joeLesko.com

My ASCIIography

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           Hi, I'm Joe. =)

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    I'm originally from Wisconsin.

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      I grew up in the 8-bit era
          of computer games.

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     That's also when I got into
    tabletop board games and RPGs.

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     And the drums. (Drum corps!)

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      I studied art for a while.

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       You're so magic! ha-HA!

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    But dropped out, and ended up
      working at Disney World.

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   I started learning web development
      in my spare time.  (Perl!)

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   And got a programming job during
    the Dot Com Boom. (Thanks Jim)

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    I make indie games as a hobby,
   and did it full-time for a while.

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    Now I work on user interfaces.
    At Netfix, as a UX Prototyper.

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    I travel abroad sometimes when
           I get the chance.

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      I do a lot of reading, too.

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   Mostly I just like making random
    things and sharing them online.

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