It is interesting that I have always enjoyed writing.
And not writing to myself as in a diary but writing for others.
Yet here it is January 2005 and only now am I finally starting
my first blogs. I have always tried to limit what I write about
to topics of significant interest to others. And I have always
tried to convey information in as few words as possible. So it
will be interesting to see if I can avoid the overwhelming unending
stream of consciousness found in many of the blogs out there.
Random Thoughts - blog
Well if it doesn't fit in one of my other blogs,
then I jam it in here.
Political Thoughts - blog
Well first off I'm a Democrat. Always have been
and probably always will. It sort of goes without saying that
my parents were Republicans and my kids probably will be too
(you try and try, but what can you do). However, I live in Boulder,
Colorado (voted over 50% for Kucinch) so by Boulder standards,
I'm pretty conservative. I also read a ton of history which gives
me faith in the long-term outlook both for the world and for
the United States. And it makes me worry less about individual
Programming Thoughts - blog
This is mostly short snippets of code that solve
a problem. Or if I learn about something that doesn't work, a
short note to that effect. So you won't find any consistent thread.
And you won't find anything about general approaches to programming.
For more comprehensive posts, those I put on my website here.
Management Thoughts - blog
This is very much focused first, on managing software
developers and second, on managing other professionals in a software
company. Some of it may be applicable to other industries - but
that's up to you. I have no expertise outside of the technology