Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me When I Was Learning How to Code

I’ve found that a big difference between new coders and experienced coders is faith: faith that things are going wrong for a logical and discoverable reason, faith that problems are fixable, faith that there is a way to accomplish the goal. The path from “not working” to “working” might not be obvious, but with patience you can usually find it.

Machines do what you tell them to do, one of the many things folks at Miranj taught me.