Writing Perspective: Tokenism

| Friday, May 16th, 2014, 01:15:17

I quite like my writing perspective posts; it helps me to crystalise my thoughts on various topics. Hopefully others will join in discussion. If you haven't guessed, there's another one coming up right now. I've been thinking about this post for a while now, ever since I saw a forum post from a writer I […]

Writing Perspective: #banbossy

| Tuesday, April 15th, 2014, 02:30:04

So now there's a move to ban "bossy" with its own Twitter hashtag. To quote the site, "when a little boy asserts himself, he's called a 'leader.' Yet when a little girl does the same, she risks being branded 'bossy.'" If I'm honest, that this campaign exists makes me sad. The campaign is not going […]

PC and Writing

| Friday, April 4th, 2014, 12:15:16

Last year, KD Sarge made a post on "political correctness". I wrote a comment for the post and it turned into a blog post, which I am now finally sorting out and posting. After consideration, I agree: "political correctness" is not about respect, it is about not offending The Man. I'm of the opinion that […]

#WANAFriday: My Life As A Movie

| Friday, September 27th, 2013, 00:30:25

I came up with this weeks' topic, therefore, I feel obligated to make a post discussing it. Perhaps my topic of your life as a movie is a little 'done', but in my experience, a lot of people will say: Bruce Willis plays me, Shannon Elizabeth plays my daughter and so on… and that's not […]

Blogging Resolve and Decisions

| Thursday, September 12th, 2013, 00:30:16

I have tried various blogs over my years, and all of them ended up dying. I'm not exactly sure why; probably not just one reason. Lack of time, not sure what to blog about, perhaps even lack of knowing anyone really cared. I will be honest: there's not much reason for anyone to visit my […]