I design, program stuff, drive, love, watch movies, drink, cook, read, travel.
About the design and program bit
By chance, thanks to a very old friend of mine, I started doing web design. What came of it first… let me just say: it ain’t pretty. Years later (8, to be exact), though, I can competently design user experience and have the skill to actually develop it from the back to the front end. I guess that’s where tinkering gets you. If you want the in-depth description, this is what you want to read.
For my own pleasure, I develop apps that rarely get to see the light of day. Usually, they either serve some need I have (be it only for testing some new service or trying a technique) or help me streamline client work.
This little thing? It’s developed with WordPress and about 15 plugins. Want the long description? Knock yourself out.
Titles are various flavors of Chaparral. I’m a sucker for slabs, especially this one. I’d set just about anything in it. Plus it’s a comfortably large family so no need for backup in difficult situations. The text is… Actually, if you don’t know what this is set in, you probably don’t care anyway.
On the subject of miscellany
First things first: I loathe Facebook. It’s not that I don’t get it, I just prefer doing other things. Like clipping my nails. Or my cat‘s nails (
don’t really have a cat). That being said, I do have some contact with the outside world (believe it or not). Namely: I try to help by answering questions on stackoverflow(too much of a rabbit hole) I participate in the growing network of designers and developers that is forrst(acquired)
- Almost every track I listen to, love or have is listed on last.fm
A travelogue of sorts is on dopplr(no idea what happened there)
- What I find of interest is listed on delicious.com
- All my photo browsing & uploading needs are served by flickr.com
What I share out of the 100 plus feeds I read(was “sundowned”) on a daily basiscan be found at Google Reader
Let’s talk, why not
If, for one reason or another, you need to contact me, my email address is the same as this site’s address, except you replace the first dot with the @ sign.