I’m currently working as a Technical Writer while pursuing a second Bachelor’s degree in English (the first was in Computer Science) as a part-time student. In my spare time I write, read, cook, and play video games.
Yesterday, Google announced their “Made with Code” initiative, which hopes to inspire young girls and, ultimately, get more women into Computer Science (official blog post, official press announcement). As a precursor to that project, Google performed a nation-wide research study to determine what factors do (and don’t) impact a young woman’s decision to pursue Computer …View full post
Even as a kid, I wanted to be a writer. But life has a funny way of sending you in other directions before letting you get where you want to go. It’s important to enjoy the journey and learn what you can, but don’t lose track of what makes you happy.View full post
I went a little dumb in the head and read the comments on a few sites reporting on the Apple v Samsung patent case today and it’s got me fuming. Let me be clear: I am technology agnostic. You should use whatever piece of technology aligns best with your needs functionally, emotionally, and philosophically, whether …View full post
This started out as a quick Google+ post, but the more I wrote, the more I had to say and I thought it would work better as a short blog post. Earlier today I was struggling with some text at work so I took a break to scroll through my twitter feed and give my …View full post