Adam Claxon

The Microblog

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A closeup of an IBM Model M keyboard with very clean keys.

Newly cleaned keys on my Model M.

A small bottle of Bulleit Bourbon in a large Easter egg.

Happy Easter!

A photo of Alice and me after our ceremony.

Obligatory wedding photo. πŸ“·

An old pocket watch (roughly 1940), featuring intricate engraving on the dial.

My wife’s grandfather’s pocket watch.

A large (roughly 3.5 inch long) dragonfly, resting on pavement.

I’m amazed by the size of this dragonfly.

Symmetrical photo of a skylight, midday.


An Orient Ray II dive-style watch on a leather strap. The watch features a blue sunburst dial with applied indexes and a day/date complication. The watch case is stainless steel.

My Newest watch, the Orient Ray II. After having many inexpensive quartz watches (and a Vostok Amphibia) it’s safe to say there is truly something different about a nice, mechanical watch. ⌚️

A Vostok Amphibia dive-style watch on a steel mesh strap. The watch features a black dial with a light grey design of a ship’s wheel and anchor. The watch case is stainless steel.

My Vostok Amphibia Zissou on a new mesh strap. ⌚️

A picture of a slightly scratched Casio brand F-91W watch. The watch features a digital display and 1980's aesthetic.

1980’s vibes today (Casio F-91W). ⌚️

A picture of a 1953 Bulova Jordan watch on my wrist. The watch is gold with a champagne colored face. The watch has a small case (about 34mm) and black , 17mm strap.

Wearing my grandfather’s 1953 Bulova Jordan today. ⌚️

Driftwood is shockingly photogenic.

This treehouse is a Viking ship. I want to climb up there so bad.

There are some awesome clouds around here.


Sunset, from our front door.

A picture of a late 2013 MacBook Pro, covered in stickers (many of popular Indianapolis haunts).

The Early 2009 MacBook Pro is officially retired. β€œNow cracks a noble heart. Good-night, sweet prince.”

This tree.

I promise I’ll buy a corkscrew one day.

Slightly-too-late Happy Valentines Day post.

That kind of week.

Knitting hats, protesting, and listening. Well done, everyone.

Beer is good but beers are better.

andrewcaito roasted some coffee for me! πŸ€—

You should all join me in a Tom Collins.

8-bit monument

Yeah, I've tried them all.

Bez needs me to protect him from the evil vet.

Absolutely wonderful. Bourbon, you have some competition.

A new friend appeared on my desk while I was out to lunch

Bez is a proud cat.

After a day of testing different messaging apps, LINE earned a place in my dock.

Alice is crocheting snowflakes. She’s pretty awesome.

Bez thinks he’s an orange.


Bez in his Christmas present.

Work in progress. Comments and suggestions welcome.

Bez found a new home under the Christmas tree.

Alice made this for me and sang Happy Birthday in French. She’s awesome.

Red filter.

Blue filter.

Bez bit Alice. What a jerk.


Afternoon at an orchard.

You had one job!

Alice got a new toy today. I'm not jealous I'm not jealous I'm not jealous I'm not...

Beard ornaments.

Alice needs Windows for her homework, and this is proof that I love her.

Alice is making drinks. I'm wondering if I'll turn into a woman if I drink one.


Also, Siri on a non-4S device.

Alice made brinner!

4 limes and 1 orange PER DRINK, but totally worth it.

Beer o' clock.


Bez is special.

Alice has CNA classes tomorrow. Our ideas of nurse uniforms were VERY different

Believe it or not, this is a photo of the Tennessee river, taken with cellphone. BOOM


4th state of the day.

766 miles to go.

3rd state of the day.

Benefits of having a French girlfriend

Altoids-tin herb garden update.

Any ideas on acceptable shirt colors to go with this tie? I'm tired of white.

Best thing ever.

Alice's textbooks are DIRTY.

Happy new year, from my (parked) car.


Alice's interpretation of Superman

Bez, sleeping comfortably.

Bez loves the bathtub.

Bez, you're not a book.

Gay bar mondays.

Almost finished packing! Now, where's that tape...

Bez is sleeping with his face in my shoe.

Another drive to Marion.

Aviation cocktail

When seasons collide.

28 years old.

All I ever wanted from an iPhone was the ability to take out of focus, vintage looking pictures, and now I have that.