Thoughts, poetry, adventures in code...

First go

I have decided to have a serious go at learning Go. I’ve looked at the language for a while and read a couple of books about it, but now the time has come to get stuck in and code a real live project for myself.

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Debounce

In electronics when you close a switch or connect a pair of wires together, you get a ripple of current that forms as the connection is coming together known as Contact Bounce this bounce or chatter can manifest itself as a number of closely spaced…

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Regress

Synthetic minds grow ever bright, as eclipsing-automation surpasses. We stumble blind into that night, with nary a thought for the masses. We coders code our bright tomorrow, we engineers build our silver bride. But all about us fills with hungry woe, as we gaze…

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Day 16534

My adventure on this planet is proving to be rather dull of late. Still, dull is better than drama-filled, especially in a pandemic. I'm starting to see the appeal of the shotgun, porch and rocking chair, as a pass-time, more and more these days.

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Sunlight above the cloud

When all around is dark and cold, wind-whipped, stormy-grey. Biting rain lashing down, boiling cloud obscuring day. Storm's chaos rages all around, our world is rent apart. It's difficult to see our way, to maintain strength of heart. Yet sun still shines above the…

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