An each_with_index for SwiftUI

Lately I've been learning SwiftUI, which is pretty neat. I've noticed that when it comes to displaying a list of items: you often want access to the index value as part of your ForEach or List in order to reference a @Binding of the larger collection...continue...

A Hobbyist's Google API

Google's API is designed with serious apps in mind. That's fine, but it can be obnoxiously cumbersome and heavyweight when all you want is an access token for your own account so you can write a little hobby script. I recently went through the process of figuring this out. Here's the rundown...continue...

Enhancing middleman-syntax

Let's talk about how to set up middleman-syntax and then about some stuff I've added on top for this blog. First thing's first, of course you need to:..continue...

Using Erb with Jekyll

My initial plan for this blog was to use Jekyll. After all: it seems to be the most popular choice. But I quickly grew frustrated with the limitations of Liquid. I wanted to use Erb, which is far more powerful and familiar...continue...

Hello World!

Whew. I first started blogging in the year 2000, back when it was this cool, new thing. Now the concept is old and outdated. And like most people who have ever tried, I've created and abandoned several blogs throughout the years...continue...