I’ve had a lot of experiences in my life, but none quite match the consistent buzzing feeling of building software. Making complex systems simple. Adding value to people’s lives. Computering isn’t all I do, however. I’m a dad, a partner, and I have a zillion hobbies. Just ask me :)
Stop paying down tech debt and start doing software maintenance. The real term we should all be talking about is maintenance, and it will help you and your team make it as habitual as sprints and retrospectives.