A lot has been happening! Not that anyone reading this blog would know about it, given my abysmal maintenance of it. Yesterday I was at the Melbourne Writers Festival, taking part in Rookie Day – a space for ladies under 20 to love, learn from, and dance with one another. Festival director Lisa Dempster had […]
Good grief! It’s been about a hundred years since I updated this thing – and unfortunately, my gallant return to this blog doesn’t come in the form of a particularly wistful or insightful analysis on any kind of video game thing. Nah. I kind of just want to update my readers on recent stuff that’s […]
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I’ve been watching the #1reasonwhy hashtag on Twitter with an anxious kind of understanding. Like, part of me wants to jump right in and post a dozen of my own experiences, but I’ve also learned what happens if you say that shit publicly: you’re berated, blamed, dismissed. I’ve been there. But why the fuck should […]
You know, this is – for the most part – strangely accurate. “Police computer-fraud squads” sound like the dreamy technological fantasy of an eighties-era Imaginationland, but we really do have those now! Their officers are probably not as sharply dressed, however. Why did people think, three decades ago, that we would one day revert to […]
So I don’t usually write about non-game stuff, because I don’t typically find it very interesting. But you’ll have seen this god-awful trend by now, and possibly wondered, “what the fuck?” You know the one I’m talking about: all of a sudden, the otherwise well-behaved girls on your Facebook friends list are making lewd status […]