Tag Archives: sexism

The state of the male / female divide in the closing weeks of 2017 AD

This morning, one of the administrators of the George Takei bot on Facebook[1] posted this interesting article about what happens when jackasses and the Internet collide. [1] He used to actually post, I’m sure, and was really engaging and clever. … Continue reading

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A different time

I’m still just in the note-making stage but I will probably have to stop kidding myself sometime around next week, and just admit that I’m starting on the next novel, otherwise it sort of makes the word-count thing pointless. Anyway, … Continue reading

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Hold onto your jimmies, I’m about to rustle them

Day 35. 161 pages, 58,131 words. I don’t know if I’ve ever actually talked about Trump, or Republicans, or US politics in any non-general way before on my blog[1]. Clearly it’s been sorely missed and the world can’t live without … Continue reading

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Putting the “bust” in “Ghostbusters” (Interlude: 992)

Day 57. 181 pages, 88,660 words. I’m saying no change here because I have had a nutty week and my timetable is a mess. This is probably an old joke by now but who cares? The new Ghostbusters trailer is … Continue reading

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Questions for men

Day 37. 86 pages, 41,460 words. The other day, I was amused by a new Twitter hashtag share-rage social activist trigger. Hey, what can I tell you. I’m easily distracted and the Internet rarely disappoints me. Now I think some … Continue reading

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Interlude: Sexy, sexy comic book heroes

A few weeks ago, my news feeds came to glorious, butt-waggling life as the Internet and feminism in general lost their freaking minds over a female superhero in a demeaning costume / bodily position. Amazing, but true. Now, I didn’t … Continue reading

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