Hi, I’m Alan. Welcome to my personal domain. How do you do?
Hi, I’m Alan. Like the site description says, I’m a wearer of many hats.
I’ve been a software developer, graphic designer, technical support guy, system administrator, print production manager, audio/video editor, web designer, and more.
In my spare time, I’ve dabbled in digital art, photography and writing.
Here’s what I’ve been up to lately.
I’m no stranger to micro-blogging. I used to have a Tumblr blog for many years, but fell out of love with that place eventually. Not for lack of stuff to share, by any means. No, Tumblr lost me because it is actually quite hard work to do long-form blogging on there, and if you start …
It dawned on me the other day that it is coming up for 30 years since I first got online. Needless to say, the world was a lot different back then! For starters, the ‘Internet’ as we know it know wasn’t around yet. In 1989, only large companies, research institutes, universities and the military were …
So 2018 is now in the rear-view mirror—and good riddance to it. While I did make some progress on personal stuff last year, it was overshadowed by my Dad’s terminal illness and the stress and strain of caring for him. He passed away peacefully in the early hours of the 22nd December, at home with …
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