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I’ve been blogging casually off-and-on for years. The views expressed in these posts are from a more immature and inexperienced version of myself. They don’t necessarily represent the current views of anyone.

Spectrum Reads Book List

Published 24 May 2020

Spectrum Reads is a readathon of books with LGBTQ+ representation in honor of Pride Month. This is my To Be Read list. To be honest, is more of a To Be Listened list because the only way I can get through a book without falling asleep after a page or two is with audio. Happy Pride!


Published 20 January 2020

A year ago — I can't believe it's been a whole year — I posted about my struggle with depression . It was something new for me. I talk a…

Winter Roads

Published 14 January 2019

Christmas in Detroit this year was green, but growing up winter was pretty serious business. As an elementary school kid, I waited for the…

Do Not Track Support

Published 28 June 2017

Came upon a neat EFF page describing privacy best practices for working with Privacy Badger and similar tools, so I figured it's no big…


Published 23 December 2015

Thought I'd brush off the dust and add a quick note with some updates, as I've done a little housekeeping around the site. I've moved the…

There is no off-season: NFL.com’s move to YUI

Published 15 January 2012

Back in November I gave a talk at YUIConf about the NFL's move from Prototype to YUI. Shamefully late, I present my slides from the event…

D&D 4E Fast Combat House Rules

Published 13 August 2011

The following house rules are an attempt to speed up 4E D&D combat and make games more fast-paced, interactive and fun. It also allows a…

How I post things to the Internet

Published 17 April 2011

I submit the following diagram somewhat ironically, perhaps as an explanation as to why these pages are so bare. I've found myself a member of so many status, friendship, check-in and sharing-focused services that it's hard to keep them sorted. WordPress, through no fault of its own, has fallen out of my workflow.

You Needy Bastard: WoW need vs. greed etiquette

Published 08 March 2011

Do I need an item? Did they verb the word greed? The Need vs. Greed treasure interface can be confusing to a new player who isn't used to it…

Hearts in Shadow

Published 12 September 2010

The teaser for my new adventure has been posted on Living Forgotten Realms group site. To tease the teaser: " This ring was found in an old…
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