Dungeons and Distress #1: Dragonborn This Way

Greetings, dear reader! I recently started playing Dungeons and Dragons virtually with some friends – our party currently includes Kevin Cook, Thom Alman, and our DM Sarah of Sunken Treasures Games – and thought to myself “why don’t I document the experience in the form of an autobiographical account of each day, from the perspectiveContinue reading “Dungeons and Distress #1: Dragonborn This Way”

This Land is…Honestly, Neither of Ours

Hello everyone! Before we do anything, I would like to acknowledge that I am writing this blog while residing on the unceded and traditional land of the first people of Seattle: the Duwamish, Stillaguamish, and Muckleshoot Peoples past and present, and honor with gratitude the land itself and their respective Tribes. Just a heads upContinue reading “This Land is…Honestly, Neither of Ours”

Comic Relief: Preacher

Hello! Welcome to the space on the internet where Carl Randers, Jack Stevens, and I get together and discuss a comic that we recently read. I like to call it ‘Comic Relief‘! Last time, we gushed about our enjoyment of All-New Captain America Vol. 1: Hydra Ascendant, written by Rick Remender with art by Stuart Immonen and this timeContinue reading “Comic Relief: Preacher”

Comic Relief: All-New Captain America

Hello! Welcome to the space on the internet where Carl Randers, Jack Stevens, and I get together and discuss a comic that we recently read. I like to call it ‘Comic Relief‘! Last time, we gushed about our enjoyment of Youth Season One and this time we’re discussing All-New Captain America Vol. 1: Hydra Ascendant, written by Rick Remender with artContinue reading “Comic Relief: All-New Captain America”

Pokemon GO-ing for a Stroll Down Memory Lane

Five years ago, I was living in a studio apartment in downtown Bellingham, WA. It had had a long hallway that went from the front door to the living quarters. This hallway took up a great deal of space but was virtually useless because it wasn’t big enough to house any furniture, aside from myContinue reading “Pokemon GO-ing for a Stroll Down Memory Lane”

Comic Relief: ‘Youth Season One’

Hello! Welcome to the space on the internet where Carl Randers, Jack Stevens, and I get together and discuss a comic that we recently read. I like to call it ‘Comic Relief‘! Last time, we gushed about our enjoyment of  Astonishing X-Men, Vol 1 – Gifted and this time we’re discussing ‘Youth Season One‘, written by Curt PiresContinue reading “Comic Relief: ‘Youth Season One’”

Comic Relief: ‘Astonishing X-Men, Vol 1 – Gifted’

Hello! Welcome to the space on the internet where Carl Randers, Jack Stevens, and I get together and discuss a comic that we recently read. I like to call it ‘Comic Relief‘! Last time, we chatted about our general distaste for Teen Titans (2016) Vol 1: Damian Knows Best, so I am excited to tell you thatContinue reading “Comic Relief: ‘Astonishing X-Men, Vol 1 – Gifted’”

Food Insecurities

Food equity and nutrition are always hot topics in the cultural conversation and there’s constantly conflict regarding food deserts and the lack of access to fresh and nutritious foods, especially now that most of us occupy the social media space. I constantly see toxic, and inaccurate, representations of food costs, nutrition density, and the supremacistContinue reading “Food Insecurities”

Comic Relief: ‘Teen Titans (2016), Vol 1: Damian Knows Best’

Alright folks, we’re back with another edition of ‘COMIC RELIEF’ the place where Carl Randers, Jack Stevens, and I get together and discuss some bits of nerd-dom with all of you. In the last (inaugural) edition – if you missed it, we discussed ‘Kingdom Come’ by Mark Waid and Alex Ross, and you can checkContinue reading “Comic Relief: ‘Teen Titans (2016), Vol 1: Damian Knows Best’”