Everyone seems to think you can have things that look nice and run slow, or look terrible and run fast. I'm a firm believer that software should look great and run fast, and I work to make that happen.

Newest Blog Posts

Thoughts on WWDC18

Friday, April 6, 2018

WWDC18 Image

Clean Boot Partition Script

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Script that cleans the /boot directory. Run as a daily cron job, just because I didn’t feel like dealing with this issue anymore.

Running Minecraft Server with SystemD

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

At the time, there was no reliable way to run Minecraft under Ubuntu’s new systemd setup, so I had to put one together. Oddly enough I found this pretty simple and straightforward. Let’s set it up.

A Six Dollar Keyboard

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

2016-10-08_15-08-26_143So the last time around when I got the deals email from Monoprice.com, the subject mentioned their new “essentials” keyboard for $5.99 USD. That’s right, 6 bucks for a keyboard.

On the topic of the Less-Motivated Worker

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

You’ve probably by now heard the story behind Talia Jane getting canned from Yelp for writing a public letter about her compensation (or lack thereof) somehow not realizing that’s pretty much the worst way possible to ask for a raise. If not, you can read that here.

Github Profile

Take a look at some of the stuff I've made.

Pillar of Dawn Studios

My adventures in cosplay and prop building with my wife, Grace.

Azures of Afterlife

A cosplay group run by Grace that I put a lot of work into as well.