Gratitude is Fresh Water for your Soul

Clean Water (original photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash)


A Selfish Bastard’s Questioning of Everything He Holds Dear


Save time and effort using this open source GitHub Actions emulator

GitHub Actions: A Primer


Use Architectural Decision Records (ADR) in your solution with this simple but powerful dotnet tool

Photo by Sigmund on Unsplash


Seems like every rich jerk in the world plans to flee to Aotearoa and ruin it for the rest of us


Cosmic Horror Is More Than the Overused Lovecraftian Creations which spawned it

From the Call of Cthulhu game “Masks of Nyarlathotep”, Image: Chaosium

“A pulpy, tentacled head surmounted a grotesque and…


Beware these forms of IT GroupThink which may have taken hold in your company


Using the popular Traefik edge router, we can enable HTTPS / TLS termination on our local docker containers


The AWS Multiform Auth CLI you need in your life

Photo by Anne Nygård on Unsplash, made bizarre by yours truly

Configuring the AWS CLI is easy peasy


Working backwards is the perfect strategy for planning your technology end state

Original Photo by Denise Jans on Unsplash, and then transformed by yours truly

The (less-than-stellar) State of Things

Christopher Laine

Author, programmer, would-be philosopher. Author of Screens https://christopherlaine.net/screens

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