Before I became a full-time developer, I was a writer and an educator (with some development and
design work on the side), which basically means that I've shifted from talking too much about the Great Oxford Comma debate to
discussing CSS nomenclature systems or comparing the merits of
A jobs marketplace connecting musicians and talent bookers. Junior engineer on five-person team working in React.js. Responsible for all markup and styles and contributed to integration on the front end.
A hand-coded minimalist blog with a custom flexbox grid created with the narrow purpose of delivering a digestible quantity of news to one person — the titular Kaitlin — every day.
A Node.js-based app built in a three-person team with the Google Maps and Bands in Town APIs, allowing users to find what concerts are happening near them and get ticket information.
A full-CRUD, Bootsrapped, Ruby on Rails app created during a one-week sprint that allows users to make an account and maintain a list of their favorite Pokémon.
A MEAN-stack app that allows users to write stories based on emoji prompts. Featured Materialize styling that cycled through color schemes with a click and content that was served up with some randomization.
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Prior to beginning my career in web development, I was a writer. I contributed dozens of essays to publications as far ranging as Reader's Digest and Bitch Magazine. At some point in the future, I'll get back to writing — hopefully about web development — but right now I'm using all of my creative and analytical juices on web development. In the meantime, for a partial list of my publications, go here, and for information about my book, go here.