What I'm up to right now

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This is to serve as an overview of me, right now.


  • Trying to get the most out of each day with my wife and kids.
  • Busily working to getting the baby's room ready for when he hits 6 months.
  • Gaming a lot in my free time, as one does.


  • Working at Signal making the android app awesome!
  • Super proud to have worked on and released the new usernames feature.
  • I've got a side thing I'm trying to get off the ground but we'll see what kind of time and mental capacity I have for it this year.


  • I've been a gamer since I was a kid. It's a wonderful way for me to unwind at the end of a long day.
  • I'm a very competitive person, so I try to scratch that itch when I can via fighting games.
  • Current competitive games
    • Tekken 8 (Lars)
    • Guilty Gear Strive (Sin)
  • Current casual games
    • Helldivers 2
    • Dave the Diver
  • Current RPG
    • Yakuza: Infinite Wealth


  • I'm not currently making music, due to time constraints elsewhere in life.
  • If you'd like to check out things I've made in the past, you can see my soundcloud profile here
  • I'm currently listening to a lot of Periphery and Synthwave.
  • I implore everyone to go check out Sleep Token as well, they are incredible.


  • On a bit of a reading haitus until our little one is sleeping in his own room.
  • Current / Up Next
    • "The Sunlit Man" by Brandon Sanderson
    • "The Will to Keep Winning" by Daigo Umehara
    • "Doom Guy" by John Romero
  • Looking forward to book 5 of the Stormlight Archives due out in November!


  • I'm not currently writing, due to time constraints elsewhere in life.
  • You're in the right place though! And if you want to keep tabs on whether I start again, please feel free to susbscribe to my atom feed


  • My hope for 2024 is one of growth.
    • Mental growth, and developing my growth mindset.
    • Family growth (not in number, but in that my children are happy and healthy)
    • Financial growth, as we try to brace against rising interest rates and the like
    • Physical growth, as I hope to start eating better, not eating at night, and generally taking better care of myself.

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