Voices of the Dead: Terry Pratchett

To me, it’s always a little strange to hear or see recordings of someone who I’ve loved, admired, or been a fan of after they’ve died. In some ways I’m grateful. Preserving the way they talk, and move, and interact … Continue reading


This is the first time I’ve been across the Rockies (or indeed west of the Mississippi) in over 20 years. I’d forgotten how much I love the West. Many of my favorite childhood memories (and not a few dark ones) … Continue reading

Some Parenting Thoughts

This is some stuff I posted on Tumblr first, but I felt it also deserved to go here too. Besides, I haven’t posted on here in ages, and I’m hoping to change that. Walking the very fine and moveable line … Continue reading

Junior Assistant Editoring and Other Random Stuff

So, my official title at Vitality Magazine is Junior Assistant Editor, which basically means I read slush and help with social media/marketing right now. (Incidentally, in order for me to keep doing that stuff, our Kickstarter for Issue 2 has … Continue reading

Liking Problematic Things or The One Where I Can’t Stop Watching ‘Friends’

I’m a child of the ’90s and early ’00s, so the sitcom Friends is very much a part of my frame of pop-culture reference. I watched the reruns as a kid on tv, and it was a part of my child-hood … Continue reading

Happy National Coming Out Day!

Well look at that, a new month that I haven’t blogged during, yet again. >_< But, today is National Coming Out Day, so I thought it would be a good day to talk about a few things I’ve been thinking … Continue reading

Magic Writing Notebook(tm)

Every writer has one. Every one is different. I wrote before about my Magic Writing Notebook(tm) but it occurs to me that some people might be interested in a more in-depth description of what is in it. The notebook itself … Continue reading