Working With Trauma
I grew up watching movies like 9 to 5, Working Girl, and Baby Boom. Such stories taught young Valarie a great deal about her future. Yes…
Feb 14, 2019 / 8min read. Read More
Making Chicken Salad
My father was 56 when I was born. “The Fall Crop” was his affectionate name for me, his youngest of four. He often used colloquial phrases…
Jun 25, 2018 / 5min read. Read More
Diving Into Docker: Where Are My Floaties?!
In March of this year, 2018, I attended Docker’s 5th Birthday. The event was hosted worldwide, in myriad locations. I ventured out to my…
Apr 27, 2018 / 3min read. Read More
The Hustle Is Real: Lessons Learned Post-Boot Camp
I recently graduated from the Coding Boot Camp at Georgia Tech, and have since been job hunting. It’s a jungle out there for entry-level…
Mar 27, 2018 / 3min read. Read More
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