Gary Paulson

Interests: Photography, IT, Gadgets, and Geocaching but not necessarily in that order.
Business: Besides running a 4 office insurance agency, I try to keep up with social media both for work and self.

Photography - print or download hi-rez photos.
Facebook Albums - low rez pictures you can tag your friends in

Me - my blog that doesn't get as much attention as it should.
Google+ - More social networking.
Facebook - More friends than I know what to do with.
@GaryPaulson - My life in 140 characters.
LibraryThing - Maybe 1/2 my library is now cataloged.
GoodReads - where I try to keep track of my reading

Mid-Columbia Insurance (My Business) - If you live in Washington State, check us out. Get a quote on your car insurance!
Facebook - My business - we can insure almost anyone (even me).
@MCIns - Our Twitter account.

Apr 172014
Spanish 2.0 Progress Update - 2014/04/17

Current Stats: Vocabulary Active Cards: 2103 Reviews Pending: 748 (too high – see note below) New Cards Waiting: 694 Total Cards: 9943 Conjugations Active Cards: 255 Reviews Pending: 96 New Cards Waiting: 25 Total Cards: 2091 Grammar Active Cards: 161 Reviews Pending: 1 New Cards Waiting: 0 (need to activate some of my old cards) [...]

Mar 302014
The Aroma of Captives - Not Victors

A verse from this last Sunday’s sermon caught my attention: But thanks be to God, who always leads us as captives in Christ’s triumphal procession and uses us to spread the aroma of the knowledge of him everywhere. 2 Corinthians 2:14 NIV When I think of Christ’s triumphal processions, I don’t imagine myself, as a [...]

Mar 292014
Extensive Spanish Reading - Level 1

As part of my Spanish 2.0 learning program, I am immersing myself in Spanish, yet at a comprehensible level. To do this I have found these ‘graded’ readers that limit the Spanish vocabulary to fewer than 400 high-frequency words plus some cognates that are easy to guess since they are so similar to English. I [...]