About

Hello, I’m Jon, and this is my website. I’ve been writing here for the last 19 years, mainly about my personal life, so it’s of little interest to anyone else.

I live in Littlehampton on Britain’s sunny south coast with my wife, Katie and two children; “Roo” and “Rootwo”.

Me and my family on Littlehampton beach, Christmas day 2020.

Hobbyist and partime web professional

Like most old timers, I have a truly boring story about how I started coding when my dad brought a ZX Spectrum. Suffice to say I was geeky and enjoyed making web pages when I was a kid. Now I’m 41, I’m still building shitty little websites like this one.

I love the web and for the most part I’ve resisted on putting important content on third-party platforms. There’s no danger of someone else deleting things; I own all of it and can move it anywhere I like.

Colophon

Over the years I’ve used all kinds of software to design and build this site. Recently I’ve been using: