Saturday, December 10, 1994

dodging asteroids

Obtained the Microsoft Arcade software. Released in 1993 on a floppy disk, it included very accurate renditions of Centipede, Tempest, Asteroids and others. I really got it for Tempest. Loved that game in the arcade.

Asteroids was fun too, of course.

Tuesday, May 10, 1994

annular solar eclipse at lunch (Toronto)

I was working, training in a windowless room, for the day. One of the Ontario ministries, I think, downtown Toronto, near Bloor East and Church. But during lunch, I sat outside under a tree, and took furtive glances up at the sky as it darkened.

I kicked myself for not making a little pinhole camera or having some mylar glasses...