If you've read anything of mine, it's probably this article about coding culture, how it feels to learn code as a newcomer or outsider, and what kind of mindset is needed to get through the inevitable difficulties. It was informed by my own experience, but also by teaching new coders through Dames Making Games and observing where they tend to slip up and what kinds of beliefs are holding them back.
If you're at all interested in opera, you might enjoy my opera blog, All Time Coloratura.
Do you need someone to give a talk to your class or round out your conference panel? I'm an experienced speaker on topics such as women in tech/games, building active and engaged tech communities, and introductions to programming and game development. Here are a few places I've spoken:
You can read about my and Jennie Faber's work with Dames Making Games in these news articles: