Glen Campbell Essays Recipes Podcast Projects K6GEC

Essays & Poetry

A collection of prose and poetry, both serious and profane, on numerous subjects ranging from music to software to cooking to work and biography. Most of what I write is for my own memory, but it might be interesting to someone else.


  1. Apple Airpods
  2. Stonehenge
  3. Syncope
  4. Vanity Nameservers with AWS Route53
  5. My Favorite Movies
  6. Waiting
  7. Oh, the places you'll go!
  8. Broadpool Cottages
  9. Rage, Rage
  10. My little ukulele
  11. The humble mailing list
  12. I love the “a”
  13. That old house
  14. Smart Locks
  15. On Being Fat
  16. Amazon
  17. Street Photography
  18. Please, allow me to rant a moment
  19. Bags
  20. Doing It Right
  21. Code for America
  22. Quite possibly the most important management advice you'll ever receive
  23. The management transition
  24. Happy Birthday
  25. Sacred Spaces
  26. Playing Around
  27. On Longer Days
  28. Chapter One
  29. Continuous Integration for php-opencloud
  30. Boost your website performance
  31. Working with Wok
  32. Programmable DNS
  33. I accidentally my servers
  34. Vanity nameservers with Rackspace DNS
  35. Music performance apps for the iPad
  36. How to talk about gun control
  37. I want to die in Autumn
  38. The best luggage I ever owned
  39. SQL is the new hotness
  40. Say what?
  41. Amo, amas, amat
  42. The Apogee Jam
  43. Life is short
  44. Alligator Gar
  45. The transit of Venus
  46. Understanding the Keystone Service Catalog
  47. Death
  48. Developing for the cloud
  49. The Library Crew
  50. Classical Music
  51. Marching Band
  52. Gadgets
  53. A joke my mother told me
  54. Snow Day
  55. Never trust anyone
  56. Flam, diddle, paradiddle, drag
  57. The most powerful emotion
  58. Go west, young man
  59. Begin at the beginning
  60. It's not all about the code.
  61. Software contingency planning, Donald Rumsfeld, and the epistemology of ignorance
  62. A good nights' sleep
  63. Goodbye, Bro
  64. How to deliver bad news to your boss
  65. How to write a performance review
  66. How to give a presentation
  67. How to give a status report