Friends, I'm leaving ThoughtWorks (and therefore this instance)! I wish you all the best and I'll see you elsewhere in cyberspace!

twitter won't let me upload images from the phone anymore
guess that's one more nail in the coffin

Just signed up for 7 days of vacation in the next 2 weeks and I'm gona spend them working on github.com/bob-cd/bob !

I was having a reallllly hard time wrapping my head around Elm, and then I made my own custom styled element in CSS (using elm-ui). I hardcoded one element, saw how it could turn into a pure function, and everything is beautiful

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you have to say "i'm in" whenever you ssh into a machine for the first time, it's the law

me annoyed at my internet speed when it's just the vpn location i'm connected to

i didn't think i'd turn out to be one of these scala developers, but having just spent a few weeks learning elm this is who i am now i guess

ok, so today's the day my executive function will magically start working...
right?

I've been doing Pomodoro with a mac app called BreakTime. Importantly, it dims your screen so you have to leave the computer during a break. I've read 60 pages of a non-work-related-book this week, in 5 minute chunks this week. I feel really great about it.

When asked about fears of automation in 1969, Arthur C. Clarke famously said that we shouldn't worry about automation: "the goal of the future is full unemployment, so we can play." I have never seen his answer quoted in full.

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