R.I.P. H.R. Giger

After hearing about HR Giger’s death, I felt compelled to write something about him. I'm a lifelong fan of macabre and dark art, and his life’s work was a great source of inspiration to me. He passed away on May 12 caused by injuries from a fall. I…

Bastard: A Free Boilerplate Theme For Ghost

I just moved my site to use Ghost, and built my own theme for it. I want it to have a short catchy name that fits the theme, so I named it -- Bastard. It is available to download from GitHub for free. :) The theme was built using Bootstrap 3,…

On Choosing A Markdown Blog Platform

I finally decided to switch my personal website from Wordpress to Ghost. I've been using Wordpress for a really long time, and I still think it is a great tool for building custom websites. I've use it a lot in the past to build sites for various clients, and I'll…