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aws sam in 30 seconds

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Preamble: I am exploring different areas of AWS and am finding the jargon overwhelming. To help myself, I’ll be writing up summaries of some…

election provided perspective

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Regardless of who you may have voted for in this election, 70m+ of your fellow citizens exercised their right to disagree with you. Your…

notes on why good developers write bad tests

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In 2019, Michael Lynch gave a talk at PyTexas titled “Why Good Developers Write Bad Tests”. I was watching it recently and found myself…

miso salmon with scallions and ginger

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Growing up this Miso Salmon was one of my favorite dishes. Dad would often serve it with saffron rice and the thought of it makes my mouth…

nanowrimo 2020: update 1

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First day of NaNoWriMo down! I didn’t write any of the actual story, though I am pretty excited because I have an outline! It may not be a…

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