Some of my thoughts on design, technology, and life.


  • October 3, 2021

    The fall leaves have started falling

    The past few months have been a whirlwind

  • May 17, 2021

    Struggle is real

    Losing weight is a struggle.

  • February 8, 2021

    How Much Oxalate

    A few months ago I wrote a post about side projects. How Much Oxalate is one of those side projects that can move to the completed column.

  • January 21, 2021


    Looking ahead to the positives of 2021.


  • December 7, 2020

    20 pounds down

    An update on my journey to better health.

  • September 1, 2020

    Side Projects

    I recently watched a presentation on side projects that's inspired me to continue working on tackling my ever-growing list of side projects.

  • August 17, 2020

    A Journey to Better Health

    Earlier this year I experienced some health issues. I developed my own strategy to eat better and exercise to improve my physical health.


  • June 12, 2019

    Apple's New Experience Design Ethos

    Apple developed a new UX design ethos that focuses on human connection.

  • March 10, 2019

    The Eight-Hour Workday

    Dr. Travis Bradberry wrote an article on Quartz that discussed problems with the eight-hour workday, notably that it is "outdated" and not "effective".

  • February 28, 2019

    Hello World!

    It's been awhile. How are you?


  • September 11, 2017

    My Violin Journey

    A little over a year ago I started taking violin lessons.

Currently Reading

Backyard Starship

J.N. Chaney

Currently listening

Fisher Island Sound - BER-ABQ Version


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