An Evening with Robin Sloan
Robin Sloan, author of “Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore” came to WibiData for a book signing event last week. In addition to reading a few sections from his book about mystery, love and Hadoop (the mysterious love of Hadoop?), he had a few interesting comments that stuck with me. Robin talked about “The image of someone going through transformative human drama.” You know, something like this → We spoke after the event about his writing process and how he feels in awe of developers and engineers. He explained: “Programmers aren't like us.