How I Write Professional Code

Subtitle: and talk about it UNprofessionally

I’ve been writing code for about the last decade and a half. It really wasn’t till I started working on a team of developers that I was pushed to write better, more readable code — a very important lesson. Then, it wasn’t till I started breaking old habits and started writing in a test driven development (or TDD) fashion that I started to write professional code. Continue reading “How I Write Professional Code”

Drinking, Insomnia, and Nightmares

Can't sleep? Up till 5am? Yeah... me too. All week.Yep. You read that right. “I stopped drinking and n” is all it took before google had its sights on me. The complete sentence is: “I stopped drinking and now I can’t sleep”. I’ve gone a week before without any issue (my last drink was on July 10th), but this time has been different. What’s changed? Why can’t I sleep and what’s with these freaky f!@#ing dreams I’ve been having!? Continue reading “Drinking, Insomnia, and Nightmares”

Day One

Ahhh the open road =]

Technically, it’s more like day three. I’ve now built this web stack from scratch (still have some work to do, but you get the idea), secured the server as best as I personally know how, configured a buncha stuff, and fired up a WP blog. Eureka! It works!

Now comes the tough part: content. Continue reading “Day One”