~ Architecture ~

How Buildings Learn

Can you design for change and re-use? Should you? Isn’t doing one thing and doing it well the goal?

Seeing Like a State

It’s very easy to fall into the habit of seeing like a state. It’s also not very helpful.

Monolith Is A Deployment Strategy, Not An Architecture

It’s important to distinguish the how from the what and the why.

1 > 2 > 0

How can 2 be between 1 and 0?


Balancing forces can make for apparent paradoxes

This Is The Way

60 years in, the Unix way still makes a lot of sense