It is not nostalgia, it's History.
When a project starts, I don’t care about having a sound and complete architecture. What I do care about is having a reasonable strategy for dealing with architecture decisions.
Recently a friend discovered this blog. She asked me why do I write so much about Expressive Design. I will try to give some overview of the topic and link to the many articles in this blog about specific points.
Using mocks and interactions as drivers for test cases you away from good specifications; always keep in mind that we should only bother about what, not how
I’m just too tired of how our industry just does not get the difference between Domain-Driven Design and Object-Orientation.