I haven't been this excited about a side project in a while. Essentially, I'm building a system that will let me search through everything I've ever written, seen, read, or found impactful in some way. Check out my latest newsletter for more context.
This website / blog and Thot's Thoughts (monthly newsletter) are my avenues for creative output. My goal is to write a few thot-ful things every month.
Somehow, I've made it 25 years without learning how to *properly* swim. Over the years, I've made many attempts to learn, but they've not stuck. I'm using my free time to become a strong swimmer by the end of the summer.
I'm excited to say that I'm now an engineer on the Graph Infra team at WhatsApp (the address book, group messaging, blocklists, etc.) — I'm spending my time learning Erlang, functional programming, and containerization.
The books I'm currently reading, pulled from my Goodreads:
Updated: Sep. 4, 2021 from Wesley Chapel, FL 🎄