Round Hut I built a round hut using palm thatch and mud walls to replace the damaged A-frame hut built a few months ago. The A frame hut was damaged due to torrential rain and poor design elements considering the wet conditions. The thatch had rotted in the part of the roof that gets shade. Moth…

How Much Is Left?

by Jamie Todd Rubin There is one question I ask myself to determine how much I am enjoying (or not enjoying) the book that I am reading: How much is left? When sitting with a paper book it is an easy question to answer. One look at my position in the book tells me that I’ve just […]

Marmalade: A Very British Obsession

Originally posted on Longreads:
Olivia Potts | Longreads | July 2020 | 15 minutes (4,161 words) The dark wood-panelled dining room is quiet, heavy with concentration. Around the room, six pairs of judges sit at tables crowded with glass jars. As the light catches the jars they glow amber, saffron, primrose. The only real sounds…

WordPress 5.0: A Gutenberg FAQ

Matt, November 29, 2018 We are nearing the release date for WordPress 5.0 and Gutenberg, one of the most important and exciting projects I’ve worked on in my 15 years with this community. I knew we would be taking a big leap. But it’s a leap we need to take, and I think the end […]