Wow, it’s been over a year

I didn’t expect my absence to be quite this long but my health didn’t cooperate. I’m back to about 100% now and I’m ready to pick up the reigns again and create some new tutorials. I will be focusing mainly on XNA and MonoGame but I want to slip a few HTML5 tutorials as well. […]

Tutorials for this week

So, this week I’m looking at writing a new tutorial or two. I’m going to actually take a break from desktop development and move to web development. I’m going to do a HTML5 tutorial. I’m going to use one of the libraries out there for the tutorial. I haven’t decided 100% which one as there […]

Site News

I’ve made a few minor changes to the site. I’ve made the login/register functions show up in the menu if a user is not signed in. One note though is that my provider has added this stupid little popup that will display on login to try and mitigate brute force attacks against WordPress sites. Since […]

Life is calming down

The last three weeks have been really draining, emotionally and physically. I’m starting to get back into a routine and starting to want to write and program at home again. It probably going to be a few more weeks but I will be returning and working on the tutorials. I will also start work on […]

A very sad day for me

My wife passed on this morning, surrounded by her family. While I am saddened that she left I’m happy that she is longer suffering from that wretched disease. I’d like to thank everybody for their comments and their emails. They meant a lot to me. I will be taking some time to grieve and be […]

Status Update

It has been a while since I’ve posted here but I have been monitoring the site for comments and emails. As I’ve mentioned previously I’ve been going through a very troubling period in my life. 18 months ago my wife was diagnosed with ALS. It has spread through her body rapidly. My absence from the […]

Prolonged absence

I don’t want to spread my personal life all over the internet with the full details but suffice it to say that the past month has been incredibly tough because of real life problems. The situation will not be getting better any time soon. They will actually continually worsen for the next two months. I […]


I’m dealing with so life issues that have made it hard for me to be able to work on my tutorials or be on my computer for long periods. This are leveling out again so I will be available on the site more and getting back to the tutorials. I did not publish a newsletter […]