Month: April 2011

MediaCrash & Emacs Stories, Part One

I just spent a day or so setting up Org-Mode inside Emacs. I feel like a weight has been lifted from my shoulders! All the random junk and ideas that rattle around my head are now firmly in software where they belong. I’ve been messing around with Org for a while, but I haven’t really…


Tales of The Fall Kindle Book…

I’m in the process of researching the best way to prepare files for Kindle publishing. Tales of The Fall was painstakingly typeset using the LaTex “memoir” class and Amazon wants files submitted in HTML. The conversion is going to remove much of the effect of the typesetting, especially the verse sections and chapter headings. I…


MediaCrash.com site is finally up.

It’s taken quite a while to get all the pieces in place, but the MediaCrash.com site is actually online and there is actually some content there! It doesn’t look like much, but there’s a lot lurking under the hood. The site is 100% Python powered, a CherryPy app using Mako templates and a few little…