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My Kendo Journey

Earlier this year I started working out and doing Kendo (a martial art meaning “Way of the Sword”) at a local dojo in Oklahoma City. I’ve been intrigued by this sport, if you can call it that, for awhile now. So, my brother bought me a pair of shinais awhile back, and I ended up using them finally. A shinai is a … Read More


Why I use Laravel Jigsaw for flat file work

In the past I’ve used the static site generator system known as Laravel Jigsaw. I typically deployed my site to Github and use Github Pages as the hosting provider. There’s a lot of reasons that I find Laravel Jigsaw useful (besides the fact that I’ve used it at work for years). Markdown Support It allows content creators to write in Markdown, a widely used lightweight … Read More