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14 Years

Even with periods of extreme inconsistency that still feels like a serious accomplishment. The main thing that comes to mind older is my friendship with one of my best friends, that’s 16 years and...

Big Stories, Little Moments

Big Stories, Little Moments

When I think about stories to write, it is easy to think of the big stories. People with destinies. Even when I think of people on the verge of death I imagine them getting...

Speculative Fiction

Speculative Fiction

The first few times I heard the term speculative fiction I was skeptical to say the least. There is some variance in the definition as Marek Oziewicz puts it, “The term ‘speculative fiction’ has...

The Priority of Having Priorities

I have always strangely disliked the question of “what is your priority?” and in a similar vein the advice “make it a priority”. I’ve always felt that the idea of having priorities was more...

Pansexual Visibility Day

I don’t really pass as monogamous so much anymore but I definitely still pass as heterosexual. The clever little pansexual pride d20 die pin in the photo is from a Kickstarter by the talented...

My Birthday #34

34 is a pretty arbitrary number. The past few years I find myself often forgetting my age and having to calculate. I actually logged into a site that listed my age and went… why...