While dreaming I hope for a Vulcan mind-meld with Noel Cressie, Edzer Pebesma, Roger Bivand, Matt Dowlie, and Hadley Wickam. Perhaps someday the pons asinorum of spatio-temporal statistics in R will be crossed, by me. I wonder if I will notice. Interests in predicting ancient floods, psychometric differencing, hedonic pricing models, the accuracy of portolans, and messy data. It is generally unnecessary to write original code, rather to read and understand existing code and how it might be deployed upon your problem with citation.