A Letter to a Teacher

The other day, I wrote a letter to a long-ago teacher of mine. He was my English teacher back in high school, and he was, finally, pretty great. I don’t know why, at the beginning of things, he was convinced I needed to be booted out of class. But when things finally turned around, they […]

Life in Orbit (meta4ickle)

Sometimes, you’re grateful just to catch the skyhooks as they scream past. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/iJpJL4ccHSo” width=”425″ height=”344″ allowfullscreen=”true” fvars=”fs=1″ /] You’re pushing the limits of your reactor engines, but you need to catch this ride. It’s the only one that will pull you out of this fucking sinkhole of a gravity well, where everything weighs too […]


Okay, universe. I got the message, loud and clear. I believe in magic again. Also, in Jpop. I was telling someone how my experience of Japanese pop culture media is something like what I’d expect a group of alien children might make if they were trying to fake their way through American pop culture production.Which, […]