not an impostor but an imitator

Recently, I read an essay by Nick Campbell, titled “Polymath the Impostor.” This┬áreally hits home for me, because I’ve been a long-time sufferer, despite having the knowledge that the syndrome exists. As Nick puts it, “despite any praise you receive or even a whiff of dissatisfaction from those in charge of your paycheck, you feel […]

apps, services and stuff i use every day

From time to time, I like to take inventory of the apps and services that get me through my day. As of April, 2014, here’s what I’m using. IDEs/Text Editors My primary IDE for PHP development is PHPStorm, mostly because of the way it takes the best parts from Eclipse, NetBeans, etc., but leaves behind […]