Monthly Archives: November 2014

Everyone a very special, unique victim


Remember last week when I said I was busy with an important project? Well, I just handed it in on Wednesday and I am DONE (for now) with it! It was the second draft of the prospectus for my dissertation. I don’t wanna say too much about it now, cause my professors haven’t gotten back […]

Cool vid

A straight guy talking with two of his gay friends, discussing the trials they’ve dealt with in being gay *and* a minority in their countries *and* apostates from their religious community. I’m not gay m’self, but these cats seem pretty cool–wouldn’t mind buying ’em a beer sometime. If you’re interested in progressive politics, I recommend […]


Wither Pickup Artistry? Advice for Young men

One of the best, most even-handed assessments of the PUA scene I’ve happened across in quite a while.

You Mean They Were Mothers and Fathers?

Originally posted on If you're not part of the steamroller, you're part of the road:
Since the invention of machines their primary purpose has been to make human lives easier by allowing for the mundane activities of mankind to be outsourced to digital automation. Yet, in this quest to better humanity, the act…

Busy, busy

Gotta put the blog on hold for a bit, friends–REALLY busy with several projects. I might tell you about them when I get back, but till then, we’ll have to say adieu for a little while. ;_;

Not much progress, but some…

Somewhat disappointed today, friends, but not too badly so. I haven’t gotten as much work done on my various projects as I’d liked, as I’ve been very busy taking care of some things for a class I’m teaching. However, I’ve managed to accomplish two things: 1: Just about finish up an approximately 5000 word summary […]

More Wisdom On Moving To A New Place

As I mentioned last week, friends, I moved into a new apartment recently. Couldn’t say much since I was so busy, but things have calmed down a little and now I’ve gotten a bit of free time. So let me provide you with a handful of insights I’ve managed to glean over the course of […]

Sweet Potato, Celeriac, and Spinach Risotto

Originally posted on Average Culinary Adventures:
You can probably tell I’m slightly obsessed with celeriac at the moment, what with the way I’m using them in all my recipes. As a self-professed carnivore, the discovery that there are not only edible but also tasty vegetables out there has been nothing short of revolutionary. Celeriac’s great because you…