Monthly Archives: November 2015

On being disliked

Originally posted on tea philosophy wonder:
If you live for people’s acceptance, you will die from their rejection – Lecrae I noticed it last week. On a Thursday morning in the office. It was unmistakable. There was a shift, a chill. The chatter in the tea room quietened at my approach and colleagues averted their…

On “Music! Kisses! Life! Champagne and Joy!” and How Refusing to Be “United” Makes Us Stronger

Originally posted on Everybody's Talking at Once:
This is mostly a site about videogames—moreso now than when it started—but stick with me for a moment, because this is important. Last night, terrorists attacked the city of Paris, killing at least 127 people. The rest of the details are still coming out. We don’t know…

Being Fiction, Instead of Writing It

Originally posted on The Green Study:
Over the last few years, I’ve written blog post after blog post about making changes with a mind towards writing. I quit paid work. I quit volunteering. I set up my study, surrounded by books, many of them about writing. I am supported by the people in my life.…