Monthly Archives: August 2012

Round The World Trip Reloaded

It’s been almost 15 years since I embarked on a 7 month round the world trip. I wrote up my entire trip shortly after that, but the old site is now in danger of being lost as it is not maintained by me anymore. So I have moved all my writings from there into this […]

In praise of the quick hack

Copy and paste, quick hacks and big balls of mud. These are rightly frowned upon in the software industry, but they happen elsewhere too. Often the programmer gets the blame for being lazy. Programmers will invariably blame poor management. But the real culprit is usually more simple: the budget.

Snail

Snail. Trakia, Plovdiv, Bulgaria. August 2012.

Ladybird

Ladybird

Malina Cottages, Pamporovo, Bulgaria. July 2012.