about crux

crux-00011: $SRC/ABOUT.crux


The crux project

    crux n., pl. cruxes or cruces. 1. A crucial or vital moment;
    critical point. 2. The basic or essential thing. 3. A puzzling
    problem.  

    (excerpted from - The American heritage dictionary of the english
    language (1981, ed. William Morris))

I need to make good on various informal low-stakes bets, so to
speak. This is crux.

It'd be nice at this juncture to say something like Crux will be a
kind of platform for versioned content management and social
networking with distributed and decentralized governance but none of
those kind of terms are quite right. Words fail me.

Story writers have a maxim: "Show, don't tell."

Crux to follow...