Hello, my name is Tom.
I am a software engineer, musician, and dungeon master. I live and work in San Francisco.
Things and Stuff
I was recently in Vancouver with my friend Sarah doing some zombie stuff. Check out a makeup timelapse here.
Some live acoustic performances coming soon to San Francisco, maybe!
New in the Store
Through dangers untold and hardships unnumbered, a lonely cosmonaut has crash landed on a desolate rock at the end of the universe. Why not commemorate said brave wanderer by wearing this supremely comfortable tri-blend t-shirt?
Note: the ladies' cut runs small - I recommend ordering a size up.
On the Importance of Visible Dissent
January 22, 2017
Last night, I participated in the San Francisco Women's March. I did not do so alone—current estimates place attendance at over a hundred thousand people, with a similar turnout in Oakland. From a first-hand perspective, the sheer volume of participants was staggering. It was certainly one of the largest gatherings I have ever attended, and perhaps also the most surprising.
Thoughts on the 2016 Election
November 08, 2016
As I write this, the time is 11:17pm PST on Tuesday, November 8th, 2016. Of the 270 electoral votes required to claim the presidency, Donald Trump has accrued 247; Hillary Clinton, 215. Though all votes have not yet been counted, the winner of the election is becoming increasingly apparent.