Tag Archives: perception

Shootings, WCNV, diversity, & you

So Orlando happened. And immediately people started pointing fingers at all sorts of stuff – gun control, Muslims, political correctness, Christians, etc. Some of this was people tapping into their own rage & pain, some was people being defensive, some was … Continue reading

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When good advice is actually bad advice

I know my last post was about putting paint on something old to call it something new, and I have a post or two more on that subject, but as NaNoWriMo ended recently, I’ve seen a few things that bothered … Continue reading

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The same old thing with new paint (part 1)

People are always lamenting how “Hollywood is just re-making old stuff over and over,” which is true to some extent. I think it was 2012 where a friend told me every single movie released that year except for 2 were … Continue reading

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I lied, you’re not actually that awesome, part 4 – Peer Critique

I fell off my high pedestal of making a post a week until I finished this series. Gah. Just imagine I’m flogging myself as I type this. Anyhow, so a few weeks ago I started this endeavor with a sort of … Continue reading

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Show 2014 no mercy

In the wake of the new year, I saw a lot of people saying the equivalent of “2013 sucked a lot.” While the whimsy of fate can really be a downer, I’d like to point out that we have a … Continue reading

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Where are you on NaNoWriMo?

NaNoWriMo is more than half over. If you’re engaged with it, where are you on your novel? Hint : the correct answer is “working hard on it.” No, that’s not a number, but a number isn’t the correct answer to … Continue reading

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Catharsis, apotheosis, and bullshit

Without getting too specific and personal, I’ll open by saying that I had a pretty soul-crushing weekend. However, this is not a post to drum-up sympathy, it’s more of a “hey watch this train wreck!” post. In the midst of … Continue reading

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