AWS Amplify

Today was my first real day working at Amazon; specifically AWS. I’m blessed with the privilege to lead the Amplify Console team within the AWS Amplify group, and I could not be more excited.

Music that Inspires

The other day I had the pleasure of enjoying Glen Hansard live at the Moore Theater in Seattle. Mr. Hansard is a (shockingly) singer, song-writer, actor and artist from Ireland who until the last 5-10 years was relatively unknown. In fact, without the success of the film Once, few people Read more…

Christmas in July 2019

Christmas in July

After many months of planning and prepping and waiting for Amazon Prime Day, and Newegg’s clone of Prime Day, we finally have arrived at a full collection of components for a complete dual-PC custom-mod setup that I will share more details of as soon as it’s complete. Components The excessive Read more…

Summer Project Part 2

There are few things as miserable as digging even the most reasonable of holes in Washington State. You really have not experienced frustration until you’ve tried to hand dig in rocky soil. I eventually caved and bought a pick axe which turned it from cursing and blisters into quite an Read more…

Summer Project

Living in the Pacific Northwest, unless you are wildly lucky or gloriously wealthy chances are you do not have a large backyard. We are apparently neither, so our “yard” has been transformed into more of a garden which I have come to thoroughly enjoy. We have for several years pondered Read more…