Current WordPress dev setup

Since returning to full-time development, I've revisited my dev setup and wanted to share here. Read more

WordCamp US: end of era for Philly

WordCamp US is coming to town, the second of its two-year run in Philadelphia. Who knows if and when the conference would rotate back to the 215, but I'm going to treat this lack the last hurrah. Read more

Notes from setting up Ask, Coral Project’s first app

Spent some time this weekend running Ask through its paces. Went great, wanted to share some notes and demo links. Read more

The Man with the Muck Rake

I've been reading Doris Kearns Goodwin's "The Bully Pulpit" and wanted to share the surprising origin of "muck raker". Read more

On Guidance – Radical Candor

TED talk on giving great guidance, or "radical candor" as Kim Scott calls it. Read more

The Beholder

Poem via Daniel McNichol - The Beholder, early 1900's, Rainer Maria Rilke.
What we choose to fight is so tiny! What fights with us is so great!
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Having spent four years living in Mifflin County, I never gave much thought to the area's namesake – Thomas Mifflin, first governor of Pennsylvania. Read more