Hi, I’m Jimmy Hartzell! By profession, I am a systems programmer (with a focus in Rust). By hobby, I am a fiction writer. And by my brain, I have ADHD (which really needs a one-word noun in favour of “person with ADHD”). And this is my personal blog! It has technical and non-technical articles!

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Programming and Computers:


ADHD and organization:


Inspired by “The Garden and the Stream: A Technopastoral”, I have a few pages that are intended to grow over time, more like Wikipedia than Twitter, more like old-style webpages than a blog, more like books than newspapers or magazines, designed to be read in a slow trickle by people coming across my website, rather than booming across the Internet and then being nearly forgotten. I intend to increase how many of these I have over time.


Not programming: