Don’t be afraid to take a shot!

Greg L. Turnquist
6 min readOct 7, 2023

A couple weeks ago, I pinged our fearless leader. I needed some direction before taking on a couple tasks. One of these tasks I was thinking about, which seemed tiny at the time, I joked “for THAT one, perhaps I should write a parser?”

He rolled his eyes. “We don’t need a parser.”

Two weeks later…

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Greg L. Turnquist

Sr. Staff Technical Content Engineer at CockroachDB • YouTube Content Creator at https://youtube.com/@ProCoderIO • Best-Selling Author • Coffee Lover