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Going to PyCon for the First Time

And I'll Be Teaching a Tutorial!

5 min read / Feb 28, 2022 / Ruminations PyCon

This time last year, I didn't really know there was such a thing as PyCon. My mind at the time was pondering the plausibility of making a little blog about what I was learning, but somewhat unsure if I could even do it.

A Large Wooden Horse

An Army of Doubt

4 min read / Mar 08, 2022 / Ruminations

So I intended to code some Python tonight. But, unfortunately for me, I also happened to finish listening to an exhilarating, fantastic, and somewhat infuriating podcast series while doing the dishes—the podcast at fault is The Trojan Horse Affair, from Serial Productions and The New York Times.

Twenty Twenty-Two

Year in Review

5 min read / Dec 15, 2022 / General Ruminations

So I have this blog here which doesn't get quite as much love as it should. But here we are, end of the year, and a perfect opportunity to look back and ask: What the hell just happened?

Writing About Writing

Coding Doesn't Have To Involve Coding

3 min read / Dec 23, 2021 / General Ruminations

Ever since launching this blog, I've been spending a lot of time writing and not as much time coding. I've felt a little bad about that, because I genuinely enjoy working with code when focusing on an interesting feature. On the other hand, I have also been hesitant about posting on this site anything that doesn't feel connected to actual Python code.