Hi šŸ‘‹šŸ¼, Iā€™m Ross.

I am a web designer and developer, but I also love to read and write about the things I'm learning. This website is kind of like a digital garden that is constantly watered by a river of knowledge. Check out my recent notes to see what I'm learning, book summaries of the books I'm reading, and the latest web projects I'm working on. Cheers!

Recent Notes

DIY grad school

I have wanted to go to some form of Grad school for a while now. The biggest challenge is that it is obviously fairly cost prohibitive to pay for the schooling. I’m also not sure that grad school would pay a big enough return on investment. Particularly, it could take a while to pay off…

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Edit vs Flow

When starting out with any creative endeavor (whether it’s writing, designing, songwriting, etc) it can save a lot of time to be mindful of the difference between Edit and Flow states. The more technical terms for these states of mind are divergent and convergent thinking. When I first started writing I struggled with my inner…

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Tweeting vs blogging

In a course I took recently called Ship 30 for 30, I learned quite a bit about writing on the internet. The main thesis in Ship 30 is that if you want to gain a following and get feedback on your writing you should skip blogging and just publish atomic essays directly to Twitter. Doing…

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