Hey, I'm Colin

I write about all sorts of things, no limits. Just trying to make sense of it all. Enjoy (or don't).

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Thoughts On Work

Thoughts On Work

Status quo, status schmo, we can get to work later, there's always tomorrow.

More Life

More Life

It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.

Burnt Out

Burnt Out

You can fool others, and sometimes you have to, but don’t lie to yourself.

Try Listening

Try Listening

Conversation is a vehicle for personal growth, if you let it be.

A Very Serious Man

A Very Serious Man

A portrait of a very (very) serious man and his Patagonia jackets.

Ode To Dad

Ode To Dad

When I have a family of my own, I hope to be half of the man my father is.

Jordan

Jordan

Where the racing camels outpace the cars. My favorite destination.

The Job Hunt

The Job Hunt

You dream of greener pastures, how happy you would be with a different job.

Cultivating Wonder

Cultivating Wonder

It's no wonder that truth is stranger than fiction. Fiction has to make sense.

Databases: Indexes

Databases: Indexes

An overview of an important technical pattern: database indexes.

Databases: Soft Deletion

Databases: Soft Deletion

An overview of an important technical pattern: database soft deletion.

Interviews: Testing

Interviews: Testing

When you're in the interview, how should you test your code?


About Me

If you're just interested in what I do for a living, you can stalk me on LinkedIn.

Let's be real, nobody actually knows what they're doing. But, I figured I might at least try to make sense of it all. I hope you enjoy.