This Time It's Personal

A Constellation of Guiding Stars

As my mama always said, every pipe bomb has a silver lining. 2016 hasn't been the most uplifting of years, world-events-wise. This summer we saw two lone-wolf terrorist attacks, shootings of police and by police, as well as a violent military coup attempt. And personally, I'm worried by the rise…



reflecting on :the game:

Holy nostalgia, Batman! I found the original concept "art" for a videogame I made eight years ago. (And on my birthday, too! It's my birthday today! It's a really sad & tragic date but whoo birthdayyyyy!) On November 1st, 2008 – remember that? the week obama was elected? – I…



A Problem With "Emergent Evil"

Apparently, my last post on emergent evil – the idea that good individuals can nevertheless be part of an evil collective – resonated with a lot of people! More than I thought it would. It even got a tiny write-up on KillScreen, for some reason. But even though I think 'emergent evil'…