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The year of “OMG I MUST DRAW.”

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  • Still Not Dead

    Nov 20, 2016

    Marginalia · site ·

    Another one of those “no I’m not dead” posts. Instead of writing I’ve been drawing quite a bit this year. The writing will resume. For now, enjoy a sample of my favorite sketches from the last several months.

  • Hello Dancer2

    Jul 11, 2016

    Programming · perl · dancer · learn ·

    The PerlDancer team’s Dancer2 project is a Perl framework for writing Web applications with less boilerplate code than other Web frameworks. I am slowly exploring what it offers. Feel free to follow along.

  • Using Disqus in Hugo

    Jun 23, 2016

    Tools · hugo · site ·

    All right fine. Some visitor may want to leave a comment about one or another of my posts. I can do that with Hugo.

  • Open Sourcing Mental Illness

    Jun 21, 2016

    Marginalia · mental health ·

    Watching YAPCNA videos, and the most important to me today is Ed Finkler’s talk about mental health among developers. His OSMI project - Open Sourcing Mental Illness - aims to improve workplace and community awareness and resources for mental health. Good stuff. Many domains and communities need this effort, and his chosen community is tech. Worth checking out. And here are the slides for that talk. My name appears in a long list near the end, since I contributed towards the OSMI 2016 Fundraiser.
  • Yearly Post Archives In Hugo

    Apr 17, 2016

    Tools · hugo · site · perl ·

    I spent a little time this weekend creating yearly post archives for my Hugo site.

  • All The Hugo Themes

    All The Hugo Themes

    Jan 2, 2016 (Updated Jan 4, 2016)

    Programming · hugo · python ·

    My site does well enough with Hugo and a custom theme, but I wanted to explore the themes repository. So I wrote some Python.