Hello people of the Interwebs, figured I should at least have an about me in my profile section so here goes.

My name is Michael Zhao, and I graduated with a bachelor’s in Communication from Annenberg at the University of Southern California. These days I am on systems admin with WeWork after a year of interesting changes and being mostly convinced that I am paid to be paranoid.

Fascinated with philosophy, faith, and am usually found unhealthily wired from all the coffee I roast, brew, and drink (let me know if you would like to talk coffee; happy to help…


This is a strange bit to be writing but wanted to get it down on paper as a morbid momento of all that was 2020, now that we are finally nearer to the end.

As one of the remaining system admins at my job due to attrition and several concurrent waves of layoffs at the company I work at, a few things stand out — the resilient brilliance of the people who despite all choose to stay in the ring and the importance of choosing the people you support and your teammates carefully. …


Hello people of the Interwebs, figured I should at least have an about me in my profile section so here goes.

My name is Michael Zhao, and I graduated with a bachelor’s in Communication from Annenberg at the University of Southern California. These days I am on systems admin with WeWork after a year of interesting changes and being mostly convinced that I am paid to be paranoid.

Fascinated with philosophy, faith, and am usually found unhealthily wired from all the coffee I roast, brew, and drink (let me know if you would like to talk coffee; happy to help…

Mic Zhao

Fascinated by all things coffee and deeper conversations

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