I’m empathetic to that process david, although I decided to write the long version in an attempt to convey the pain, which ended up being twice as long as this piece and probably cut my readership in half — but still worth it for what I discovered.

Coincidentally, it features the quote in your bio, but you can just skip to the end for that part haha.

How have the last two-ish years of the coding career unfolded?

Perhaps the greatest gift that we can give to each other is a greater understanding of ourselves.

Perhaps the greatest gift that we can give to each other is a greater understanding of ourselves.