A Beginner’s Guide to JavaScript Event Delegation

Event delegation is often a great way to start refactoring novice JavaScript code. This allows you to place a single EventListener on a parent element that does the work of a few, or dozens, or even hundreds of EventListeners. It makes code so DRY you might as well move to Moab and start a sandpaper business.

Forking My Life

A career is like climbing a mountain. There are infinite trails that lead to the summit of retirement, an overlapping web with many twists, turns, and junctions. What to do, then, when the track you’re following loses its luster? When you start thinking back to a decision, years ago, that led you to take the right fork when now you’re more interested in the left?