A Dog Named Marvel Shows: A Very Lovely Allegory

TV Fan is at Netflix Park. A beautiful, happy dog runs up and begins licking TV Fan. TV Fan: “Aww what a great dog! Let’s play, boy!” They play for a good solid hour. TV Fan: “You might be the goodest good boy I’ve ever met and I love you.” The dogs owner suddenly appears. …

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The Story Remix Matrix

I like to make "devices" for use in creative pursuits. What I mean by "device" is a tool of some sort that smoothes the creative process or provides inspiration, sort of an automation process. I do this with a lot of things: music making, games, and also writing. Today I want to share one of …

Book Report: Summer Knight by Jim Butcher

NOTE: if I'm writing about a book I've read, assume there will be spoilers.   I've been reading The Dresden Files recently and, unsurprisingly, thoroughly enjoy it. Harry Dresden has that exact right mixture of salty wit, Indiana Jones-like incompetent competence, soft heart, and thoroughly frustrating tendency to do the exact wrong thing at the …