Now 🙂

I reside in Naperville, IL. I am at a constant state of improving my life through positive thoughts, iterative improvements, consistent habits, and healthy behavior. The following is a list of what I am doing now:


  • watching the Chicago Bears
  • the 100DaysOfCode learning – Python, C & BSD
  • looking for a new inexpensive phone to run LineageOS microG on to finish my FossPhone project
  • learning Flask in anticipation of a creating a custom app for a non-for-profit
  • learning more details about skills necessary for an SRE position – follow progress at my rep0
  • other learnings from my curriculum
  • day job as a cloud engineer
  • exploring NAS options (i.e. ZFS, Unraid) on hold
  • explore FreeBSD and ZFS on a Pi
  • exercising – lift 3x week – basketball shooting 2x week
  • spending time with my girlfriend
  • re-watching The Simpsons and Mandalorian
  • reading books.
  • listening to podcasts.


Page last updated: November 11, 2020 – Inspired by Derek Sivers and his Now project.