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Ladies Murder Club, Part 1

October 24, 2017
Ladies Murder Club

Subject: Edmund Kemper, the Co-ed Killer I have always been the kind of woman who was going to join a book club in her 30s. Same as being a cat lady, same as being a bit of an old maid, …read more

Trial by Fire

October 15, 2017
Practical Invisibility

Someone got me writing again. Someone got me writing Scurvytown again, which is even better. I wrote more words for personal interest than I have written in far too long. Everything in between a tangled mess, between ruin and pain …read more

Fixed Point in Time

April 13, 2017
Practical Invisibility

At some point in time, I intend to reboot Scurvytown. But I have been saying this for far too long. I have half written episodes, at least half a dozen of them. There’s story notes, outlines, plotlines, ideas for the …read more

Magic Taverns That Don’t Exist

December 29, 2016
Practical Invisibility

I would like to think that I am somewhat of a podcast junkie. I’ll subscribe to a bunch of new ones every so often on iTunes, and then listen a few times to see if I find something worthwhile there. …read more

Can’t Move My Eyebrows

October 7, 2016
Practical Invisibility

As I begin this post, I think about the weird spambot messages it is sure to field. The summer was hot and kinda of disgusting. There’s a musty smell of damp basement whenever the air conditioner kicks on, and between …read more

Update for 2016

April 30, 2016
Practical Invisibility

It’s been awhile since I made a post, because clearly I suck. I’ll spare the excuses, because it’s a little exhausting just thinking of how much shit I try to pile into a single week. #humblebrag I have been working …read more


September 27, 2015

A recurring theme in my art is “overcoming my own gravity.” It’s probably the reason I enjoy writing space fiction so much. The dual meaning of it hits all the right notes in my head. Writing-wise, things have been a …read more

Where’s your joy?

March 26, 2015
Practical Invisibility

There was a fire drill or an unexpected fire alarm at work on Tuesday morning. I finished up the thing I was doing, grabbed my coat, and headed outside with the rest of the building. When I got outside, it …read more

52 Weeks

March 8, 2015

52 weeks is a lot of writing. I think I want to qualify that with an “especially,” even though it doesn’t need to be done. I know from a lot of writing. I did NaNoWriMo for 10 years until it …read more


February 28, 2015
Practical Invisibility

I moved almost a month ago. Unpacking came in bursts on the weekends, until almost an entire week of snow days happened and there was plenty of time to get more organized. Migraines have escalated, to a point I had …read more