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If you like and , you might enjoy a podcast I was on recently. We are playing Scum & Villainy. First episode of the series:

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Hey there. I'm new here. :wave:

I've worked in the web dev world since 1995, and as of October 2021 I retired from tech management. I am now recovering. :)

enthusiast. Also interested in , , , , , , and .

I was one the co-founders of back in The Day, if anyone here remembers those days.

Nice to meet you all.

Good morning and also hello

What’s your current project? Tell me about it, I wanna know!

"Many Fall In The Face Of Chaos, But Not This One. Not Today."

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"Remind Yourself That Overconfidence Is A Slow And Insidious Killer."

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“As life ebbs, terrible vistas of emptiness reveal themselves."

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"Monstrous Size Has No Intrinsic Merit, Unless Inordinate Exsanguination Be Considered A Virtue."

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"This Sprawling Estate, A Mecca Of Madness And Morbidity. Your Work Begins..."

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"Injury and despondence set the stage for heroism... or cowardice."

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My résumé, but using lines from Darkest Dungeon in place of job summaries. “In time, you will come to know the tragic extent of my failings.”

Being patient with yourself is the most difficult kind of patience.

designer's personal sites are all like "HIRE ME TO REDEFINE REALITY ITSELF" in big fancy fonts and then you go to a developer's site and it's monospace "I'm Bob. Here's my CV and 3 links to my abandoned projects on GitHub. Also, I have a job."

trying to follow this instruction:

talk about the things you love, even if you think nobody cares.

people won't ask for it at least at first, but some of them will care

and it's attractive to see someone talk about the things they love.

let go of the notion that it's worthless if you don't get a minimum number of listeners, reactions, replies.

practice caring publicly about the things you care about.

I think this is a good reminder for me. I never liked being shy anyway


Must be time for a Manhattan.


Good morning. Finished reviewing talks for and now completing the prep for my D&D game tonight.


Started playing around with Kodachi today. Very interesting. Also, started weaving tinfoil into hats, so that's a thing.

Good morning, all. This morning I'm reviewing talk submissions for ,

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