Category Archives: Evergreen

Living With the Specter of Autism

Living With the Specter of Autism

Parenting a child with an Autism Spectrum Disorder often means coming to terms with the ghosts of your own past, your child’s present, and your dreams for his future… and that’s not as bad as it sounds. Read More

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A Great Weekend Project — DIY Arcade Controller

A Great Weekend Project — DIY Arcade Controller

While writing projects are in full swing, I often tend to collect small DIY projects that remain stacked on shelves until I have some of that free time… I’ve recently finished up writing two books that are now heading to the printer, and I find myself with some free time. I should be putting together a proposal for my next book, but instead I’ve reached for a small box of parts.
This past weekend’s project was quick and simple (relatively speaking), and I had a very easy gauge for determining its success or failure … would I be able to play the classic Atari 2600 game, Adventure, as it was meant to be played? Read More

The GeekDad 42

One thing that’s been missing from the GeekDad sidebar for as long as I can remember (meaning: since I joined the blog) is a links list.  So, now it is time to compile such a handy compilation of favorite GeekDad resources and time-wasters.  Below you will find a preliminary list based upon suggestions from a… Read More