Wow: is 20 Years Old.

My first avatar, by Jin Wicked

In 2001, I was a developer, and I liked to write.

I’d had web sites for a number of years, but in 2001, I decided to switch from (archive) over to I wanted a domain name that would more appropriately reflect my interests as they changed over time, and I figured that I wouldn’t always be interested in the goth lifestyle, hahaha.

There were a couple of blogging applications available at the time – this was years before WordPress – but being a developer, I wanted to write my own as a