• ### Accessing Values from Nested Hashes

##### 15 July 2016

How can you access values from a nested (i.e. multidimensional) hash without throwing errors when the shape of the hash is not strictly fixed?

• ### Elevator

##### 04 April 2016

You step forward, press the button, and begin to wait.
Dingy carpet in a worn-down lobby, a space almost asking you to leave it.
Elevator crawls down the walls; is it fighting back?
Even so, button pressed, future sealed.

Ding. It arrives. Future...

### Deleting old remote branches

If you have a repository that’s been around for long enough, you probably have a fair number of “stray branches”: deadends, false starts, orphans, etc. Let’s clean up all of the remote branches that haven’t been touched...

##### 22 February 2016

A short meditation on time, becoming, and you.

• ### Conjunctive Binarism

##### 21 February 2016

What is truth? I'm not sure, but I'm starting to think its ~(P & ¬P). This post introduces what those symbols mean and how they represent my growing idea of Conjunctive Binarism, which is my theory of what truth is.

• ### On Lent and Marriage

##### 11 February 2016

What does it mean to love unconditionally? How do we do so within a marriage? This Lent, I hope to find some answers to these questions. This is why.

• ### A Depressed Graduate Student

##### 18 June 2015

In my previous post on my time in graduate school, I discussed how I learned to handle failures better. Today, I’m going to talk about how I failed to handle the depression that these mounting failures produced.

Let’s start where some people find...

• ### A Failed Graduate Student

##### 17 June 2015

I’m no longer a graduate student. I’ve graduated; I’m out. It’s a somewhat odd feeling, made even odder because I haven’t felt like a graduate for the last year. I was in graduate school for 3 years and got my Masters, but for the final year I was...

• ### A Complete PDF Annotation Workflow

##### 26 May 2015

In this post I want to outline how I (1) prepare PDFs, (2) annotate PDFs, and (3) store PDFs. PDFs can be a pain in the butt, but they are also vitally important in today's world. I hope that some of these tools, some of these ideas at least, can help you handle your PDFs better and with less stress.

• ### Example Article

##### 01 January 2012

This is an example article. It contains a wide range of various content to demonstrate how this blog styles such content. For example, this is some text with a footnote.1

1. This is a footnote for my Example Article.