Opens blog, blows off the dust, sweeps away the cobwebs.
Apparently I haven’t published a blog post in 2 years (something something pandemic). Time to see if these old writing muscles still work.
During 2020–21 I withdrew a lot from doing tech stuff. Online-only meetups were unenjoyable, and I stopped watching video recordings from conferences, stopped working on my own open source stuff, stopped writing blog posts. What little coding I did do was limited to simple scripts, or very occasional contributions to the MDN compat data project. (In fact, that was a topic of a different blog post that I never got around to finishing.)
With enforced working from home and spending all day staring at a screen of code in my room, I really didn’t want to spend more time doing the exact same thing at night.
What I did instead was throw myself back into the world of origami.Continue reading