Brew Day: Gingerbread Ale and Winter Coffee Stout

Brew Day: Gingerbread Ale and Winter Coffee Stout

Gingerbread Ale I followed the Brooklyn Brewshop’s Beer Making Book recipe for this one, but I swapped out Cascade hops for the Centennial, because I already had Cascade. I used Nottingham for the yeast. Mash 1.8 lbs English Pale malt 0.2. lbs Caramel 10 malt...

Haikus on a Plane

Spreadsheet on laptop, book of haikus tossed aside. Where do these worlds meet?   Pressure is building at thirty-five thousand feet. Man I have to pee.   Never always pass on a moment to say what is inside of you.   A fly on the plane – Does he know where this will...
First World Voting Experience

First World Voting Experience

I voted in a garage, using a poorly designed ballot, made decisions on issues with implications I couldn’t possibly understand, and left as joyful as one feels after a root canal. We must change this experience. Or rather, we must design this experience....
Tech Planet Korea

Tech Planet Korea

On November 14, I will be speaking at Tech Planet in Seoul, Korea. I love that they translated my both my name and my bio into Korean. The title of my talk is From UX to...