Given at GopherFest 2015. This is an updated version of the talk I gave in NYC Nov 14 at GothamGo.
“We need to think about failure differently. Most people think mistakes are a necessary evil. Mistakes aren't a necessary evil, they aren't evil at all. They are an inevitable consequence of doing something new and as such should be seen as valuable. “ - Ed Catmull
As Go is a "new" programming language we are all experimenting and learning how to write better Go. While most presentations focus on the destination, this presentation focuses on the journey of learning Go and the mistakes I personally made while developing Hugo, Cobra, Viper, Afero & Docker.