Who am I and why a blog?

It has been almost two weeks since my very first post. I have had the hardest time figuring out what to write, how to start or what topic to choose from. So instead of continuing to ponder where the next big idea will come from, I decide to start with the basics: who am I and why a blog. I never ever thought that I would start a blog because I never thought that I would have anything interesting to say. That still may be true but at least now I am beginning a new journey to learn how to code and I have the urge to write, to iterate and repeat. The Back Story Ever since I was a…

The journey begins

Finally, my first post... After quite some time of researching which blog format is better: Ghost or Wordpress, I ultimately chose Ghost. Not because its 'better' but because it seemed clean, simple and the dual preview pane and appeal of markdown language seemed exciting. I do have to warn you the forums discussing the two aforementioned blog types are right when they say, Ghost is great but you do have to host it, meaning it takes longer to set up...totally true especially if this is the first time you have ever set up your blog with a hosting site. However, I thought 'ah easy enough, I am up for the challenge'. I started with Amazon EC2 and there is…