Veganuary: How to Go Vegan and Not Hate It

Greetings, friends, and a very merry Veganuary to you! After the approximately 500 years that comprised 2020, it's nice to take a clean step into 2021 and entertain a shred of optimism that this year may be better. And while we can't control what The World at large does, we can at the very least … Continue reading Veganuary: How to Go Vegan and Not Hate It

Why are people so mad at J.K. Rowling?

You may have noticed that a lot of people are not so pleased with J.K. Rowling as of late, and if you haven't delved too deeply into the issue, you may be wondering why emotions are running so high.

On Gender Identity and How To Be Cool

All right. Gender identity. Let's rap. So, there seems to be a lot of confusion out there about sex, gender, gender identity, etc., so I figured I would offer a quick primer for anyone in need of clarification. I'll start out by saying that there's a certain fluidity to all of this, and one person's … Continue reading On Gender Identity and How To Be Cool

The CW’s Nancy Drew: Queer Ladies and Considerate Ghosts

So, full disclosure about me: I have been a Nancy Drew fan for a very, very long time. It was a big part of my formative years, and I've reread the books multiple times in my adult life and continue to enjoy them very much. So, naturally, when I heard that the network that brought … Continue reading The CW’s Nancy Drew: Queer Ladies and Considerate Ghosts

A scenario entirely unconnected to current events

Firefighters: So, we've been making some progress on putting out the fire, but as you can see, there's still a lot of work left to do. People: Oh, yeah, it looks so much better! Okay, you can stop now. Firefighters: But...there's...still fire? People: Nah, I think we're heading in the right direction. Just stop what … Continue reading A scenario entirely unconnected to current events

SO YOU WANT TO BE A VEGAN… (Part 2: Calcium)

Hello, friends. You may remember me from such posts as SO YOU WANT TO BE A VEGAN... (Part 1) and Nutritiony Things I Have Learned # 1 (Protein). Or perhaps this is your first visit to my weird little blog, in which I case, welcome. In today's installment of SO YOU WANT TO BE A … Continue reading SO YOU WANT TO BE A VEGAN… (Part 2: Calcium)

SO YOU WANT TO BE A VEGAN… (Part 1: Basics)

So, you want to be a vegan! Or, more likely, you don't. Hey, that's all right. Thassokay. No judgment here. We cool. But even if you don't want to be a vegan, maybe you have some questions or want to know a little bit about these mysterious kale-eating creatures, so hey, let's start with a … Continue reading SO YOU WANT TO BE A VEGAN… (Part 1: Basics)