This is the homepage of Jason McIntosh (/ˈdʒeɪsən ˈmækɪnˌtɒʃ/), an independent writer and software toolsmith who lives in New York.
You can also learn what I'm up to right now.
My current résumé, a two-page PDF
A summary of my software and leadership work, of interest to potential employers
My portfolio for technical writing, and writing about technology
Appleseed Software Consulting, my freelancer identity for software engineering
The Interactive Fiction Technology Foundation, a charitable nonprofit I co-founded
The Annual Interactive Fiction Competition, a yearly arts event I help run
Fogknife, a general-interest blog, updated regularly
Plerd, a minimalist blogging platform
Sweat, a chatty and distracting workout timer
A few open-source modules for the Perl programming language:
The Warbler’s Nest, an interactive fiction, 2010
Barbetween, a reflective art installation, 2014
Jmac’s Arcade, a series of monologues, 2006-2010
Gamelab 2011, an introductory game-studies class, 2011
The Gameshelf, a public-access TV show about obscure games, 2005-2010
BumpySkies, an turbulence forecaster for commercial air travelers
@EasternClock, a Twitter-based clock
@AcrosticPi, a sculpture in word and number
More projects on the jmac.org inventions page.