Birthday Parties, The Pandemic, and Loose Connections

Intro This weekend I ran into a particular problem that hadn’t really occurred to me since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic nearly a year ago here in the states. That problem that I ran into was that of party planning. In deciding how to plan a party during...

The Narrowing of the Gap

Introduction: COVID & The Narrowing Gap Lately, I’ve been thinking about the narrowing of the gap between my personal life and professional life. It’s been a year since we’ve been thrown into a narrow world between these two facets of our lives...

My Monthly Review

Introduction: The Monthly Checklist Every month I sit down for an hour or so to take a look back at the past month and work my way through a pretty involved checklist and a list of questions I ask myself to see where I came from and where I want to be. Although the...

Back to the Basics, Over and Over Again

I’ve been teaching myself Python for the better part of the year. Being the mathematically and systems oriented person I am it was only a matter of time I delved into programming again. This isn’t the first time I’ve been down this road, just the...