Offsetting flights

Yesterday, I came back from a quick trip to Paris. I’m expecting to make one more round trip flight this year. And to be honest, with all the news coming from IPCC that climate change is moving faster than anticipated, I am not only leery of flying but feel guilty...
Maxim 70

Maxim 70

Howard Tayler’s Schlock Mercenary universe has 70 Maxims of Maximally Effective Mercenaries. They’re all great, I would expect nothing less from Howard, but one of them, in particular, is close to my heart. Failure is not an option – it is mandatory....

Jason Bourne and the art of disappearing

This post contains spoilers for the 2016 movie Jason Bourne. I’ve been skipping a lot of the bigger movies in recent years. But lately, my partner and I have been watching movies while we eat breakfast during days off. Since neither of us had seen Jason Bourne, its...
Burnout

Burnout

It’s not a secret that I started writing again, when IT gave me my first burnout. I stopped writing in my early twenties because I needed to “get a real job”. I spent most of my teens being food insecure, and that shit is not romantic. Hell,...

What if Magneto’s family didn’t die?

This post contains spoilers for X-Men: Apocalypse, and Deadpool 2. The other day, my partner and I got to talking about spoilers. I don’t mind spoilers. As film critic April Wolfe says “It’s not what happens but how it happens that matters”. My partner made a point...