Work Out Loud: July 25-29—Come Share What You’re Working on This Week! 🦫

Hi all, happy Monday! :wave: I hope y’all are having a wonderful week so far.

This Week’s Featured Tweet:

The schedule for the 2022 DrupalCamp Colorado (taking place in person and virtually via Hopin August 6-7) is live! Check it out. During the camp, there will be a few Hero sessions you can attend! On August 6, AmyJune Hineline (@volkswagenchick) will be presenting two sessions, “Finding a Niche in Open Source Contributions” and “Captchas and Other Gotchas: Make Sure Your Secure Website is Accessible.” On August 7, AmyJune will be leading the “Issue Queue Triage - A Pragmatic Guide to Finding an Issue to Work on” talk, and then, Mark Casias (@markie) is speaking on “Component Theme Development.” Are you leading a talk at DrupalCamp Colorado? Let us know!

Now, let’s get right to it! For those of you who are new here: Work Out Loud is a weekly opportunity to share what we’re working on, who we’re meeting with, and what we’re doing in our free time. There are no rules here—share whatever you’d like!

Welcome New Members!
Welcome to our newest community members: @kuroit, @nick.faulkner, @ben, @danbarron, @dmason, @mflores-utexas, and @datawench. We’re so excited to have you here! You’re cordially invited to participate in our Work Out Loud thread, this week and every week. :grinning: Let us know where in the world you are! :world_map:

This Week, I Am…
:trophy: Collaborating with our Social Team on a promotional campaign for our Heroes program! ICYMI: Check out our new Heroes website at (and updated community website at

:zap: Continuing to prepare for our 2022 Lightning Awards, which includes coming up with criteria for our award categories and finalizing our program plan and timeline. Stay tuned for more info on this year’s awards!

What I am Most Excited About…
:luggage: I’m looking forward to some of my upcoming travels, including a trip to Virginia Beach (where I’m originally from) later this week. It’ll be nice to catch some sun and enjoy the summer weather! Do you have any exciting travel plans coming up? Feel free to share them in the comments below!

Your turn! See below for a few questions to get you started, and feel free to share as little or as much as you’d like. :point_down:

  • What are you working on this week?
  • Do you have any recent big wins you want to share?
  • What are you learning and/or reading right now?
  • Is there anything our community can help you with?

This week, I’m nominating @fortafy, @girlgeek, @kenc, @gunturhakim, and @SJaxon (but really, anyone can participate!) to share! Feel free to chime in by clicking “Reply” below, and then, nominate others. :open_hands: