What is Your Circle of the Internet?

This morning I’m meditating on my usual apps or websites I visit through the course of a typical day. I wonder how limited or expansive it could be in the span of all that’s waiting to be consumed on the internet. I like reading online or physical books too and writing. Consider your own circle […]

Write More Code, Write Less Code

Write More Code Write code everyday. Code fast and break things. Cherish your tracebacks. Keep going back, no matter how hopeless it may seem. Code habitually. Learn how to code. Get better at code. Love code. Write Less Code Use as few lines as possible. Nothing looks better than a program shorter than 50 or […]

8 Promising Python Static Site Generators

A static site generator creates static HTML and markdown files to serve as a website. They’re commonly used to host blogs but not exclusively. I recently researched my options to roll a static site in Python. I’m assessing a few of them as a potential future self-hosted blogging solution for this WordPress blog. Or maybe […]

Python Requests SSLCertVerificationError Solution for Windows

I initially installed my Python version from the Windows Store and it worked fine for almost a year on my Windows 10 computer. Then I started getting this error message when trying to use the requests library on all HTTP requests: requests.exceptions.SSLError: HTTPSConnectionPool(host=’api.example.com’, port=443): Max retries exceeded with url: /oauth/token?grant_type=client_credentials (Caused by SSLError(SSLCertVerificationError(1, ‘[SSL: CERTIFICATE_VERIFY_FAILED] […]