I’m Jonathan Baldie, an author and software engineer.


Fiction: Anna’s Evidence

Nonfiction: The 24 Laws of Storytelling · Social Intelligence

I blog on my Substack page, and I post writing craft content on Writing Advice.

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I work as a Principal Software Engineer at Veson Nautical, using PHP, MySQL, Golang, Python, and Snowflake.

From 2015 to 2023 I worked for VesselsValue, until we were acquired by Veson. At VesselsValue I created and maintained the company’s Trade product.


I have a BSc (Hons) in Mathematics from The University of Edinburgh, and an MSc in Mathematics from The Open University.