I'm a computer programmer, software engineer, developer, or whatever term comes along next. I'm a learner, and enjoy delving into new languages, frameworks, and technologies. I've spent a great deal of my recent career in the domains of UNIX and the Internet, but am equally interested in new fields.
donjon provides random generators and other tools for pen-and-paper role-playing gamers. The backend is mostly written in perl, with some parts in C for performance. The site handles around 25 million requests per month.
The DragonVale Sandbox provides assistance for players of the DragonVale game for iOS/Android. I undertook this project after the creator of a similar site retired his. The backend is entirely written in perl, and is why I've become a fan of Devel::NYTProf. The site handles around 20 million requests per month, and leverages Cloudflare to handle 350 GB of data transfer.
Brickdraft is a web app I wrote to manage set drafts for my LEGO user group. It uses Google's Cloud Firestore to synchronize state and data between an arbitrary number of participants, and Vue.js and jQuery for presentation.