Ursula the Sea Bot

GitHub | TwitterBot

Natural Language Processing bot that riffs off Ursula's incantation from "Poor Unfortunate Souls". Word substitutions are selected based on syllable stresses, syllable count, and phonemes.


Bitter Desert

GitHub | TwitterBot

A mad libs TwitterBot fed by Stephen Crane's "In the Desert" poem, syllable analysis, and WordNet from the NLTK Python package.

Book Duets

GitHub - API | GitHub - Web App | Live Demo

Ada Dev Academy capstone project, mashups of musicians' lyrics and authors' quotes

Tech used: Ruby on Rails, Redis, PostgreSQL, RSpec, VCR, mock redis, Mandrill, Heroku (API deployment), AWS Elastic Beanstalk (web app deployment)

Coin for Tech Conf

GitHub | Live TwitterBot

Twitter bot dedicated to helping people find tech conference scholarships

Tech used: Ruby, Twitter gem

Cream & Ice


Screenshot of the index page of a Rails app

Pair project completed with Alice Rhomieux at Ada Developers Academy. Ice cream recipe collection app that relies on advanced ActiveRecord relationships.

Tech used: Ruby on Rails, Bootstrap, CarrierWave gem, factory_girl gem, RSpec

FN Playlist

FN Playlist: Knock over that swear jar. Find explicit tracks by your favorite artist
Goofy experiment with the iTunes API. Allows you to search for just the explicit tracks by a given artist.

Tech used: Ruby on Rails, iTunes API