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Hurricane Harvey Photo Album

Before, during, and after Hurricane Harvey, I made my way around Buffalo Bayou and downtown. Kept it safe, fun, and able to see parts of my city flooded like I never seen before. Before Harvey Fri, August 25, 2017 It was the calm before the storm and I decided to take a lap around Buffalo […]

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Hurricane Harvey Update

First of all, we’re safe, doing well, and the houses are clear from flooding at the moment Over the past couple years, I’ve put together a list of favorite places to get data, maps, and information. I was finally able to put some of it to use over the weekend. Weather Forecasting These folks are […]

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Building Houses and Building Software

Building houses has a lot of the same problems as building software. Requirements will change. Everybody wants an upfront design that’s set in stone. When it comes time to do the real work and you have something in your hands to touch, your “wants” will most likely change. The key is to be agile, flexible, […]

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Race Day: 2013 NYC Triathlon

Personal Goal: finish the 2013 NYC Triathlon on a fixed gear bicycle. No goals for time – JUST FINISH! I won’t go into much of my reflection of the triathlon and my training, that’s for another day. Training is over and all my bike is setup at the transition area. It was a gloomy overcast […]

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My Triathlon Training

Personal Goal: finish the 2013 NYC Triathlon on a fixed gear bicycle. No goals for time – JUST FINISH! As I mentioned in my last post, I got a bicycle about one year ago (22 Jul 2012). Later that year, I entered myself in the 2013 NYC Triathlon lottery (8 Nov 2012) in order to […]