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At my last month of Lambda School, I got to work on an intriguing project called Reach LMS. According to the stakeholder:

Reach LMS is an open-source learning management system designed for the developing world. …


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Your heroes reflect your values. Tell me who you look up to and that’s the star you’re shooting for. The issue is that even when we have heroes and role models that set examples, we unfortunately fall short of our expectations. In worst cases, we don’t even try because of…


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It was 7:45am and I thought I had arrived early. As I turned the knob and entered the room, I was surprised to see it full. All heads turned towards me and my face flooded red. I always got embarrassed by attention but also enjoyed it. …


Hey guys, It’s been a while. My last post was November 17th, 2016, and today, it is February 9th, 2020. What a wild ride. If my memory is correct, when I sent my last post, I was living in Portland, Oregon and with my last girlfriend. I’m working as a…


I’ll do it tomorrow when I have time. I didn’t get enough sleep last night. I’m too tired. I have to wake up early tomorrow for a doctor’s appointment. I promise I’ll start tomorrow. I’ll start Monday. I’ll have time on the weekends. I’ll wake up earlier.

I’ve used every…


Since graduating from University, I have a lot more time now to think and reflect on my life and the reason behind my actions. When you’re caught up in all the deadlines, partying, and bullshit of being a student there’s little time for self-reflection This is the reason why I…


Since I graduated I’m torn on how I feel on the progress I’ve made as a person. On one hand, I’ve continued my education through reading a bunch of books (most of which self-help, psychology, philosophy) and also about powerlifting. At the same time, I feel like my career hasn’t…


I don’t know where to start but this blog will mostly likely be an expression of my interests, thoughts, and insights in this world. I’m simply writing out of enjoyment, I’m not sure who will read this but helping or inspiring others through this would be an added bonus.

I’m currently drinking coffee at 9:30pm and am about to head to the gym. Parkinson’s law is in full effect, but I think it’s time for a change. I once read somewhere that if your in a rut do something different. I guess this is it.

Alden

Alden

Navigating through this world with uncertainty but excitement. [Software Engineer]

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