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Hello, stranger.

Hi, I am Maku Felix.
I am a Dark Erotika and Fantasy Artist from the Philippines.
I also do Book Reviews on YouTube and would try my hand in blogging for a change. 45 more words

Maker culture

I’ve officially started calling myself a “Maker,” since others have already bestowed the title on me. I guess I knew, but didn’t realize that there is an entire subculture called Maker Culture which centers around people creating stuff. 620 more words

Classroom Door

More Than a Hobby: Programming as a Job

(Previous: One Year Later: Some Thoughts)

I’ve been working in some capacity as a full-time software engineer for about five months now. I’ve noticed some significant differences between programming as a job and programming as a hobbyist: 529 more words

DIY Development

How you can Turn a Hobby into a Career

When choosing a career there are many attractions that people follow.  Young professionals often fall for the glamour or income that accompanies a certain career.  But there is no better way to accomplish dreams rather than pursuing what you are most passionate about, or simply call it your hobby. 514 more words

Getting the most out of it

As mentioned in the last paragraph of this post, there are different reasons for different people who pick up martial arts. My experience speaks that near everyone would tell you that they chose martial arts for health. 469 more words


Martial artist and martial hobbyist: Perspective on the Art

This is a follow-up from a previous post.

We have come to the last part of this series of sharing. A quick goggle on the… 397 more words


Becoming a Maker: resources for a hobbyist engineer

Although I’m on sabbatical, I agreed to give a “coffee hour” workshop for WiSE (Women in Science and Engineering).  I had originally offered to repeat the “Speaking Loudly” workshop that I gave last year, but the organizer requested that I talk about becoming an engineering hobbyist.   3,476 more words