Author Archives: Steen

About Steen

Steen is a nerdy biologist who spends a lot of time trying to cultivate Chloroflexi. When she isn't working, she likes to draw comics, play video games, and climb.

Training for a Goal

When training towards a goal, say running a 5K or doing a pull-up, it is best to train by literally doing that thing you are training for. Using machines as proxies is great exercise, and are certainly much better than … Continue reading

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Weekend at MAGWest

This weekend I mostly spent at MAGWest, which was a lot of fun. Great music, panels, and fun. A highlight for me was probably discovering the game Vilmonic, which I found absolutely fascinating. I’ve already clocked up several hours on … Continue reading

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I signed up for a footrace even though I hate running. Ugh, what is wrong with me???

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