About Me

My name is Adam Carpenter (on some sites I'm 53hornet). I am a professional computer programmer, am married to my wonderful wife, Amy, and a puppy parent to Clementine, a Cocker Spaniel. This is my web site.

You can find my CV here. If you want a PDF you can get that here.

What Else Will You Find Here?

This site is my home on the web. I post things I've learned, things I want to share, and things I don't want to forget. I am generally interested in and generally post about:

Web Log

I run a web log on this site. It's index is at the site index.


I self-host all of my own Git repositories. You can access them here.

Software, Self-Hosted Apps and Games

I self-host a variety of applications and games. A few of them are public. You may access them here. I also maintain a couple of open source projects with homepages there as well.

Contacting Me

You can write to If you want it, here is my GPG public key. The best way to keep up with what I'm up to is to use an RSS reader on my feed.

I've created accounts on the following sites but I check them rarely or not at all. The best way to reach me is by mail.

Discord (hover) Tox (hover) Reddit GitHub GitLab YouTube (53hornet) YouTube (STMUAC) Twitter LinkedIn Steam Facebook


The views on this web site are entirely mine! That should go without saying. They don't reflect my company, co-workers, friends, family, dog, or anyone I mention anywhere in any way.

I prefer not to go back and edit old posts. So when you're reading something from 2 years ago, that was my opinion 2 years ago. Times change and so can I, so please try to keep that in mind.

If I reference an external public profile or site as fact, I will do so with links so you can go and read the source.


My web server has an access log. By visiting this site you're surrendering:

That's it. I do not advertise in this site, read your cookies, or perform any kind of social media tracking. I also proudly don't have any JavaScript on my site.


Content on this site is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Source code on this site, unless otherwise stated, is licensed under the BSD 3-Clause license.

The structure and content of this page are loosely based on Justin Wernick's about page. The structure and content of my CV is loosely based on Ben Hoyt's Resume/CV.