By day, I code payment, enrollment, and quoting web applications for some of the industry's top health insurance companies, whilst striving for Pragmatic Programmer perfection.
By night, I play guitar in three bands, camp, kayak, hike, play video games, read fantasy, sci-fi, & programming books, and ponder Life, The Universe, and Everything.
I live in Manchester, NH.
This is the comical looking back of my adventurous history as a web developer, my goofs, my successes, my failures, my hopes.
It appears I am 4 years late to this, but I watched a fantastic video of Greg Baugues speaking on depression at the Business of Software Conference.
I have the hardest time with creative writing. Producing a continuous flow of words should be easier than this.
Software development is a unique combination of creativity, craftsmanship, and technical problem solving. It’s always evolving and there is always something new to learn!
All programmers should post a sign at the precipice descending into their old code: “Abandon all hope, ye who enter here”.
When it comes to keeping track of things I want to do, and things I want to remember, it seems like I’ve tried everything under the Sun.
SQLite consists of a single file as the database and a set of CLI commands. “Like all magnificent things, it’s very simple.”
Ah, the ultimate OS for Level 110 Necromancers, or so they say. They say it’s best prodded from afar before taking the plunge. They say a lot of things.