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You Don’t Have to Be a Genius to Code

Confessions of a successful second-tier programmer

Photo by Blake Connally on Unsplash

“I’m not a great programmer; I’m just a good programmer with great habits.”

Kent Beck

It wasn’t supposed to be this way. From the first time I plugged in my x86 IBM in 6th grade and keyed in a BASIC command, I was just sure I was destined to be an elite programmer someday. Fast forward to a few…

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Ryan Nehring

Ryan Nehring

I’m a Developer, Activist, Husband & Father. Romani-American. On Twitter @Ryan_Nehring or at nehring.ryan@gmail.com. Top writer in Politics, Design & Tech.