All At Once

Some of us have lived long enough to begin to recognize the clear patterns in our lives.

In other words, we’ve understood that life is cyclical and that it tends to repeat itself and that, for whatever reason, our own lives seem to have distinct and specific and special patterns.

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Ghosts and Machines

There is a phenomena that all software programmers are aware of and have experienced which is the unexplainable behavior of software.

In other words, a ghost in the machine is something that we will say when we simply can’t explain a malfunction (or even something working properly!) related to something that we’ve created or something that someone else has written.

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