a diner in Wantagh I was going to write a long post about my impressions of being back on Long Island last month. I’ve had a love/hate relationship with that fish-shaped isola since I left in … Continue reading

Posted in family, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

ALT Takes North America

Photo credit: “The many faces of Martin Hawksey – Domains19” by Tom Woodward I still have a lot to blog about Domains19, but I have made a significant dent in my blog to-do list since finishing my travels, and tomorrow … Continue reading

Posted in Domains 2019 | Tagged , , | 5 Comments

The Year Reclaim Hosting Grew Up

We just passed the half-way mark for 2019 and Reclaim has already accomplished most of the big items on its to-do list—which feels good. Our primary focus this year was pretty clear from the outset, hire more support staff to … Continue reading

Posted in reclaim | Tagged , , , | 10 Comments

Reclaiming Wake Forest

I’ve been traveling pretty consistently to colleges, universities, and conferences talking WordPress, WordPress Multiuser (than multisite), ds106, and Domains of One’s Own for around 13 or 14 years now. When I visited Wake Forest University soon after Domains19 last month … Continue reading

Posted in Domain of One's Own, presentations, reclaim | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Video Vortex

One of the most serendipitous occurrences of Domains19 was running into Skip Elsheimer of A/V Geeks fame who is a media archivist with a stunning collection of 24,000 16mm films. Skid joined a friend of his from college to the … Continue reading

Posted in ReclaimVideo | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

Retrofitting Popeye for the Web

When I was stateside last month Tim was talking to me about a couple of his arcade game projects—he is always working on something cool. The one I won’t talk about here is pretty wild, it basically allows you to … Continue reading

Posted in Reclaim Arcade, video games | Tagged | 1 Comment

The Art of Domains19

Day 2 of #domains19 and @ryanseslow’s work still remains an inspiring, challenging, creative force in Gallery 3. pic.twitter.com/f3nXrH8fHs — DOMAINS 19 (@DomainsConf) June 11, 2019 There was a lot to love about Domains19,  and I’m just starting to get my … Continue reading

Posted in art, Domains 2019 | Tagged , , | 2 Comments