Pain, Strength, and Growing Up
Hurting your back in middle age hurts more than your back. But in the end, there's growth in pain. Or something, I dunno. Whatever, just read this ok
Hurting your back in middle age hurts more than your back. But in the end, there’s growth in pain. Or something, I dunno. Whatever, just read this ok
The Tetris Effect Effect
Tetris Effect made me cry, in the best way possible.
How To Deal With The Paradoxically Ignorant
You can't win their game, because the rules are dumb. So make your own.
You can’t win their game, because the rules are dumb. So make your own.
Why Bother? (Pt. 2)
Even after a few weeks of ruminating on it, I'm still asking that question -- but this time, about trying to reach people. And also, a return to daily blogging?
As a reformed shithead, I constantly feel pushed to try to awaken other shitheads to the reality that there’s a better way to be. And as a reformed shithead, I have to constantly remind myself just how useless that was when my head was fully up my own ass. I couldn’t hear anyone while I […]
There's not a day that goes by when I don't ask myself this question. Here is my attempt to answer that question, both for myself and for you.
Six months ago, I quit a perfectly decent well-paying job at one of the “Big Four” firms in America to write cyberpunk fiction novels. And there’s not a day that goes by where I don’t ask myself “Why do I even fucking bother?” This morning, I decided to try to figure that out, because honestly, […]
Our Infinite Play Trigger List
It used to be only the smells of Autumn could tell me how to feel... Now, Deep Learning meets deep emotions on the daily and it's weird.
It used to be only the smells of Autumn could tell me how to feel… Now, Deep Learning meets deep emotions on the daily and it’s weird.
An Open Letter To The ComicsGate Guys
More specifically, to the ones who can't understand that what they are doing is only hurting themselves, and are open to learning another way to be a "real fan."
More specifically, to the ones who can’t understand that what they are doing is only hurting themselves, and are open to learning another way to be a “real fan.”
Marlowe Kana Volume 4 Manuscript is Done...
And boy, do I have a lot of feelings.
“How do you feel?” I think it’s instinctual for people to ask that question when you tell them you’ve just finished a big project. And I’ve been asked it a dozen or so times since I put the last period on the last sentence of the Marlowe Kana Volume 4 manuscript. And in every single […]
I'm Not Content With Just Making #Content
I don't want to make stuff that hangs out in the background. I want to make things people actually care about. But who's going to read it? And where?
Come for the #Content and GIFs, stay for the rambling
That Weird Moment When You Realize What You Must Do
And resolve to do it. `
Hi. I’m Joe, and I’m trying. With any luck and a shitton of resolve, I’ll end up doing.