Is It Time to Start Over?

You may (or may not) have noticed I haven't posted in a while, but the reality is that I have over a hundred ready to publish posts. So, why haven't I posted them? The answer is pretty simple: I wanted to better understand what I write about and how I can be more focused. It [...]

My Dead Letter Queue

I came to a realization a long, long time ago that one day I'm going to die. One day, I won't be here anymore. What happens then? How will people read my (hidden) blogs from the Army? How will people read my unpublished stories and poetry? How will my wife know how to pay the [...]

Building Things

I tend to build things differently from other people. It's an annoying fact about myself that I can't seem to accept. One, what I build tends to be robust, extendable, and, non-idiomatic (I hate idiomatic code). Two, what I build tends to be more complex than it needs to be, right now. One of the [...]