Writing

Here you'll find a few of my thoughts on a variety of things. Some web tech related, some philosophical, some of a religious nature and some just me trying to process something as honestly as I can.



A front-end muddle

If you're someone who builds websites on the front-end – (trying to stay away from labels!) – and you find yourself getting in a muddle about what that entails anymore, here are a few articles I think are important reads…


My Front End Resources 2019

I thought it may be nice to list out some of the people, blogs, resources and tools I find myself referring to a fair amount these days while doing the front-end design and developer thing. I'm indebted to many of the people here and am grateful that they've given so generously of their skills, experience and time.…


Static site generator quandary

I'm in the middle of trying to figure out which static site generator (SSG) to use. It feels like a real minefield as there are currently over 400 of them! Yowza!…


Blood, skin and tech wizardry

I was recently sitting with a friend and we were discussing technology and its impact on people. I think we agreed that technology can often (unhelpfully) get a bad rap for causing untold woes in our modern world.…


Jim Carrey - I needed colour

Jim Carrey on some of his journey as an artist. Beautiful and profound. I think he's more 'awake' than most.…





Reset

It feels like a reset. A reboot on every level. Things I thought I knew for certain, I now question. The things I measured myself against have either been removed or are slowly but surely being dismantled. The performance charters that still often rule my thinking aren't giving up the fight easily that's for sure and I frequently feel disoriented and displaced.…