Various published and unpublished articles that I've written. If you wish to reproduce these anyplace, please feel free; all that I ask is that you give credit and a link—and let me know!
Posted: 2012-05-03 12:52:42
A report of the Thursday pre-con setup day before Penguicon 2012. The first of what is likely to be four reports (get it, one per day…see what I did there?)
Posted: 2011-12-05 10:00:04
Two weeks ago, I found myself shaking with outrage at the treatment a handful of peacefully assembling students received at the hands of a bunch of police. Basically, I was naïve and did exactly what the media was trying to persuade me to do; mindlessly bleat. New video evidence suggests that I might not have been
Posted: 2011-09-10 00:14:59
The why's and how's of my blournal's transition to a comment-free place.
Posted: 2011-07-09 14:44:22
I introduce a new argument-bingo board and discuss the misuse of privilege in the newest Internet argument.
Posted: 2011-02-18 18:19:48
A brief explanation regarding my resignation as head of marketing for Chicon 7 (the 2012 WorldCon).
Posted: 2011-01-12 22:10:38
A list of the panels I'll be participating in at Capricon 31 in February of 2011.
Posted: 2010-12-08 11:26:35
An open response to people who pat themselves on the back for not owning televisions, radios, or other conveyances of pop culture.
Posted: 2010-11-15 16:23:49
A report of my experiences at WindyCon 37.
Posted: 2010-11-03 10:18:11
Documentation of a little experiment, of sorts, in which I grow my hair out for 365 straight days.
Posted: 2010-10-22 08:39:05
A little rant about immigration, racism, and jingoism as inspired by a response to Elizabeth Moon's racist screed.
Posted: 2010-10-13 15:03:33
My take on how Conclave 2010 went, how the Dorsai Irregulars did an amazing about face, and my thoughts on how to repair a dying convention.
Posted: 2010-06-24 15:56:14
My summer plans for 2010: what's happening, what's hip, and what I made time for.
Posted: 2010-05-11 06:12:39
Some notes about Penguicon 2010. It is sort of like an actual review, if you had no idea what an actual review looked like.
Posted: 2010-04-09 17:40:06
My response to someone those who feel the need to abuse people who give of themselves for free
Posted: 2010-01-30 22:40:58
The launch of a project to stop sexual harassment at local conventions.
Posted: 2009-12-31 10:39:33
Reminiscing about this last year with nary a mention of it as the close to a decade. Aside from the one I just did there, that is.
Posted: 2009-12-29 22:04:27
I dissect a sexist remark made by a feminist I respect (then I wait to get attacked for my insolence by her fans...)
Posted: 2009-10-19 15:49:00
Musings on life after seven years free from drugs and alcohol.
Posted: 2009-05-18 20:03:00
Part 4 in a series in which I dissect the not-particularly-charity-like activity of local charity Gamers Outreach Foundation. See also parts 1
, and 3
Posted: 2009-05-14 13:28:00
Part 3 in a series in which I dissect the not-particularly-charity-like activity of local charity Gamers Outreach Foundation. See also parts 1
, and 4
Posted: 2009-05-11 23:01:00
Part 2 in a series in which I dissect the not-particularly-charity-like activity of local charity Gamers Outreach Foundation. See also parts 1
, and 4
Posted: 2009-05-10 14:48:00
I dissect the not-particularly-charity-like activity of local charity Gamers Outreach Foundation. See also parts 2
, and 4
Posted: 2009-03-22 13:13:00
Some thoughts on my place in the universe, and other mewling navel gazing.
Posted: 2009-01-02 15:49:00
My review of 2008 in numbers, blog posts, and general sarcasm. I wouldn't do it any other way!
Posted: 2008-11-30 19:14:52
My mildly mushy movie review of "Zack and Miri Make a Porno"
Posted: 2008-09-15 00:00:00
Review of the October/November 2008 double issue of the magazine.
Posted: 2008-09-11 09:11:00
On the anniversary of September 11th, how are we doing as a nation?
Posted: 2008-04-22 00:00:00
About the ways feminists employ slut shaming to further their own goals, sometimes.
Posted: 2008-03-26 00:00:00
A response to a severely misguided sexist manifesto in which I felt the need to defend feminism.
Posted: 2008-02-21 19:12:00
My thoughts on War-Line's practice of posting photographs of porn store customers on its website.
Posted: 2007-10-27 18:18:00
A brief review of Verses' show at the Coffee Exchange on Oct 26th.
Posted: 2007-07-09 00:00:00
Posted: 2006-07-07 00:00:00
Some thoughts related to addiction prompted by an episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.