Writing by Gaslight

One of the obstacles I constantly have to overcome with my writing is the obstructive idea that my truth is somehow skewed. Its a pervasive notion that someone else’s recollection of my life and my experiences is more valid than my own, that my feelings are invalid and my experiences ‘didn’t really happen.’ It is incredibly numbing to have openness met with dismissal, disbelief, and accusation.

As I’m sure many people can attest to, it is a mental flinch that is not uncommon, and not solely an internet phenomenon.

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Tuesdays with Morrowind

I feel like I have enough obligatory structure in my weekly social calendar that when I have an honest to god free afternoon, it is time to game.  There is no such thing as not having plans.  There is only Fallout time, and Not Fallout time (replace this with any of the following: Dragon Age, Elder Scrolls, Rockband, probably more I’m forgetting about because backward compatibility is rolling out at the speed of sloth coitus, and I am a busy woman.)

I shudder to incur the wrath of its name based on SEO alone, never mind the Beetlejuice nature of the term, compounded with how fucking lazy it is to just add the word ‘gate’ to the end of a random word to denote some sort of scandal, but here we go…

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Parenthetical Temporal Décor

I would apologize for the unintentional, inexplicable hiatus, but the only people who read this I talk to semi regularly so lets just not. (Also lets not pretend there is an inherent mystery here.  Fallout 4 was released in November.  Go on, solve that puzzle.)

First, can we just all agree that January 2016 is best remembered as a bizarre fever dream? Seriously, what a shit show. I feel like Death went on a bender and took my sanity along with them. Like who the fuck opened a cursed tomb? (Looking at you, white dude archeologists.)

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