I love to make things.

Here are some examples. I give away all my sketchbooks, currently work at Twitter, worked at frog design, designed and wrote the code for TV's Big Brother 3, run a company called UX Launchpad, host a monthly meetup called Design Play Seattle that's a lot of fun, ran a short lived and beloved blog called Fuck Jetpacks, wrote a design blog and book called Design Dare, have three email lists called Big New Things, New Things, and just Things, wrote an essay named Design Courage, launched three successful Kickstarter campaigns called For One Hundred Of Our Closest Friends, worked at the Art Institute of Seattle for a year teaching designers about code, have three children, wrote an essay called "Of Course" Design, was a design lead on Windows Phone, designed an email game called The Long Talk, created a micro-blogging site called Yay Bouquet, wrote a book on design called The Thing About Jetpacks, wrote an essay called McDonald's Theory, draw an ongoing comic called Yet Another Comic, am writing a book I'm jokingly calling I Hope You Like Words, am the co-author of Design Explosions, a new kind of design critique,, designed an app for a voice transcription company called Jott that launched on the app store on day one and was #1 in productivity for a while, designed a concert poster for an anonymous musician named Slow Magic, designed several board games when I was a kid, redesigned the mainframe for Computer Associates, have given many talks including one at SXSW called How Great Design Ruins Experience and another one called Design While Shipping, and I wrote this silly webpage.

My current status:

It's the weekend! I'm spending time with my family right now.