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Hi, I'm VanessaSaurus, a Software Engineer.
Building tools, containers, and cloudy things, with a penchant for Python and parsnips. -- about me


Container Metadata with Schema.org Container discoverability is a problem. I should be able to do a search (somewhere, how about Google?), and find what I’m looking for. There must be a webbing of metadata that can span Github repositories, container registries, and pretty much... Read more

Hacktoberfest 2018 On the Eve of Hallows Eve, and the last day of Hacktoberfest, it was already hours after the time I should have gone to sleep. I was, like every technology-chained American, reading the endless stream of content on my “little... Read more

Puzzles Her spirit was in those puzzles, Detailed, messy, twisty, and complex, and in the process of making them, A splatter of color on the dining room table from which emerged something of beauty. They melded into the other components that... Read more

Validation for Journal of Open Source Software I am absolutely taken with the Journal of Open Source Software. It’s easy to submit to, and all under version control. Interaction is driven by the eternally adorable Whedon bot, and submitting a paper has gone from arduous and annoying... Read more