Derek FeatherstoneEverything is a work in progress

The ongoing evolution of 'Shift left'

/ January 13, 2021

The meaning of shift left has changed over time. That change is good, and better for long-term sustainability when it comes to accessibility.

Ignore Everybody

/ January 05, 2021

Passages that make me say YES!!! from Hugh MacLeod's book Ignore Everybody and 39 Other Keys to Creativity

Timing is everything

/ January 03, 2021

In which we better understand what it means to be purposeful with respect to accessibility.

The Uncracked

/ January 03, 2021

I'm going to try something different for reading in 2021.


/ January 02, 2021

Cleaning out the office and I found a piece of paper that is 47 years old.

Day 1 of Notion

/ November 20, 2020

I'm trying out Notion as an all-in-one planner and productivity app. Here's a very boring write up of Day 1. I actually wrote it in Notion and then exported as Markdown and here we are, publishing easily on my site.

(re)learning CSS

/ April 23, 2020

I learned CSS a long time ago. It's time for an upgrade.

Remote working secrets I'll never tell

/ March 20, 2020

Yes, there's lots of remote working tips and tricks out there, but this is the stuff nobody will ever tell you. I certainly didn't tell you these things.

How we made remote work

/ February 26, 2020

I ran a remote team for 7 years and here's some things we did that remote work feel right.

Two years on.

/ February 15, 2020

Thoughts and musings two years after we became part of Level Access.

Life Tracking

/ November 08, 2018

Lessons and insights after tracking my time for 24 hrs a day for 6 weeks.

I wish I'd known

/ July 07, 2018

We didn't know, but he did, and he should've told us.

Change of Pace

/ June 30, 2018

What does a change of pace really mean when you're teaching a workshop?