Not sure who the original author is but I have this poster on my wall.   Peter’s Laws (The Creed of the Sociopathic Obsessive Compulsive) If anything can go wrong, fix it! (To hell with Murphy!) When given a choice, take both. Multiple projects lead to multiple successes. Start at the top and work your way up. Do it by the book… but be the author. When forced to compromise, ask for more. If you can’t beat them, join them, and then beat them. If it’s worth doing, it’s got to be done now! If you can’t win, change the rules. If you can’t changeRead More →

Welcome. is a space for me to rant, rave and decompress. I have been developing systems and writing code for a fair amount of my life. My first programs were written on a TRS-80 or trash-80 so I have been at this a while. ¬†One reason I started this is that I want to share some of my experiences/frustrations/challenges with web development. In my day job I get to work in a challenging environment and deal with the full web stack. Front end, back end, db admin, devops, sysops… these are a few of the hats I get to wear. Over my web developmentRead More →