Hi, I'm Dave King, a software professional living in Oakland, CA. Runner, backpacker, history buff.

I began programming when I was 8 writing text adventures in GWBASIC on my school's computer. The day job tends to be some combination of JavaScript, Python, and Java - all objectively better technologies, all far less fun.

Recent Blog Articles

06 Dec 2017

Books I've Read This Year (2018)

  • Misquoting Jesus, Bart D. Ehrman
  • Dune Messiah, Frank Herbert
  • Dune, Frank Herbert
  • The Dispossessed, Ursula Le Guin
  • The Left Hand of Darkness, Ursula Le Guin
  • A Distant Mirror, Barbara Tuchman
  • Why The West Rules For Now, Ian Morris