hello, World

If you’ve done any level of computer programming, the very first application you write displays the universal greeting, “Hello, World.”

This initial foray into the language’s syntax is an exercise to ensure the computer is compiling your code correctly. It’s also a shout-out to all who are fortunate to behold to say, “Hello, World. I’ve arrived, and I’m about to do something awesome. Watch me.”

You may know me as a writer of words, but I’m also a computer programmer by trade. I work for a healthcare system writing web apps similar to websites but a bit more advanced in utility and…



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