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My name is Joshua, I'm a caffeine addict, nice to meet you.

Nebraska Native, designer, blogger, musician, big concept dreamer. Also should note, I’m an iced coffee afficionado, outdoor explorer, and avid iphone photographer.

From The Blog

Season of Newness

The last few months have been a little testing. Let's not lie. Things happen and go awry and not everything is in your control. However, one of the great things that have come about all this discord, is a season of newness. Let me explain by telling this little story....

Why WordPress Is Still The Best Way To Build A Site

Wordpress Is A Pretty Big Deal. "You mean that blogging website?" Nope, that's wordpress.com, I'm talking about Wordpress, the largest open-source CMS (Content Management System) by far, currently over a quarter of all websites run off of Wordpress. Some of the...

Playlist: Fall 2017 – Is This the 80’s?

Beckon in the season As the weather turns and the leaves begin to fall, I always turn to a specific genre of music. This faux 80's synth pop just seems the perfect compliment for the melancholy season. So here I present to you a Playlist for Fall 2017, a fresh take on...

How to Make a Mood Board (Inspiration is Everywhere)

A lot of people struggle with the beginning stages of projects that require any sort of visual aesthetics. Creating a mood board has been a tried and true method for creating a visual style, or getting a good start to any project. This is useful if you're a...

What “Networking” Actually Means.

Networking was one of those disgusting terms I hated to hear coming out of those "career consultants" at school. "You need business cards!" "Have a firm handshake." The idea of networking they gave me was that I should wear a neon yellow business suit, jumping around...

Have / Have Not

Mentality of Lack If you’re like me, and many of the other goal setters, you created a nice set of resolutions as the new year approached. I took, seemingly, all precautions in crafting some well thought out, attainable, and measurable goals. However, within the first...

Creator’s Confessionals: You’ve Made it This Far

The past few months have been a roller coaster of creative epiphanies all making me question every reason for doing what I do. From personal decisions, continually comparing your worth and value and talent. Also in craft, wondering how many years it will take to...

2015: The Year in Review

Happy New Year! As always, time is flying by! At the ending of every year I always like to take a moment to look back and try to reflect and digest all that has transpired. There always seems to be major themes and challenges, places of growth that we didn't know we...

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