Ellen Ullman writes in her book Life in Code: A Personal History of Technology, 'Until I became a programmer, I didn't thoroughly understand the usefulness of such isolation: the silence, the reduction of life to thought and form […]'
Craig Mod with another beautifully crafted piece of writing. This feels very much like a rallying cry to Homebrew Website Clubs. Incidentally, the HWC Bonn - a biweekly meeting of makers, tinkerers and other nerd-minded beings - is taking place this week. (via @adactio)