My first experiment in creating a web site that is also a book. The included essay The
Unbearable Lightness of Web Pages, about why web sites should also
be books, was a minor viral sensation and was retweeted and shared by people whose work I
have followed for years. Very gratifying.
No one had ever made a print edition of the
Diceware word list before, so I made one just the way I thought it should be done.
Typeset in Halyard Micro, processed with Pollen/Racket and LaTeX. Selected as an
official swag item for attendees of RacketCon 2018.
A small Racket DSL for writing programs that produce print-ready PDFs for book
covers. The covers scale automatically to the size of your interior PDF, including
the size of the spine area, so you can take them right to Createspace or any other
Simulates a complete game of Bunco with unlimited players. Because the computer is
keeping track of everything, there are a lot more statistics you can track that aren’t
very feasible in a normal game: streaks of scoring rolls, longest time at a particular
table, longest time holding the traveling fuzzy die, etc.
Written in Python 3.7, uses the Twilio API for optional SMS updates to participants,
and generates complete scorecards for each player in Excel format.