Category: Thoughts

Why I’m not interested in self-driving cars

Being in the tech world, it’s hard to go even one day without hearing self-driving cars mentioned. On Twitter, on the news, or in everyday conversations. Here in Chandler Arizona, you’ll even see a decent number of the Waymo cars driving around. It’s really easy to spot them because of how unusual they look: a […]

The meaning of life

Back in 2011, I found a great book: Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl I don’t remember how I found this book, but I’m really glad I did; reading it was a life-changing experience for me. It’s only 165 pages long, short and easy enough that I read through it in two sittings. […]

Thinking about life goals

I love my life. My friends, my family… The work I do every day as a computer programmer that actually gives my life a sense of fulfillment and meaning. But I’m at a point now where I often find myself thinking in-depth about the life I’ve made for myself… asking, “What’s next?”. Projects get completed […]

Why I quit drinking

If you know me, you’ll know that I don’t drink. I haven’t had a drink in over 4 years now. I went to Santan Brewery last Friday and had a few Diet Cokes with friends and it got me remembering how bad getting a DUI was. It was just over 6 years ago now; April […]