Let Me Go: A Frozen Parody

| Thursday, May 1st, 2014, 22:45:42

I agree that Severus Snape is a complex character. I agree that he spied for the Light side and was instrumentally helpful. I have never agreed with many of his other actions; on the whole I think Snape is someone who did the right thing out of obligation, not because it was in his nature […]

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 […]

My History with How To Think Sideways

| Friday, March 7th, 2014, 18:45:40

In 2012, I was introduced to Holly Lisle. At that time, she offered a couple of big courses and several smaller ones. I elected to sign up for one of her big courses and… I think I seriously underestimated the depth of the course. Seeing that a lesson will be delivered weekly for about six […]

Breaktime is over!

| Thursday, February 6th, 2014, 13:00:18

Battling depression… is no fun. It is very much a 'why bother?' period for me, and I dislike that. What have I been doing lately? I've got a backlog of video games, and having completed my Final Fantasy X Penance attempt successfully, (although beating Penance took several tries), I moved onto Final Fantasy XII. That's […]