Holly G

Holly G

A shy observer of the world. She loves to travel, eat, read, and muse. Hang out, or don't; she don't care.

38 posts
Jun 4, 2023

New midlife resolutions.

Now that I've passed my fourth decade of life, I've been doing a lot of contemplating lately about not just how I want to live my life, but also what I would find

Feb 2, 2023

Interesting new draw today.

Interesting new draw today.

I drew a new card pattern today. The 2 of swords was my first draw, and represents some form of mental indecision. Given the current way I use my time, I took that

Jan 11, 2023


"You will be back. I know you'll be back. I know your passion won't allow you to walk away from this."— my department director, when I was faced with unexpected termination. That day

Jan 5, 2023

Winter prep for spring gardening

Since we moved into a new house later last year, I've sort of let the front and back yards go fallow because it was too late to plant anything. But since I'm starting

Nov 2, 2022


My external video drive hadn't been the same since we moved houses. (A lot has happened since my last post.) I think I probably improperly ejected a disk while disassembling my workstation. OSX

Mar 15, 2022

Thoughts on a Tuesday afternoon.

Thoughts on a Tuesday afternoon.

I've had so many good conversations with friends lately – and a super disappointing one with someone I thought I would be partnering with, but who turned out to be more self-centered and disagreeable

Mar 7, 2022

Reversed tower.

On relationships and life. What you have not realized is that these breakdowns can be beneficial in breaking down your reliance on something that is false. What you relied on will no longer

Mar 4, 2022

Reassessing my infosec career

So again I think people are not seeing your talent and as a result your not being offered the "Cool" gigs lol , which you want ... which to me is like business as usual

Mar 4, 2022

Link dump of python packaging conventions

Just a link dump of stuff I've found regarding packaging python projects... Link Description https://github.com/pavopax/python/wiki Straightforward demo of setup.cfg https://packaging.python.org/en/latest/tutorials/packaging-projects/

Feb 22, 2022

CTF fun again (unsarcastic!)

Kudos to the folks who make these CTF challenges though. Given the prompt that came with the challenge (i.e., to get the password of an encryption service), I was actually digging through