Spring cleaning is in full force and I’ve had an interesting mix of trying to get some heads down time at work and getting inspired to dig into issues that resonate with me. I gave a talk about how cool CSS is at the first ever Vancouver Django Girls event and tried to convince some women that software development is fun ✨ I celebrated International Women’s Day at the most inclusive work environment I have ever been a part of (shoutout to Thinkific). I also decided to recommit myself to blogging about my experiences as a web developer in 2018 and at the very least do a monthly newsletter style update.
📚 Book Alert 📖 But her emails! A heartbreaking account of blatant misogyny and how messed up journalism in the 2016 election was: What Happened by Hillary Clinton.
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Becoming/being a mentor at The Glass Ceiling Demolition Co. Based in Vancouver with the goal to connect young women with experienced mentors in any field.
#metoo: 5 women discuss sexual harassment from the same man.
I’d like to credit this blog format to Ann Friedman, who’s newsletters lovingly find their way into my inbox each week.