keyboard-driven workflows are nice until your hands get sweaty af from 3 hours of programming and you get to smear a l l t h a t g r e a s e over your keyboard.

it's the minor but massive reason why I use Joplin + Todoist instead of Org-mode, traditional DEs instead of window managers, and why scrollbars are always enabled in my Emacs config.


Gmail's HTML-only view loads so much faster it's not even funny to see how bloated the standard view is.

you don't appreciate lightweight software until you're stuck with a 1Gb VPS or a 4Gb RAM laptop for years.

operating on 3 hours of sleep is not fun fyi

running a command and having the output displayed as soon as you hit ENTER hits different when you're used to emacs turtling on Windooze.

just serve YouTube embeds instead lmao, literally the idea behind Masada.

doing stuff like music, art, and programming. you get the musicians, artists, programmers circles, but you'll never truly feel you belong to any one of those groups.

formally known as the impostor syndrome, colloquially known as the sussy sus syndrome

in order to escape j*v*scr'pt, I will now proceed to learn Go

the more anonymous you are the easier it is to express your thoughts.

while this blog isn't exactly anonymous, it's nice to spare my followers on Twitter the incessant shit I keep spouting day after day.

how the hell do people even keep journal inside proprietary apps like Evernote, Notion and the likes. if they can read your private thoughts, they're definitely doing it.