I write code at Automattic, the company behind WordPress.com, Gravatar, Akismet, and a bevy of other products that make the web better. I also occasionally compose music that often incorporates technology and recorded sounds, and I am the co-director of the new music organization Amp New Music.

RT @Masters_JamesD: This is absolutely chilling from Charlottesville synagogue... the US in 2017. Read it. https://t.co/pBHzqHEmC2https://… on Wed Aug 16

Sunset at the mouth of the Merrimack River @ Newburyport, Massachusetts https://t.co/6U0Vz8W03K on Mon Jun 26

@benthompson I really enjoyed the storytelling — a fun way to learn how passion, persistence, and a bit of luck can pay off. on Sun May 07

@andrealee_b Robert had such a great spirit and energy. on Mon May 01

RT @DrCanonic: @datageneral My buddy was teaching intro to western art music this morning at uchicago. @BarackObama walked in and asked "so… on Tue Apr 25

@ChuckReynolds @HubSpotSupport I'll fix this up sometime in the next couple days. on Tue Mar 21

Never give up. #til on Mon Feb 06

Music From Bowling Green

featuring compositions by composers Burton Beerman, Gregory Cornelius, Shane Hoose, Mikel Kuehn, Elainie Lillios, Marilyn Shrude, Michael Thompson, and Dan Tramte