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Day #20: Epic Failure

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Today, I have to temporarily concede defeat to the “31 Days of Silverlight.” While ambitious in nature, I made a slight miscalculation in the month I selected for this project.

I planned a week’s vacation with no internet access for this current week.

As such, you’re discovering today that there is not a post waiting for you in your RSS reader, in your inbox, and on my site. And that’s because I ran out of time to write anymore before leaving for vacation.

When I return, at the end of this week, I will resume where we left off, with Day #20. And I will continue through #31, but they will, disappointingly, not be completed by the end of July. But I will still write 31 articles on Silverlight development, and I hope that several of them have helped you discover something you didn’t know. I hope that you’ve started a little pet project in Silverlight (I know I have…it will be post #31), and that you’re finding just how simple this development technology really is.

Again, my apologies for the poor planning, and the excuses this post offers you. I hope to redeem myself on my return. Thank you for reading.

Jeff

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5 responses to “Day #20: Epic Failure”

  1. Todd V. Avatar
    Todd V.

    Please dont tell me that Jeff came to some sort of horrible end on his vacation??? I am still waiting…hitting refresh….waiting for 20… šŸ˜¦

  2. Justin Kohnen Avatar
    Justin Kohnen

    Dude, you're doing an awesome job. You deserve a break. I mean you're a developer, I didn't expect your estimated timeline to be right anyway ;)I don't care if the project is behind schedule, you're delivering great value. Looking forward to the "real" Day #20.

  3. Jeff Blankenburg Avatar
    Jeff Blankenburg

    Todd,I've had a crazy fall, but I've got most of the remaining articles written.Thank you for lighting the fire under my butt.

  4. Ben Hayat Avatar
    Ben Hayat

    Hey man, go enjoy your vacation and don't even think about it. We should be thanking you!..Ben

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    You get the best out of others when you give the best of yourself.

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