My name is Mike Sandford, and I’m a software developer. Among other things. I work in Python and I develop applications that are delivered over the web. This space is for me to talk about the issues I come across and to try to express something of why I choose to do something one way and not another. If I’m lucky, and if I’ve said something half useful, you’ll think about commenting on a post.

Just like any developer I muck around with data, use databases, generate reports and create user interfaces for presentation and data capture.  The user interfaces use a browser, and the net is never very far away.  And that is where the trouble starts.

But it’s all good fun, and I hope to share some of that interest, frustration and excitement. Please read on…