Ira Glass, the host of This American Life, eloquently explains this blog’s Raison d’Etre in the video below.

Expressed plainly - getting good at hard stuff takes LOTS of practice and LOTS of feedback, during which time the stuff you do will suck.

I want to get great at understanding, reasoning, and presenting ideas, and have no fear of sucking, so I’ll use this blog to collect, massage, and present ideas.

A few of the posts here will be finished, but most posts will be incomplete, and many will be incoherent. If anything strikes your fancy holler, I’d love to riff on the ideas.

Finally the metaphorical small print: These are my personal opinions, not those of my employer.

My name is Igor Dvorkin, and this is my personal blog. It currently has 40 posts. There are 2 featured posts, you should definitely check those out. The most recent post is “Igor the operating manual” which was published on . The last commit was on Monday, 17 Apr 2017 at 08:30 PM UTC.