I’ve been ‘writing’ this fantasy story that takes place in a medieval fantasy setting, only Medieval Japan instead of Medieval Europe. And more like Early Modern then Medieval but whatever. Continue reading
It’s been a long week full of being at an organizational development conference, so today I’m going to talk about Dragon Age 2. Which is a video game. Continue reading
April was, rather unexpectedly, Camp National Novel Writing Month!
Okay, it wasn’t actually unexpected. I just forgot I’d agreed to do it. On April 1st I read my sweet awesome hard-core endurance life-liver friend’s blog post and realized I was writing 50,000 words. Starting right then.
Oops guys. Continue reading
Separation of church and state. It’s cool because it keeps the church out of the state. But it’s also cool because it keeps the state out of the church.
I was thinking about this because I was learning about Buddhism in Tokugawa Japan (1603-1868). Continue reading
I read this book called ‘The Strangler Vine’ by M.J. Carter Now, the book is whatever. Continue reading
I hadn’t realized that my need for affirmation, the need to be respected and loved, was so strong. It’s always felt like the wishy-washy teenager-in-a-bad-movie motive. I can understand why I feel that way. There’s a lot in my culture about being independent, about not caring about what other people think about you, and about, I guess, how there is this basic arrogance that all stable people have which allows them to not need love or approval. And how that’s good. Continue reading