Category Archives: Blogging

Apologies, Explanations, and Temporary Sign-Off

Trigger warning: pregnancy-related health emergencies Hello all, I’m really, really sorry I dropped off the face of the earth. I didn’t mean to. At first it was just an unfortunate concatenation of events (somebody should organize an F/SF con called … Continue reading

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Problems with commenting

WordPress has pushed out a lot of security updates recently, and one of these appears to have broken our commenting template, hiding the “Submit” button so that none of your comments are coming through. Continue reading

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Selfless Signal-Boosting – International Women’s Day

It’s been too long since I put up a Signal-Boosting thread – so here’s one for collecting links for IWD 2015. I’ve found a few to get you started on recommending someone else’s writings/events! Continue reading

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So we’re back on the internets again

A few minutes well spent by moi on Twitter contacting our webhosting provider finally got them to return Jill’s calls and change our server plan like she wanted weeks ago. Continue reading

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Recommended: Cover-ups, Concern Trolls and Suicide

Important article by Arthur Chu: [Content Note: discusses harassment, family rejection of transgender teens, suicide, trans* erasure, and silencing tactics commonly used to stifle discussion of these matters ] Continue reading

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Selfless Signal-Boosting (November)

Recommend someone else’s writings/events! Use this thread for ICYMI links and anything else you think other readers might find interesting. Continue reading

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Quicklink: The Terrible Sea Lion

Something about this intrusive sea lion seems awfully familiar. Continue reading

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Selfless Signal-Boosting (October)

Recommend someone else’s writings/events! Use this thread for ICYMI links and anything else you think other readers might find interesting. Continue reading

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“You all know me. Know what I do for a living…”

Read that in your best Robert-Shaw-as-Quint-in-Jaws voice, and picture me sitting cynically at the back of the Town Hall meeting, knowing that sooner or later, if the mayor wants that shark dead, he’ll have to come to me–yeah, this metaphor has completely gotten away from me.

But I’m blogging here now. Continue reading

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Selfless Signal-Boosting (September)

Recommend someone else’s writings/events! Use this thread for ICYMI links and anything else you think other readers might find interesting. Continue reading

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Selfless Signal-Boosting (August)

Recommend someone else’s writings/events! Use this thread for ICYMI links and anything else you think other readers might find interesting. Continue reading

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Selfless Signal-Boosting (July)

Recommend someone else’s writings/events! Use this thread for ICYMI links and anything else you think other readers might find interesting. Continue reading

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