I’m sitting in my house next to an open door while wearing a t-shirt on December 31st.


After a humid day that was far too warm, the sky has opened up. Sadly, cooler temps aren’t on the way until next week.

“Angry men in combat fatigues talking to god on a two-way radio and muttering incoherent slogans about freedom are eventually going to provide us with a great deal of entertainment.” – George Carlin, 1999

For certain values of entertainment, I guess.

“If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.” – Desmond Tutu

I’ve been thinking about this idea a lot over the last year.

I read books and educated myself, but I struggle with turning knowledge into action.

My partner got me a 900+ page book on political theory. It’s huge!

She gets me.

It was already using Tailwind and Hotwire, so conversion was pretty easy. So glad to be done with Webpacker/Node. Never wanted or needed either. Less JS = ❤️

I ported a little hobby app from Rails 6 to 7 today. So many needless dependencies tossed aside. I love it.