Michael McClimon

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Long Time No See

August 26, 2019

I sort of forgot I had this blog. Well, “forgot” isn’t quite right; I knew it was still here, but had been actively ignoring it. I suspect its readership has not actually changed at all in its dormancy. It’s possible I’ll start writing it in again, though by now I suspect that fully half of all the posts are meta-commentary on the blog itself. I started to write a list of all the things that have happened in the 16 months since I’ve written here, but that was boring to write and would certainly have been boring to read, too.


Illustrator sucks, and everything else sucks worse

April 10, 2018

I learned Adobe Illustrator in graduate school, and have used it to generate hundreds and hundreds of musical examples over the years. I used to get it for free from IU as part of the (excellent) IUware program, but then I graduated, and my gravy train ran out.1