About the Author

Ryan Thompson is an analytical thinker and Managed I.T. Support business owner based in Oregon and Hawaii. He’s a well-traveled adventurer who has explored diverse cultures and landscapes across the globe. With a deep passion for economics, liberty, and technological advancement, Ryan has been a prolific blogger for many years. His intellectual idols range from business magnates like Elon Musk and Steve Wozniak to historical figures such as Frederick Douglass and Marcus Garvey.

“In the words of Marcus Garvey, ‘With confidence, you have won before you have started.’ This mantra encapsulates the ethos that Ryan Thompson brings to his life, his business, and his writing.”

Latest Release: “This Ragged Life Renewed by Ryan Thompson”


From the kaleidoscopic terrains of Oregon and Hawaii to the intricate webs of the global tech industry, “This Ragged Life Renewed” is a compelling autobiography that chronicles Ryan Thompson’s riveting journey. The book is a testament to resilience, intellectual curiosity, and an unyielding commitment to personal growth.

Key Chapters

  • The Humble Beginnings
  • Ideals and Ideologues
  • The Alchemy of Code and Capital
  • Words as Weapons
  • Global Coordinates
  • A Friend of the Who?
  • Then Came a Light
  • The Moral Compass
  • Changes in Latitude, Changes in Attitude

“Frederick Douglass once said, ‘If there is no struggle, there is no progress.’ In this autobiography, each chapter captures a unique struggle, challenge, or insight, crafting a tapestry of a life in perpetual renewal.”

Other Works

Ryan has also written extensively in blog form on topics ranging from economic systems and individual liberty to the latest advancements in technology. His writing style strikes a balance between intellectual rigor and relatable anecdotes, making complex topics accessible to a broad audience.

What’s Next?

Ryan is currently working on a series of essays delving into the intersections of technology, society, and individual liberties. He continues to manage his I.T. business while finding time to contribute to scholarly debates and community conversations about the future of technology and its impact on society.

“Ian McKaye said, ‘Find something you’re passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.’ Ryan embodies this wisdom, whether he’s diving deep into data analytics for his I.T. company or exploring the intricacies of economic theory.”

Connect with Ryan

For speaking engagements, interviews, or other professional inquiries, please contact ryan@slu2.com

“The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.” – Malcolm X

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