Wave-Particle Duality of Mutable Data Structures

We all heard about the problems with mutable data structures, but it wasn’t until today when I made one of the biggest mistakes a noob programmer can make, to drive the problem with mutable data structures home. I’ll give you a simplified version of what happened by creating a toy…

A FizzBuzz Aha! Moment

The Big Idea I became interested in Clojure a while back, and like many things that excite me, I read a couple of books, wrote a couple of programs, and never got very far. Mostly because it was never really relevant to my work, and as much as Clojure kept…