I had a strange, anxiety-ridden relationship with Easter this year, and I feel like I am maybe only now starting to sort out why I couldn’t jut embrace it as a fun, egg-and-candy-filled holiday. 1,122 more words
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I always thought of stories as records, as ways of remembering our lives. And I thought it was our duty to tell them, a way to keep ourselves alive and thriving. 1,453 more words
Let’s kick this column off with a rhetorical question. Why did Final Fantasy XIV and WildStar both tie character classes to iconic weapons?
You could say it’s for ease of itemization, or for transparency in play, but I think the real reason is much simpler: weapons say something. 1,118 more words
I’m starting to write a little bit everyday, and I’m using writing prompts from others and from myself to improve my writing and storytelling skills. When an idea pops in my head, I try to write a short blurb about it before the idea dissipates, so this blog will be where I keep track of my very short stories. 270 more words