That’s not entirely true. I’d say we probably chose each other. But it started off as the kind of relationship where you ask your friend to ask their friend to ask them if they like you. At least if you find out they’ve never heard of you before, you’re not totally crushed and most likely scarred for life, even if you did sit behind them in math class FOR FOUR YEARS, BECKY*.

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*I don’t know anyone named Becky.

Sprinkle in some identity crisis — I thought I wanted to be a dentist — along with confusion about what “communications” really means in the title of a college degree, and voilà…I’m a Product Designer. …

Colin Keany

Collector of domain names, maker of internet things. Product Designer @github, previously @mongodb and @digitalocean. www.colinkeany.com

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