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Now

The Now page is an oft-updated about page, focusing on what’s happening now. You can read more about the /now page movement. This page was last updated 2021-10-18.

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป Day Job

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿซ Learning

  • GCP, specifically their BigQuery offering for Data Warehouse in the cloud โ˜๏ธ

๐Ÿ“š Reading

  • Feet of Clay by Terry Pratchet. I decided to re-read the Watch arc of Discworld as it’s my favourite.
  • Measure What Matters by John Doerr. My role will soon be manager of managers; this particular book is one of many such titles I have cued up.

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ Family

  • Married with two kids (ages 7 and 3).

๐ŸŽญ Fun

  • Writing RPGs

    • Grace is a longer form noir-styled no-magic RPG awaiting proper play testing
    • Racheek is an RPG-on-a-business-card affair that’s currently awaiting a redesign
    • Shanghaied is a one-page RPG in progress to do with forcible enlistment into a ship’s crew
  • Cycling, only when commuting at the moment but looking to get more into it.

๐Ÿก Location

  • Sheffield, UK. Looking forward to working in Leeds sometimes.

๐Ÿงฐ Tools

Laptop

  • Thinkpad T450 and Thinkpad X61 both running OpenBSD
  • MacBook Pro for work

Phone

  • iPhone 11 Pro running iOS 15 Beta

Tablet

  • iPad Pro 2021 (11”) running iOS 15 Beta

Productivity

  • Notebook and pencil transcribed to Notion
  • Bastardised bullet journaling for tasks

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