Monthly Archives: July 2008

Kind of like raising the Titanic

wplogo Well, maybe not the Titanic. But this website (actually all my websites) were moved to a new server yesterday, and this one had some major problems.

I actually had to delete the whole thing and reload it from scratch. New code, new database, new version of WordPress, everything. And the fact that – as far as I can tell – all the content is still here, effortlessly imported from backups, is a gleaming example of why WordPress rocks.

Writing Update

I’m really moving right along with progress on my current novel, and have discovered a wonderful feature on Google Maps that is an ultimate writing research tool:  Google Maps StreetView.  I can actually zoom in on some of the places I’ve set my novel, and see everything from the street level.