Use Pandoc to generate citations for your writing projects
If you're a student at BYU, (or maybe even if you aren't) BYU has a fantastic study-abroad program. I believe there are over 100 different programs. I might do an internship in Berlin
DuckDuckGo is a search engine. Like Google Search, you just throw some keywords into a box and get a list of results. Lots of people use Google, but I don't. DuckDuckGo works better for me, and this is why.
I got Disqus working!
Life is messy. We devote a lot of time and effort into managing that chaos. I thought of a little "theory", if you will, that helps me: Everything needs a home.
I finished the semester! This is how I feel:Don't you?Well, I still have finals. But those are easy compared to the projects I've had to push out. I'll probably write about
I spend a fair portion of every day writing programs. As with all professions, using the right tools makes a huge difference in my productivity and general happiness. Having good tools helps me
Make the best two years the most recent two years.
Today in my proofs class (MATH 290 at BYU) we talked about the concept induction. I like this, because it sounds a lot like recursion. On the Wikipedia article, there's an excerpt from
Life Hacks: Text Notifications So many notifications come to us in the form of an audible alert, and this can sometimes be inconvenient. Who likes having their phone go off in church? The
Why I'm leaving Facebook—and why I want to stay in contact with you still.
I got married last week! I met Sarah almost five years ago on trek. We stayed in touch afterwards, and look where we ended up! Below are some stories from our courtship.
I came across a quote posted by a friend of mine that read: The difference between spiritualism and religion is that spiritualism is pro-light, while religion is anti-sin. Or something to that effect.
I once asked my dad over email how to improve my the potency of my words and thoughts. His reply came back as one word: Revision. Good writing does not emerge spontaneously; it
My girlfriend works for BYU SA—it's the division of BYU that's responsible for planning and running events. As part of her job, she has to review song lyrics and make sure that
Quick note for those who don't know about Docker: Docker is a program that lets me take packaged-up programs (called images or containers) and run them without having to worry much about dependencies.
Ever since returning home from my mission to Germany in September of 2016, I have tried to to reduce how much I have interacted with Facebook. It is not a platform for writing,
This is a collection of Emacs shortcuts that I've collected over the past year. I'll likely update it as I go on. Functions toggle-truncate-lines will toggle how long lines are displayed Macro wisdom
Hello. My name is Ashton Wiersdorf. I usually introduce myself with my first and last name, and a firm handshake. Since we're interacting via the Internet, I'll forgo that step of my customary