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  • Finding Problems -Computer Programming 101 series, pt 2

    Finding Problems -Computer Programming 101 series, pt 2

    The best way to find new problems to solve is by being conscious throughout the day and watching for moments of slight pain. Not physical pain, but small obstacles that make life slightly more annoying. I like to call these obstacles pain points. Maybe it’s a small task you have to repeat. Maybe it’s one…

  • How it started  – Computer Programming 101 series, pt 1

    How it started – Computer Programming 101 series, pt 1

    I was lucky. At the age of 10, my older best friend invited me to a computer programming camp at her high school. The camp was taught by a brilliant woman who had a passion for programming and was also excellent at teaching things in a simple way (such a rare combination). That camp saved…

  • blank page

    blank page

    When I was a kid, and even now, I loved getting journals or notebooks as gifts. and when I would open up to the first page I always wanted to start that first page with something really epic. but as soon as I put pen on paper and wrote something on that first page, then…