I Watched the Star Wars Prequels So You Don’t Have To

This is not the prescient political fairytale you’re looking for.

I hadn’t re-watched the Star Wars prequels since their theatrical releases, and while I definitely remember having problems with them when I was younger, I still recalled feeling some fondness towards them. Now that liberty is dying with thunderous applause, could this be the perfect time for a revisit? Read more.

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The Lifespring Dodecagy

A Jupiter Ascending Fan Novel Series

I know I’ve been saying forever that there needs to be a twelve part sci-fi novel series dedicated to the extended universe of Jupiter Ascending, so now I’m here to give it to you. Read more.


UberEATS Compromises

You Can't Always Get What You Want

When a specific craving hits and there’s no real way to scratch that itch, what are you going to do? Sometimes we’ve just got to compromise and take what we can get. Read more.


While we’re at it…

Why stop at tax returns? Here are some other things we want to see.

The American People deserve to know what the president is hiding. And while we’re at it, we want some good dirt on his whole administration. Read more.

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A Legislative Agenda for the Senate in This Dystopia

What To Worry About Next

Some horrifying portents to look forward to in the next few years. Read more.


Diverse Books on My Metaphorical Bookshelf

(In Case Your TBR List Is Looking a Bit Empty)

For 2017, my goal is to read more diversely. Hopefully this list (in no particular order) will motivate you to broaden your reading horizons, too! Read more.

#ideas, #rando

The Avant-Garde of Women’s Cycling

Inside the techniques of modern velo-witches.

I sat down with Yulia Chernykh, a professional cyclist for the Kalashnikov-Polonium-210 team who also happens to be a witch, for a rare interview at a cafe. Read more.

#feels, #ideas

Ask Persephone: Get a raise, embrace your flaws, and hex your enemies

The Queen of the Dead helps you live your best life

Three mortals petition Persephone for advice on negotiating salaries, getting comfortable in their relationships, and filling their pomegranates with the blood of their enemies. Read more.

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Afternoon Snack

The Hamilton Mixtape, identity politics, vulval horror & more

Everything in the world is still terrible, but here are a few links and articles to chew on. Read more.

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7 Feelings I Need Words For

More and more in my life, I find that certain feelings and moments that I know cannot possibly be unique only to me are missing specific descriptors. Read more.