We had another biannual Jupyter team meeting this week, this time it was right nearby in Berkeley. Since I had read a poem at the last meeting, I was encouraged to keep that going and decided to make this a tradition. Here's the result, as delivered this past Friday, recorded by Fernando Pérez (thanks, Fernando!).
June 1st, 2017
We struggle -- with ourselves and with each other we plan -- we code and write the pieces and ideas t'wards what we think is right but we may disagree -- about the means, about the goals, about the shoulders we should stand on -- where we should stand, what we should stretch toward shrink from, avoid, embrace -- a sense of urgency - but this is not a race There's much to learn, to do... Ours not the only path, no one coerced you here You chose this -- so did I and here we are -- still at the barricades and gaining ground against the old closed world: compute communication comes unshackled