2018 goto 1989: a return to programming

April 7, 2018

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My explorations feel more like a homecoming than a journey into the unknown.

Posted in: programming

A postcard from journey’s end: twenty-five years in the making

March 10, 2018

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I share the sentence in the same way I might share a postcard, and, like postcards everywhere, the sharing is probably more important than the card itself.

Posted in: Philosophy

The narrative of life: desire, conflict, and its resolution.

February 25, 2018

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The narrative of human existence is written by desire, conflict, and its resolution.

Posted in: Philosophy

Wonder upon wonder: the I in the absence of history

January 27, 2018

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We have all been affected by this revolution, and it has, in winning the moment, convinced all of us that we have have not been individually affected by it. In the absence of a history, it is difficult to even see that a revolution has taken place.

The condition of my humanity: arrogant humility

January 20, 2018

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We must, I think, always remain mindful of the fact that anyone of us — and not just those people who we think are the bad guys — can walk the path of good intentions from coercion to oppression.

Another utterly mundane conclusion: my place in our history

November 18, 2017

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Membership in a community isn’t determined by the feelings one has for it. It is determined by the relationships one forms and maintains.

Posted in: Colonialism, Identity

Disco Polo Music: a reminder from Warsaw

November 13, 2017

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I am reminded...

Posted in: Identity, Philosophy