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- Posts tagged philosophy
- Posts tagged css
- Posts tagged anime
- Posts tagged Intros I Wish I Had
- Posts tagged web accessibility
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- Posts tagged Design Pattern Fairy Tales
- Posts tagged tough stuff
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- Posts tagged coronavirus
Blog Post Listing
Blog post: My 2021 Best Book AwardsPosted on January 21, 2022
2021 was my best year of reading yet, and I want to celebrate these books with some book awards.
Blog post: Remember to Accept the ChaosPosted on December 3, 2021
Remembering what we can't control, and making use of it, matters just as much as what we can control.
Blog post: What's the deal with align-items: baseline?Posted on October 13, 2021
I understood all the basic ways flexbox can align content. But I got thrown for a loop with aligning along the baseline.
Blog post: Don't Force ItPosted on October 11, 2021
There's a difference between being productive and feeling productive.
Blog post: Don't Let Your Hobbies Burn You OutPosted on August 30, 2021
Hobbies that were once a source of personal joy have wound up making me miserable. How did I get to this point?
Blog post: How to Make an Anime Quote Maker More AwesomePosted on August 20, 2021
My quote maker remains my favorite code side project. So I can't help but keep adding more controls and features.
Blog post: The Pros and Cons of my First Virtual ConferencePosted on April 21, 2021
#RailsConf2021 was both my first Ruby on Rails conference and my first virtual conference. Here I'll look at the good and bad of an all virtual code conference.
Blog post: What Makes Zagreus a Good Man?Posted on April 7, 2021
Zagreus' character from Hades has been well-received by gamers. But what makes him a powerful warrior but also a good man?
Blog post: Hades and my Two Types of FailurePosted on March 1, 2021
Hades is a great game, and as a bonus, put my fears of failure in a new light.
Blog post: The Currying Introduction I Wish I HadPosted on February 16, 2021
Blog post: Be Picky with Your Life's ListsPosted on February 3, 2021
We have lists of what we want, unlimited items we can add, and limited time to spend on them. Be picky.
Blog post: Hiding and Showing in SVG with Clip-path and MaskPosted on January 28, 2021
SVG opens up a lot of visual possibilities. A big part of that is using clip-path and mask to hide and show images.
Blog post: What is Programmatic Determinability?Posted on January 15, 2021
Programmatic Determinability is a big part of accessible websites. It's about clarifying what seems obvious, then getting cheesecake.
Blog post: What I Didn't Know in the 2020 State of CSS Survey, Part 2Posted on December 17, 2020
Everything else I didn't know from the 2020 State of CSS Survey I couldn't fit in the first post.
Blog post: What I Didn't Know in the 2020 State of CSS Survey, Part 1Posted on November 6, 2020
The State of CSS Survey recommends those who take it learn more about what they aren't familiar with. Challenge accepted.
Blog post: Scheduling Blog Posts with Eleventy, Netlify, and IFTTTPosted on October 27, 2020