Matter, Energy, and Life of Michael A. Castello.

Category: Energy

Hobbies and creative pursuits that re-energize me.

  • Incongruence

    You had fun, it was a good time and everyone was so lovely. At the end of the night, in the silence of your bedroom, Tears well up and you are overcome with sadness because You were born awry. When you first knew this truth you had no words to describe it, When you learned […]

  • Unbidden

    Do you ever start crying for no reason? Tears that arrive unbidden Bearing more force than they deserve. Only it isn’t for no reason, is it: It’s the same reason as always. You cry for lost love, Unrealized dreams, Heartache and hopelessness. A life that was, One that could have been, A planned future that…

  • Reunion

    My heart ached in your absence, Senses longed for you. I imagined what it would be like. At last I saw you, Wearing my shirt. You came to me and held me close. And in that moment, Nothing else mattered: We were together.

  • TrueNAS: Time Machine

    Ten months ago, I thought, “hey, I have a NAS, I should use that to back up our Mac laptops via Time Machine!” Naturally, I ran into multiple past and future bugs and now appear to have arrived at a working solution. Back in ye olde 2020, I encountered an issue where the entire NIC…

  • Injustice

    You coaxed me out, Drew me in. I opened my heart to you. When you were done with me You cast me away, Left me exposed.

  • Review: LEGO Technic 42115 Lamborghini Sián FKP 37

    Review: LEGO Technic 42115 Lamborghini Sián FKP 37

    LEGO releases its third supercar and with the help of some friends, I build and review it for BZPower.

  • Storm

    I think I actually finished this one sometime last year. Got a little better at using Procreate, and found out there’s a layer limit based on available iPad memory.

  • The Call

    The Call

    A stop-motion Lego music video for “The Call” by Michael W. Smith, originally made in 2001-2002.