Hello there! I'm a programmer and writer.

I currently work as an iOS developer at Asana and have a degree in computer science & mathematics from the University of British Columbia. I live in San Francisco with my girlfriend Sherry and our small canine companion Rooibos.

Current Projects


The best way to keep up with me is to punch in your email below to subscribe to rwblog, my (very) erratically released newsletter.

Historical note: I used to call my newsletter Applied Dilettantery and organize it into seasons, as recommended by Robin Sloan. Although I no longer follow that format, here were the seasons for reference:

Other Stuff


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