Ken Eucker is creating art in many Different Languages
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"All dogs are therapy dogs, some are just freelancing."

I am a Writer, Creator, Maker, and Philosopher of many languages, syntaxes, grammars, and keywords;

As a web developer I have a unique opportunity to help others create something online that represents who they are, what they do, or what they have to offer to the world. Custom web development is expensive and I formed my own LLC back in 2011 to work as a freelance developer. My hourly rate, which hasn't changed since I first started contracting, is eighty dollars an hour and that was based on half of what my previous employer was billing to clients for my hour. In continuing to work for web development agencies, I have seen this number increase, and my last position was billed at one hundred eighty-five dollars an hour to the client. The problem here is that I don't often meet individuals who can afford to pay one hundred eighty-five dollars an hour for my work. Regardless, I do want to help these people get their ideas out there for others to see.

This is where you, my patreons, can be involved in helping me be the change I want to see in the world. I want to continue doing what I do best without the hurdles of a fiscal year, budget constraints, or a lack of return on investment. I see my investment as continued education and growth, while enabling others to invest in their own growth and prosperity. Ever since I was a young child I felt the need to help people. People often say "be the change you want to see in the world" and I am here to do exactly that.

I began writing at a young age, starting with poetry that doesn't rhyme and short stories about my experience with society. I have always enjoyed writing as a cathartic experience to attempt to relate to the world that can be confusing or frustrating at times, though recently I have found that I enjoy writing in many different forms. As a person who writes in machine languages in addition to human languages I have often sought to write stories that combine the these two worlds. 

Life can be expensive. And while I have a definitive need to make an income that can pay my bills, I don't want to feel like all I am doing is making money with a job to pay said bills.

I believe in an open source lifestyle. I believe in collaboration and the sharing of ideas to further all of our best interests. I believe in a world where we can give away our ideas and support those ideas to help one another. Ultimately, my goal is to find a way to support my desire to help others without having a monetary value placed on my work.
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Lurker
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Get a patron-only perspective on my work where I will blog about my process and give updates on my work.

Early Adopter
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Buy me a beer!


I'll mention you in the upcoming changelog of work as being a very helpful and rad person.

Contributor
$10 or more per month 0 of 30 patrons

Let's write some stuff!


We can collaborate on any of the open source projects I'm working on together. Pitch ideas to work on things together or bring me in on what you're hacking away on!

Beneficiary
$100 or more per month 0 of 5 patrons

Keep the lights on!


Join me for a twice monthly Q & A or live streams where you can be involved in whatever projects I am bringing to the table and be able to give your input on my work.

Client
$500 or more per month 0 of 10 patrons

I will write you something!


Everything I write comes with an accompanying website to showcase the work. At this level you get to suggest a topic or idea for a writing, whether it be a poem or short story or a website, and I will deliver that website to you within my regular work schedule.

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I can pay rent with my earnings! Working for free has it's hurdles and paying rent is the first and foremost importance in my life. Having a stable home that I can travel to and from without worry is indispensable to my work.
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"All dogs are therapy dogs, some are just freelancing."

I am a Writer, Creator, Maker, and Philosopher of many languages, syntaxes, grammars, and keywords;

As a web developer I have a unique opportunity to help others create something online that represents who they are, what they do, or what they have to offer to the world. Custom web development is expensive and I formed my own LLC back in 2011 to work as a freelance developer. My hourly rate, which hasn't changed since I first started contracting, is eighty dollars an hour and that was based on half of what my previous employer was billing to clients for my hour. In continuing to work for web development agencies, I have seen this number increase, and my last position was billed at one hundred eighty-five dollars an hour to the client. The problem here is that I don't often meet individuals who can afford to pay one hundred eighty-five dollars an hour for my work. Regardless, I do want to help these people get their ideas out there for others to see.

This is where you, my patreons, can be involved in helping me be the change I want to see in the world. I want to continue doing what I do best without the hurdles of a fiscal year, budget constraints, or a lack of return on investment. I see my investment as continued education and growth, while enabling others to invest in their own growth and prosperity. Ever since I was a young child I felt the need to help people. People often say "be the change you want to see in the world" and I am here to do exactly that.

I began writing at a young age, starting with poetry that doesn't rhyme and short stories about my experience with society. I have always enjoyed writing as a cathartic experience to attempt to relate to the world that can be confusing or frustrating at times, though recently I have found that I enjoy writing in many different forms. As a person who writes in machine languages in addition to human languages I have often sought to write stories that combine the these two worlds. 

Life can be expensive. And while I have a definitive need to make an income that can pay my bills, I don't want to feel like all I am doing is making money with a job to pay said bills.

I believe in an open source lifestyle. I believe in collaboration and the sharing of ideas to further all of our best interests. I believe in a world where we can give away our ideas and support those ideas to help one another. Ultimately, my goal is to find a way to support my desire to help others without having a monetary value placed on my work.

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Tiers
Lurker
$1 or more per month 0 patrons

Check me out!

Get a patron-only perspective on my work where I will blog about my process and give updates on my work.

Early Adopter
$3 or more per month 0 patrons

Buy me a beer!


I'll mention you in the upcoming changelog of work as being a very helpful and rad person.

Contributor
$10 or more per month 0 of 30 patrons

Let's write some stuff!


We can collaborate on any of the open source projects I'm working on together. Pitch ideas to work on things together or bring me in on what you're hacking away on!

Beneficiary
$100 or more per month 0 of 5 patrons

Keep the lights on!


Join me for a twice monthly Q & A or live streams where you can be involved in whatever projects I am bringing to the table and be able to give your input on my work.

Client
$500 or more per month 0 of 10 patrons

I will write you something!


Everything I write comes with an accompanying website to showcase the work. At this level you get to suggest a topic or idea for a writing, whether it be a poem or short story or a website, and I will deliver that website to you within my regular work schedule.