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