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The Housework Can Wait · 1Y ago

Review: THIS SAVAGE SONG by Victoria Schwab

It’s been a few years since Victoria Schwab has given us a new YA; she’s been spending the past couple years working toward world domination establishing her adult brand with Vicious and the Darker Shade series. During that time, she’s gained a lot o...
The Housework Can Wait · 1Y ago

Review: SUFFER LOVE by Ashley Herring Blake

You know those tasks you really should get to, but you have so much time in which to get to them that it’s really not important that you do them right now? So you put them off, and put them off, watching your available time shrink and shrink and shri...
The Housework Can Wait · 1Y ago

Review in Tweets: Captain America: Civil War

For my full review of Captain America: Civil War, please go check out my post on Avenging ...
The Housework Can Wait · 1Y ago

Book Suggestions for Reluctant Adult Readers

A couple weeks ago, my friend Ashley tweeted this: Friend from HS just wants me to suggest...
The Housework Can Wait · 1Y ago

Setbacks and What’s Next?

A couple evenings ago it became abundantly clear to me that my use of stepper motors was not going to provide enough power. Which is a little frustrating. I learned something very important ...
The Housework Can Wait · 1Y ago

Bigger on the Inside

I have been asked a not a few times how I get the vector bot in and out of the sphere. Well that’s easy. The sphere has a small hole in it. But that hole in only 5.25″ in diameter… and the v...
The Housework Can Wait · 1Y ago

First Steps in the Sphere!

I finally got all the components talking correctly.  The Raspberry Pi receives data from the RF transmitter and sends movement instructions via USB serial (angle and velocity) to the Arduino...
The Housework Can Wait · 1Y ago

Review: A GATHERING OF SHADOWS by V.E. Schwab

I’ve been struggling with how to write my review for V.E. Schwab’s A Gathering of Shadows, the sequel to last year’s amazing new fantasy A Darker Shade of Magic. Though I read it a while ago, it’s one of those books that kind of defies writing an art...
The Housework Can Wait · 1Y ago

Vector Robot First Steps!

Here are the first steps of the vector bot that drives my BB-8!  Each wheel is offset by 120 degrees. This is just looping through 360 degrees of movement. I think the wobble is from my inab...
The Housework Can Wait · 1Y ago

How physics works

“Every body perseveres in its state of rest, or of uniform motion in a right line, unless ...