rants of someone interested in code, design and life.

26 Jun 2020

Simplicity Matters

The world is inherently complex. Countless moving parts interact in exponential ways to create a a beautiful, functiona...
23 Jun 2020

Compiling OpenSSL 1.0 for Older Package Versions

Running older versions of software is always a pain. There will be missing libraries, compilation errors and what not. ...
12 Apr 2020

Implementing Autocomplete Select in Rails 6

`simple-form` makes creating forms that handle associations in rails a breeze. It creates a select dropdown that works ...
08 Feb 2020

Self Hosted NPM Fonts with Webpack

Whenever I wanted new fonts Google Fonts was the defacto place I'd go to. It has a ton of great fonts and it's fairly e...
07 Jan 2020

The Simplest Productivity System is the Best

Most of us are productivity gurus on the Internet nowadays. Anyone who works with a computer now has some general ideas...
08 Dec 2019

Turning Off Syntax Highlighting

Experimenting with turning off syntax hightlighting on code.
07 Dec 2019

On Writing on the Internet

It's been a long time since I have written some long form content, and it's starting to show. The ability to write show...