A. Jesse Jiryu Davis
The Python Language Summit
Each year the Python core developers and a few Python community members have an exclusive one-day summit to discuss the future of the language.
Gertrude and Hazel
Our Chinese dwarf hamsters, named for television pioneers Gertrude Berg and Hazel Scott.
Are the Six Senses True Reality, Or Not?
Mindfulness reduces worry, but we can go deeper than that. Buddha said we can see through our greedy delusions and know the truth of our lives.
Reading Ann Gleig's "American Dharma"
My Zen practice is not as traditional as I thought.
PyCon Canada Video: API Evolution the Right Way
My talk in Toronto about ten covenants that responsible library authors keep with their users.
March 18, 2019. Red Hook, Brooklyn.
Grand Central Station
March 25, 2019. Grand Central Station at night.
Choosing the Adventurous Route: The Career Path for Non-Managers
Video of my PyTennessee 2019 keynote, about making the most of a lifetime as a coder.
Choosing the Adventurous Route: Resources
Links to articles and papers I mention in my PyTennessee talk about the career path for coders.
Each new year, Americans resolve to work harder and be more austere, for no reason. Let's stop torturing ourselves.