I’ve been dabbling in the Ruby programming language of late, after years of Perl and PHP and Visual Basic and dBase. I’ve been finding it really fun to program in Ruby — more fun than I’m used to. It occurred to me that as much as I like Ruby, even more so I like the person I become when I use Ruby. In a sense, then, Ruby is programming me.
The title of the post, by the way, is taken right out of a Curtis Driedger song, a great one. You can hear Curtis, ‘though not singing about horses, in this found sound. Want more Peterborough? Here’s a list of the 100 Greatest in the Performing Arts in the city.