Hey Cyn Writes

5 Resources for Learning Web Development

When I decided to start a blog in 2013, I never would have thought it would inspire me to go down a different path altogether. Writing, designing, and managing a website sounded like fun, but I had no idea where to begin. Then one fateful day, (read: after searching the Google) I stumbled upon a few helpful gems of educational online goodness. What follows in this post is my non-exhaustive list of online tech communities and resources that I’ve followed over the past few years.

3 Video Games that Inspired Me to Learn Game Design

As I progress through the game design course on Coursera, one fellow student asked us to name our 3 favorite games. The responses were very interesting and brought back memories. I grew up playing video games so I had some trouble limiting my list to only 3 favorites. Here are a few video games that sparked my interest to learn game design (and programming in general).

Press and Hold the Reset Button: My Video Game Evolution

A wonderful post on Femhype has reminiscence about my own video game evolution. Video games have been a part of my life since I was 9 years old. It’s fun, collaborative and at sometimes even therapeutic. It introduces you to a new world.

Since I’m not one to miss an opportunity to reminiscence about the 80’s, take a scroll down memory lane with me.