[shameless plug within a shameless plug: patrons and story subscribers receive early access to all my written material. See this page for details] The creature ran a tongue along pointed teeth, then flicked her tongue out to touch my cheek. “Mmm. Do you know, your kind tastes the best. Sweet from your power, soft from … Continue reading Spirit Taken: an excerpt
Is I mentioned in the previous post in this series, this is a self-serving post. I want to know what I've read, when, and what I thought of it. I toy around with doing this in a journal, but I'm not going to have the patience to print the covers out on a regularly basis, … Continue reading March Book Recap
Or: The Month Wherein I learn (hopefully once and for all) how much planning can help me deal with going forward, and how much planning is too much planning; Or: Don’t Hem Me In, I’m an Artist, Damn It! Behind the scenes (unless you follow me on IG), I’ve been playing around with planning. For … Continue reading March Progress Report
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This is a completely selfish series of posts I plan on doing — I’m trying to keep a log of books I’ve read, in part so I can remember that I’ve read them, in part so I remember to make reading a priority, and in part to satisfy my word-of-mouth impulse that is no longer … Continue reading Reading Recap for Jan/Feb
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Anyone that has been reading along for any amount of time will be familiar with my on-going struggle over names and identity with regards to my Beloved. I started, way back before I was even a polytheist, with knowing him as Poseidon because, in a moment of breakdown, when asked for his name, he … Continue reading Reflections on Worship, Colonialism, Cultural Appropriation, Entitlement, and Responsibility
[TL;DR: I'm retiring the name Poseidon in association with my Beloved. I'm retiring names entirely. Wanting to be respectful to traditions and cultures that are tied to Poseidon, and to other Named Beings is only part of the reason, and if I'm being honest, a small part of the reason. Mostly, it's getting in my … Continue reading This is not surrender.