52 in ’22

52 in ’22

In 2011, a group of my friends started a weekly drawing blog. We started off strong, but over time life got busy and we stopped drawing. It’s been eleven years, and we’re trying it again. This time, it’s a little more flexible in that you don’t...
Why I canceled Netflix

Why I canceled Netflix

I’ve been a Netflix subscriber since 2003, back when they were a DVD by mail company. Overall, I’ve been happy with their service even when the streaming options were tepid at best. However, I’ve been struggling more lately with their support of...
Happiness in a year of sorrow

Happiness in a year of sorrow

2020 was a hard year for the world. The COVID-19 pandemic, loss of jobs, loss of life, loss of health, a long overdue racial reckoning, de-centering white people, an insurrection in the US: the list goes on and on. And yet, I haven’t been this happy in a long time. I...

Voter Registration Day

Today is National Voter Registration day in the United States. Every election we hear that this is the most important election. This year, it is finally true. Your vote is your power and your right! Make sure you vote on November 3, 2020. Check your registration...
How to be an ally

How to be an ally

As the country mourns and rages over the brutal killing of George Floyd, I wonder if America will finally wake up? Not everyone will. The narrative is different based on where you live and where you get your news. For many non-Black people in my periphery, we are...
DIY Websites – Presenting at WPCampus 2019

DIY Websites – Presenting at WPCampus 2019

I am honored to have been chosen to speak at this year’s 2019 WPCampus conference in Portland, Oregon. I will be sharing how the University of California, Irvine has leveraged WordPress Multisite to create a popular web hosting solution for small websites and blogs....