My lease is up in February and I’ve decided to relocate from Texas to North Carolina. I’ve started scouting out apartments online before I book a flight to go apartment-hunting in person, and I’ve noticed a few things in the process. For example, I had no idea that hanging giant forks and spoons on dining room […]
Are you a Buffy, or more of a Xander? We look at seven Buffy the Vampire Slayer characters commonly seen on teams and the unique contributions each brings to projects. Read the full article.
Written my final day in Lawrence, Kansas: January 31, 2014 Lawrence, you saucy little minx. I moved back here with my baby, and our temporary stay accidentally lasted 17 years. Thanks for helping me raise my beautiful girl, for the wonderful eclectic mix of creative and brilliant friends, for the top-notch collection of artists and […]
As the barista artistically made my drip coffee this morning at Central Market, he told me how I’d notice hints of brown sugar and citrus in the freshly roasted local brew, and he described the roasting process used by PT’s in Kansas City, sharing his admiration for their blends. Meanwhile, I’m picturing our future together […]
In 2013, I was on the speaker committee for Texas Linux Fest. When the CFP closed and I looked through talk proposals submitted to Texas Linux Fest ’13, I noticed that I frequently got excited about an interesting talk title, only to be let down by the content of the proposal — or more precisely, […]
I’ve been a writer for as long as I can remember, which is why I was thrilled to receive an electric typewriter as a high school graduation gift in 1988. Asking for a computer was never something I considered. I don’t remember ever being exposed to computers while I was growing up. After high school, […]