As you might have noticed I’ve been away for a while (again). Life got crazy on just about every front imaginable and trying to make time to write started bringing more stress than joy. So I decided to take six months away from writing and see what happened. I wasn’t even 100% sure I’d come back. Spoiler: Here I am.
A crazy thing happened last week. Out of nowhere I received an email from a complete stranger saying they had stumbled across my blog. Not this one, but a previous incarnation of it that was still floating around the internet. She had apparently enjoyed some of my writing and asked if I would like to […]
About this time last year I looked at the calendar and I realized I only had about six months to get in shape for my wedding. I promptly panicked. Six months wasn’t that much time and I, um, had some work to do. So I did two things. I all but completely cut out beer […]
It’s taken me days to figure out how to talk about Annihilation. Alex Garland’s sci-fi follow-up to his 2015 Ex Machina left me reeling even hours after I left the theater. It’s been a long time since a movie has done that to me. I’ve come to the conclusion that this is a movie best discussed […]
An in-depth review of Altered Carbon that followed a nearly-straight through viewing session of Netflix’s latest sci-fi noir series.