Life The Important Thing... Deryck Hodge I run this site. Otherwise, a software developer, working remotely from AL. I write about software dev, comics, art, gaming, movies, books, my family, and all things nerdy. More posts by Deryck Hodge. Deryck Hodge 5 Jan 2015 • 1 min read gailsimone: …is not perfection. It’s not beating others, it’s not acclaim, it’s not proving doubters wrong. The important thing is to try. Here, here! Well said.