Thoughts

This is a collection of the random thoughts I have that are worth writing down about music, news, coding, and books I've read.

listening

Women in Music

Haim’s latest album is a really fun listen. Standouts for me are the lead single Now I’m In It and Hallelujah. The groove on I’ve Been Down is infectious....

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coding

Whitelisting WP Engine Email

Several clients recently have had issues sending email from WP Engine. Discovered the issue is that email domains must be whitelisted with an SPF DNS record. v=spf1 include:sendgrid.net include:mailgu...

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reading

Foundryside

Finished reading Foundryside by Robert Jackson Bennett and it was a very thrilling and fascinating new fantasy novel. Bennett's worldbuilding and magic system are on par with Brandon Sanderson's skill...

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linking

Goodbye Google

In light of all the news around privacy, I made the decision to migrate to services that value privacy. This means I am saying goodbye to Google (Gmail, Photos, Android, etc). I choose Apple Photos fo...

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listening

Sharon Van Etten

I love Sharon Van Etten’s latest album. This duo with Norah Jones on The Late Show was a marvelous surprise:...

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linking

Digital Privacy

These WaPo articles have me thinking about my digital privacy and the lengths we have to go these days to protect it: While You Sleep, Your Phone Snoops Google Chrome is Spying on You...

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