Richard Parry

Richard Parry

Wellington, New Zealand. / Richard is the author of Night's Favour, a novel about a man who is bitten by a werewolf and then saves the world through action scenes and witty dialogue.
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Taekwondo-- best sport in the world. It teaches discipline, responsibility, humility, and tenacity. I fight like a girl, and I'm PROUD of it.   -Puja

Taekwondo-- best sport in the world. It teaches discipline, responsibility, humility, and tenacity. I fight like a girl, and I'm PROUD of it. -Puja

"Mapping apps help us find the fastest route to where we’re going. But what if we’d rather wander? Researcher Daniele Quercia demos “happy maps” that take into account not only the route you want to take, but how you want to feel along the way."  What I want to know is where I can get the app that takes me on a better journey :)  I get the irony, but man, something like that would be awesome for walking the dog or going for a run...

"Mapping apps help us find the fastest route to where we’re going. But what if we’d rather wander? Researcher Daniele Quercia demos “happy maps” that take into account not only the route you want to take, but how you want to feel along the way." What I want to know is where I can get the app that takes me on a better journey :) I get the irony, but man, something like that would be awesome for walking the dog or going for a run...

The Sweariest Grammar Quiz You'll Ever Take

The Sweariest Grammar Quiz You'll Ever Take

Spurious Correlations - this site should help the Internet in understanding why correlations are kinda bad as a basis for decision-making :)

Spurious Correlations - this site should help the Internet in understanding why correlations are kinda bad as a basis for decision-making :)

I really like the presentation of why it's not ok to think that "I don't have anything to hide, so no privacy is fine."  Glenn Greenwald was one of the first reporters to see -- and write about -- the Edward Snowden files, with their revelations about the United States' extensive surveillance of private citizens. In this searing talk, Greenwald makes the case for why you need to care about privacy, even if you’re “not doing anything you need to hide."

I really like the presentation of why it's not ok to think that "I don't have anything to hide, so no privacy is fine." Glenn Greenwald was one of the first reporters to see -- and write about -- the Edward Snowden files, with their revelations about the United States' extensive surveillance of private citizens. In this searing talk, Greenwald makes the case for why you need to care about privacy, even if you’re “not doing anything you need to hide."

I feel like everything in my life has led me to you. My choices, my heartbreaks, my regrets. Everything. And when we're together, my past seems worth it. Because if I had done one thing differently, I might never have met you.

I feel like everything in my life has led me to you. My choices, my heartbreaks, my regrets. Everything. And when we're together, my past seems worth it. Because if I had done one thing differently, I might never have met you.