You can either scroll down for a straight archive or all my archive, or click one of the below tags to see writing from a specific category. Or surprise yourself with a totally random blog post.
- tough stuff
- mental health
- web accessibility
- Intros I Wish I Had
- Design Pattern Fairy Tales
One of my (oddly specific) hobbies is laser-cutting anime images. A few MakeHaven members have been curious how, so I wrote a tutorial on making your own.
I've (mostly) left Twitter for over two weeks. The effects have ranged from good, amazing, and later on, horrible.
Sonic Pi is an amazing music synth tool for turning code into melodies. I break it back in by breaking down a remix of Hotel California's chords.
We live with our thoughts every day, so it's important to not let them drive us down a wrong path.
A beginning coder's guide to structural design patterns with an alternate telling of Cinderella.
If you're a white man or otherwise privileged person reading someone's painful lived experiences, don't respond in these ways.
Find the approach to taking consistent notes on books and articles to accelerate your learning.
A beginning coder's guide to the other half of behavioral design patterns with an alternate telling of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves.
Being insecure about my career and skills likely won't change anytime soon. Finding the positives is something I can do now.
After weeks of looking for a workable approach, I finally build a Node Twitter bot to automatically share anime quote artwork.
I don't consider myself a tech ally, but have several ways I try to act as one.
The Fourth of July reminded me that powerful writing and fireworks have some big things in common.
A beginning coder's guide to half of the behavioral design patterns with an alternate telling of Goldilocks and the Three Bears.