Don't forget that Billy Graham was a terrible person.
The only way to revitalize atheism is to embrace social justice without reservation.
Excited to see a new @KameronHurley tale on this week!
"Escape Pod 611: When We Fall" http://escapepod.org/2018/01/18/escape-pod-611-fall/
The great Levar Burton starts reading again on 16 Jan - with a story from award-winning alumnus of Escape Artists Podcasts John Chu.
If you can't wait for Levar Burton Reads, check out John's stories & narrations now!
civic mindedness Show more
Yes, please vote.
And also consider signing up to be an election judge. Contact your local board of elections for training & certification!
It's a long, hard day, but so worth it.
Podcast recommendation Show more
This week's episode of Escape Pod: "Even the Queen" by SFWA Grand Master Connie Willis, read by @vforvoice
Shameless self-promotion Show more
You know, if anyone challenges you to name the last non-genre/non-SF/non-fantasy book you read, you could do worse than tell them you read this:
The kinda numbers that make one rethink their life choices:
captive animals & gender confusion Show more
We've had this turtle for 2 years & only just found out she's female. We're still getting used to the pronouns.
She didn't eat all of her feeder fish this summer, so there are 5 goldfish in the tank. She does hunt them, so tension is building.
It's funny to see the humans forget & call her "he" when she's hunting, but "she" when she's resting and watching the fish swim around.
I don't think the turtle cares what we call her.
Hobbies Show more
I also do #genealogy research and blog about it:
Favorite story: a 6x-great grandfather was a Hessian soldier captured by Washington who refused to leave New Jersey after the end of the war. (search the blog for Leopold Zindle)
Complaining about nothing Show more
Called out sick from the Day Job, the dog is being annoying, and I'm too grumpy and cough-ing-y to focus on writing, so the day feels like a waste.
But now I know how the "content warning" thingy works.
@jrblackwell - I just cobbled together a bio about you on the Escape Artists wikia (http://escape-artists.wikia.com/wiki/J._R._Blackwell)
I recognize some of your friends from there, too - I hope I did you all justice!
I debated long and hard about whether to make a fart joke about this, but I have decided not to do so.
I *might* be growing up. (I hope not.)
Anyway, this is my first Toot. Enjoy this picture of my dog. https://scifi.fyi/media/cpXH8kfM_8u8ua8EqvA
Associate Editor at Pseudopod.org and aspiring writer - turning my midlife crisis into a midlife epic is hard work.
I keep a bio here: http://escape-artists.wikia.com/wiki/Tad_Callin