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My Pseudonym

Yes, Beck Descartes is a pseudonym. Kind of obvious, isn’t it?

Here’s why I chose it:

Beck—was the main character in my most recent fictional narrative. 102 more words

Teenager

Why I'm writing under a pen name

The above photo is a modification of this work

If you read Freakonomics back in the day (because 2005 was ten years ago and at the threshold for being considered “back in the day”), you’ll remember there was a chapter on nominative determinism–that is (quoting Wikipedia), “the theory that a person’s name can have a significant role in determining key aspects of job, profession, or even character.” The study focused mainly on racial and socioeconomic factors, but at an aggregate level, it succeeded in highlighting the importance of a person’s name. 814 more words

Writing

Life Changes Yet Again

I’m going to be full-time gainfully employed again with my current employer. They offered, and I have decided to accept. Which is great in lots of ways. 757 more words

Creativity

KOTR: The Dark Ages event review by Kray Shendo

Hey! Do you like surreal battle rap events? WELL HAVE ALL THE SURREAL BATTLE EVENTS IN THE WOOOOOOOOOOOORRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRLD!

My name is Kray Shendo and, on the 16th of May, in God’s great city of Blackburn, the Dark Ages returned for one last time to wreak havoc on the souls of men. 844 more words

Events

How to Claim a Pen Name at Author Central

AUTHOR CENTRAL PEN NAME

Do you write under a pseudonym?

Do you write under a pen name in addition to your own name?

Do you write under multiple pseudonyms? 316 more words

Author Central

Who am I?

I am a woman.

I do not identify as straight.

I am a music lover, a chocoholic!

I am a student midwife, a feminist.

I am a lover. 23 more words

Feminism