Mal Hancock

Bot Enthusiast

Eugene, OR

About Me

I am a Pythonista actively developing a chat-bot framework. I love bots, and combine that with my love of making interesting visual art.

Volunteer administrator for and creator of

I have almost 10 years of experience in tech, doing everything from consumer-level technical support to site reliability for major enterprise platforms. Currently looking for new roles.


Pinhook: A pluggable IRC Bot framework in Python

boldly (Twitter): Bot that creates stunning typographical art by overlaying a random word in a strong format over images

corrupt_memories (Twitter): Bot that glitches random images and overlays generated text built from cyberpunk novels

Cistern: Command line tool to download torrents from RSS feeds