Chris DeLuca

The blog of the person

Babadook With Laurie

I recently saw Babadook (No spoilers), a fantastic horror movie that was not only scary, but had a compelling, thought provoking, and grounded story to back up the supernatural.

Mac OS X Lord of the Rings Calendar

A quick, fun tip for Mac and command line users who are fans of The Lord of the Rings;

My Artsy-Fartsy Css Web Experiment

The other day I had some time in between work and an improv show I was doing that night, so to pass the time, I created a simple web experiment in CSS.

D&D 5th Edition First Impressions

I bought the new 5th edition Dungeons and Dragons players handbook. Having thought 4th edition was somewhat akin to the Jar-Jar Binks of D&D, I was excited to be excited by the game again.

Automating Jekyll Post Creation

Jekyll is a tool for static site generation, and it’s what powers Github pages, both of which generate and host this site, respectively.

Finding Shit in a New Code Base

When a developer moves to a new company, one of the biggest transitions is adapting to the new code base. While most companies will be understanding of newcomers making their way into the rigorous complexities of unknown machine-speak, that slack isn’t limitless, and it’s important to understand the code quickly. It is, after all, the point of the developer’s employment.

Second Birthday

Well this news is already more than two weeks old, but here it is nonetheless!

Frog Dream

I would like to take this opportunity to transcribe a whacked out dream I had early this morning about frogs. It was very vivid and painful, as well as bizarre, and in my mind, amusing.

Cutting All Sorts of Things (All of Them Good)

Well hello again folks! Once again I have been a bad blogger and neglected this one for quite some time, so consider this post both my apology and my attempt at rectification. There have been several recent health developments worth mentioning.

Good News!

Good news folks, my health has improved in the decade since my last post! Well, decade is a bit of exaggeration, but it has been a while.