Posts tagged “desks”

Jason Kottke recently posted an interesting tidbit about Ernest Hemingway’s standing desk.

Moist Towelettes

{dvg’s desk is assigned to someone else and he is sent to the ‘time-out’ wall in the office} The number of lemon-scented moist towelettes that can accumulate in a man’s desk over the course of two and a third years is absolutely incredible.

What Is This? is the personal weblog of me, David Vincent Gagne. I've been publishing here since 1999, which makes this one of the oldest continuously-updated websites on the Internet.

A few years ago I was trying to determine what cocktails I could make with the alcohol I had at home. I searched the App Store but couldn't find an app that would let me do that, so I built one.


You can read dozens of essays and articles and find hundreds of links to other sites with stories and information about Ernest Hemingway in The Hemingway Collection.