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The proprietor of this blog. Lunchtime poet, former opera singer, computer programmer. But not always in that order. Ask me again tomorrow.

    Slow down and remember this: Most things make no difference. Being busy is a form of laziness—lazy thinking and indiscriminate action.Tim Ferris

    I came back from my first science fiction convention determined to be a writer. After all, I’d shaken hands with Arthur C. Clarke, so now it was just a matter of hard work… Terry Pratchett

    Write drunk; edit sober. Ernest Hemingway

    Java 8 + Light Weight Threads

    The last couple of days I’ve been playing around with Quasar from the fine folks at Parallel Universe. “What’s that then?” I hear you ask. It’s an API and a runtime library that promises light weight threads for the JVM, called Fibers, and all the stuff you can do with that, like light weight channels for [...]