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This is my blog, named for an old New York Lottery marketing slogan: "All you need is a dollar and a dream."

12 March 2018

CSS Frameworks Considered Harmful

Any web developer who chooses to use a CSS framework in the absence of pressure from management is going to regret it once I take over their project and find out where they live.

15 February 2017

Atlas Refactored: On the Perils of Carrying Software Development Teams

I’m not a 10x developer, but managers keep mistaking me for Atlas and asking me to take the world on my shoulders. It used to be flattering. Not anymore.