21
May
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Trying New Things: Video Editing

Quarantine has been a crazy ride of ups and downs for me these past few months. I accept the fact that I’m human and go through all the feelings that we do. I’m currently on an upswing, feeling good, and the creative part of my brain is bugging me to learn something new. I’ve decided […]

27
Jan
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Gatsby with Netlify CMS

I’ve seen a few developers on Twitch create their own blog or CMS for their portfolio as as a part of the portfolio itself. For my professional site, I’ve decided that since I wanted to play around with React, yet still have a professional blog with information on what I’m learning about, using Gatsby would […]

13
Nov

First Hacktoberfest Complete! 🎉

This year I had a goal to finally complete Hacktoberfest, which is an online hackathon where you contribute to open source projects. In the beginning of October, I reached out to my various discord coding communities for some project contribution ideas and was able to complete 4 small pull requests! The simple projects I did […]

7
Oct

Kicking It Old School – IRC with Irssi

Lately I’ve been on this kick of going back to the days before social media. Partly because of my break from live streaming, discord and Instagram, and partly because I still like the old school way of doing things sometimes – the early 2000’s were my peak IRC chat/linux days, so it left me feeling […]

23
Sep

Taking a Break

A lot has been going on in my mind lately that I can only describe as “chatter” in my brain. I’ve been feeling this pull to stay away from distractions online for the past couple of days, so I’m finally listening to that part of my brain and working on not looking at my phone […]

17
Sep

A Rebuilding Year

This video was sent to me by my mentor, which is perfect for what I need at the moment. I’ve started a new notebook so that I can write a goal, focus on it, then journal as much as possible to get my feeling onto paper and not the internet. I will share certain things […]