Sketchy Development

The Genetic Code

Back in 2007 I did a brilliant course called Computational Genomics. I enjoyed it so much that I stayed on to do a PhD. One project was on the Genetic Code. This code…

A Holiday at Work

Two weeks working by myself, direct with our customer, and I feel phenomenal. During this time I’ve broken down two relatively large technical projects, pushed forward with four user groups, and opened up…

Work, Life, Balance

I started writing this blog after spotting that many of my good habits had eroded. Warning signs of an unhealthy me include: Lost exercise routine Neglected hobbies Hurried and reactive work Less socialising…

Genesis 1: A Creative Crisis

In the beginning God crafted some incredible content. And God saw that the content was good, and he posted it on Instagram. He received 20 likes in the first hour. And there was…

Relentless Capture

GTD. Getting Things Done. We also hear of GSD, Getting Shit Done, which is more apt. Many of these things are unnecessary, so why must we get them done? I recently felt the…

Why I Started This Blog

Monday evening: my final video call of the day ends. It was pleasant but I’m shattered. I got up to brush my teeth and my girlfriend gave me a funny look, “are you…