Category Archives: Personal Stuff

Moving On (Again), but Don’t Panic

So today I’m starting a new full-time position at Truth Initiative®, the anti-smoking nonprofit. They have an internal group there who work on various applications to help people stop smoking, and they needed senior PHP help. When I cofounded mojoLive, a … Continue reading

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My First Hackathon

This past weekend, I went to the Washington Post’s Election Hackathon. I hadn’t been to one before, but my friend Oscar had the idea that it would be a good way to possibly get a little more exposure for Musketeers.me. … Continue reading

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Help Kickstart BubbleSorter and GridSorter

I’ve always been careful to say that my new company, Musketeers.me, is a consulting and product company. Today we’re getting closer to the second (but to us, first) part of our mission. We’re launching a Kickstarter campaign to build two … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Kodi Blogging

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Newer Venture: Musketeers.me

In addition to my personal consulting in strategy, I’m excited to announce that, together with Eli White, Oscar Merida, and Kevin Bruce, I’ve become a part of Musketeers.me. We’re focused on building cool web applications for others and for ourselves. … Continue reading

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New Venture: Helping organizations work with web devs

On the side, I’ve started a new blog and consulting practice. Since I’ve worked as a web dev but have business, strategy, and policy experience, I’m in a good position to help organizations help themselves when they contract with web … Continue reading

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Wednesday Afternoon Kodi Blogging

By request, Kodi discovers the lake. And splashes at the edge and proceeds to roll around in the muck instead.

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Cancer is Boring

The biggest thing I didn’t expect about cancer: it’s boring. As I noted, there’s very little about it that makes for good TV. The diagnosis, delivered in person or over the phone, is just a bit of dialog. It feels … Continue reading

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Cancer World

Having a loved one with cancer moves you from your normal existence to what Christopher Hitchens termed the “land of malady” but that I call “Cancer World.” It’s a world with its own vocabulary, like any other specialized world, and … Continue reading

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2011 Sucks

So good things: I finally got to start on mojoLive, which is great and past time. OK, now for everything else. I spent the first three months sick with the flu followed by a chronic sinus infection. Turns out, this … Continue reading

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