Amitai Schleier (@schmonz) is an independent software development coach, legacy code wrestler, non-award-winning musician, and award-winning bad poet. He publishes fixed-length micropodcasts at Agile in 3 Minutes, writes variable-length articles at, and contributes code and direction to notable open-source projects such as NetBSD, pkgsrc, ikiwiki, and qmail. Amitai’s ideas, prose, music, and puns have manifested mostly at a variety of software-focused venues, but unfortunately also at the International Rachmaninoff Conference and the Alfred Joyce Kilmer Memorial Bad Poetry Contest. You can work with him through his consultancy, Latent Agility.


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