A programmer wants to learn Lisp, now he has two things to learn. Lisp and Emacs.
I no longer feel lost in Emacs. Once I started reading EmacsRedux, I was able to anchor it to my background with Continue Reading
This is part of a writing exercise around Alan Perlis's Epigrams in Programming.
Every program is part of some other program and rarely fits.
Great Chain of Being Interpretation - The operating Continue Reading
This post has been a long time on the back burner. It started as a response to something on HN about how marvelous the iPhone's skeuomorhic interface is - something long since forgotten - and Continue Reading